Dr. Luis Uribe, MD

Dr. Luis Uribe, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 66

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Luis Uribe, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Kenner, LA. Dr. Uribe has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner and East Jefferson General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Uribe to book an appointment.


Kidney Consultants, LLC

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Kenner200 W Esplanade Ave Kenner, LA 70065

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Quiet Hospital Patients said the hospital this doctor practices at is quiet. See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Uribe

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Uribe treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Uribe treats other conditions, please contact the office at (504) 464-8712.

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Uribe typically treats 56% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Chronic Kidney Diseases
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Dr. Uribe's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acquired Kidney Disorders
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(504) 229-0389

Dr. Uribe accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Blue Card PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Galaxy Health Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
TriCare for Life
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a nephrologist, it is important to me that my patients receive proper information to help them understand and accept their health condition. I empathize...Read more


Dr. Luis Gabriel Uribe was born in Colombia and naturalized in the United States in 1987. He is married and currently lives in Metairie. Dr. Uribe likes...Read more


  • Nephrology


Tulane University School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Universidade del Valle, Colombia
Medical School
Hosp U del Valle
Internship Hospital


  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

Kenner, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

East Jefferson General Hospital

Metairie, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)