Dr. Mary Buffington, MD

Nephrology ·  Female · Age 56

Dr. Buffington

LSUHSC Nephrology Group

1501 Kings Hwy Shreveport, LA 71103

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Dr. Mary Buffington, MD is a nephrology specialist in Shreveport, LA. She specializes in nephrology.


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Biography

Dr. Mary Buffington, MD is a nephrology specialist in Shreveport, LA. She specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

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Dr. Buffington accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Buffington's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buffington treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Buffington treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buffington treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Buffington treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buffington treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Buffington treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Buffington's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • 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
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency