Dr. Melinda Phinney, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 57
  
Dr. Phinney
Accepting new patients

NE Ohio Nephrology Associates

411 E Market St Akron, OH 44304

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Dr. Melinda Phinney, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Akron, OH and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Ohio Medical College - Toledo medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with medical facilities Akron General Medical Center and Summa Health System - Akron Campus. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Phinney to book an appointment.


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  • Low Wait Times
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Dr. Phinney accepts the following insurance:

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Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Silver Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
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The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Phinney's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vitamin D Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Phinney treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 98% of her peers

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

Bone Disorders
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Dr. Phinney treats Bone Disorders more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Phinney treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Phinney treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Phinney treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Phinney's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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MY MOM IS A PATIENT OF DR MELINDA PHINNEY AND SHE IS SO AWSOME WE JUST LOVE DR PHINNEY SHE TAKES GREAT CARE OF MY MOM THANK YOU DR PHINNEY
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Melinda Phinney, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Akron, OH and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Ohio Medical College - Toledo medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with medical facilities Akron Gener...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Univ Hosps Of Cleveland
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Akron City Hosp
Residency Hospital
1990
Akron City Hosp
Internship Hospital
1989
Ohio Medical College - Toledo
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

NE Ohio Nephrology Associates

Northeast Ohio Nephrology Associates411 E Market St Akron, OH 44304
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Akron General Medical Center

Akron, OH

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Summa Health System - Akron Campus

Akron, OH

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)