Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 62


Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Berkoben has extensive experience in Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Medicine in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities Duke University Hospital and Maria Parham Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD

Duke University Health System

2424 Erwin Rd Ste 605 Durham, NC 27705
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Dr. Berkoben is affiliated with Duke University Hospital Durham, a highly rated hospital.

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Berkoben

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Berkoben treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Berkoben treats other conditions, please contact the office at (919) 660-6860.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Berkoben is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Berkoben's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Kidney
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Berkoben accepts the following insurance:

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About Me


Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Berkoben has extensive...Read more


  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology


Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
Duke University Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Medicine
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Berkoben frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Berkoben specializes.

Where is Dr. Michael Berkoben, MD's office located?

Dr. Berkoben's office is located at 2424 Erwin Rd Ste 605, Durham, NC 27705. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Duke University Health System

Duke University Health System2424 Erwin Rd Ste 605 Durham, NC 27705

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Berkoben is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

14 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)

Maria Parham Medical Center

Henderson, NC

48% Patients that would definitely recommend, 22% lower than the national average