Dr. Michael Germain, MD

Dr. Michael Germain, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Germain, MD is a nephrology specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in nephrology.

100 Wason Ave Ste 200

Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information

(413) 733-9666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Germain performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Germain "I believe in individualizing care. One size does not fit all."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • 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 Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Cambridge Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Cambridge Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Hennepin Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Hennepin Co Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • american college of physician teaching award, 2000
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Germain's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Germain to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Germain's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Germain accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts PPO
  • Cigna
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health
    Network Health HMO
  • Northeast Health Direct
    Northeast Health Direct PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Secure Horizons
    United Behavioral Health HMO
    United Behavioral Health PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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