Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD

Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD is a nephrology specialist in Mesquite, TX. He graduated from Universitat Zurich, Medizinische Fakultat and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

5308 N Galloway Ave Ste 200

Mesquite, TX 75150

Contact Information

(214) 358-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Wiederkehr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis


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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Universitat Zurich, Medizinische Fakultat
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wiederkehr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wiederkehr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wiederkehr to family and friends
8 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wiederkehr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Wiederkehr is very professional in his care of patients. He listens to the concern of patient and answer in a way the patient understand.
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Dr Wiederkehr is personable, direct, informative and willing to answer questions. He seems concerned about all the aspects of one's health and provides feedback about possible undesirable drug interactions.
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Very knowledgeable doctor, takes his time with U during visit. Highly recommend.
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My cardiologist referred me to Dr Wiederkehr and described him as a magician with controlling high bp . The first visit, I knew I struck gold! I have had over 30 to 40 doctors , and over 20 surgeries and married to my first RN at 21 , 49 years ago. Most of my career in insurance claims resolution...more
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My husband was actually Dr. Wiederkehr's patient. But as a care giver I was always treated with respect and my feelings and observations were always taken seriously. My husband received excellent care and the trust between doctor and patient was the best. We knew we had found a rare gem when we...more
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