Dr. Nicolae Caraiani, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 55

Dr. Caraiani

North Shore Hematology Oncology Associates PC

2500 Nesconset Hwy Bldg 14a Stony Brook, NY 11790

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(631) 689-7800

Dr. Nicolae Caraiani, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Stony Brook, NY and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Caraiani has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Inst Med Bucuresti medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mather Hospital and St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Caraiani to book an appointment.

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Affiliated with Mather Hospital Port Jefferson, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Caraiani

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Caraiani treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Caraiani treats other conditions, please contact the office at (631) 689-7800.

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. Caraiani 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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Acute Glomerulonephritis
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Dr. Caraiani's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Small Kidney
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me


Dr. Nicolae Caraiani, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Stony Brook, NY and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Caraiani has more...Read more


  • Nephrology

Board Certifications


Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
Fellowship Hospital
Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
Residency Hospital
Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
Internship Hospital
Inst Med Bucuresti
Medical School


  • English
  • French


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What are Dr. Nicolae Caraiani, MD's top areas of care?

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

Where is Dr. Nicolae Caraiani, MD's office located?

Dr. Caraiani's office is located at 2500 Nesconset Hwy Bldg 14a, Stony Brook, NY 11790. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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North Shore Hematology Oncology Associates PC2500 Nesconset Hwy Bldg 14a Stony Brook, NY 11790

Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Mather Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Smithtown, NY

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average