Dr. Omer Afzal, MD

Dr. Omer Afzal, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Omer Afzal, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Milwaukee, WI. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Read his story

7793 W Appleton Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53222

Contact Information

(414) 393-9810

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Afzal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Afzal "Dr. Afzal graduated from Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, Illinois. After which he completed his Fellowship in Nephrology and Hypertension at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology. Dr. Afzal joined Midwest Nephrology Associates in 2004. He is Medical Director at the Fresenius Medical Care Dialysis Waukesha Facility."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Afzal "My goal is to provide the highest quality of care to patients with kidney disease and on hemodialysis."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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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 Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Afzal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afzal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afzal to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Afzal'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Afzal accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Afzal has admitting privileges

Aurora Medical Center
36500 Aurora Dr
Summit, WI 53066
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Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 W Oklahoma Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital
791 East Summit Avenue
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
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Waukesha Memorial Hospital
725 American Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
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Wheaton Franciscan - Saint Joseph
5000 W Chambers St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
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