Dr. Osvaldo Wagener, MD

Dr. Osvaldo Wagener, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Osvaldo Wagener, MD is a nephrology specialist in Melrose Park, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Del Litoral in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

1111 Superior St Ste 204

Melrose Park, IL 60160

Contact Information

(708) 223-7920

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
more than 74% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
more than 57% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 48% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wagener "Dr. Wagener has extensive experience in all aspects of kidney diseases as well as hypertension and its complications Dr. Wagener is board certified in internal medicine as well as hypertension and Nephrology."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Universidad Nacional Del Litoral
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Michael Reese Hospital University Ill
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Michael Reese Hospital University Ill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Buenos Aires
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Chicago Pritzker School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Attending Physician of the Year at Westlake Hospital, 2001 and 2
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wagener's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wagener to family and friends
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Dr. Wagener'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 (1)

Dr. Wagener has been nothing but great help when it came to taking care of my dad. He's constantly checking up on him and alerting us immediately if anything unusual comes up in one of my dad's tests. He's been doing everything he can possibly think of to help my dad avoid dialysis and I can't...more
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