Dr. Perisco Wofford, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(5)
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Dr. Perisco Wofford, MD
Dr. Perisco Wofford, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Wofford is affiliated with Methodist University Hospital.

4567 Millbranch Rd

Memphis, TN 38116

Contact Information

(901) 345-1454

Dr. Perisco Wofford, MD

Dr. Perisco Wofford, MD

Accepted insurance

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 89% of peers
Acidosis
high
more than 89% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

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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*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • 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
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wofford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wofford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wofford to family and friends
2.6
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Wofford's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Memphis, TN |
He is very caring. He gives his expertise as an internist and kidney doctor to his patient, who Is my mom. Her vitals are checked constantly to ensure success of her treatments and the family is notified. His staff also inform us if there are any other procedures needed and they prepare and leave us feeling very comfortable and assured. I would highly recommend him.
in Memphis, TN |
Dr Wofford was my primary care specialist when he was in studentppractice at Methodist Central. He's got an excellent bedside manner and always given me exemplary service... I'd recommend him,to anyone needing a great doctor.
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Dr. Wofford accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Wofford has admitting privileges

Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
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