Dr. Philip Tuso, MD

Dr. Philip Tuso, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Philip Tuso, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lancaster, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from St Georges U in 1986 and specializes in nephrology.

615 W Avenue L

Lancaster, CA 93534

Contact Information

(877) 554-4404

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
more than 41% of peers
Renal Osteodystrophy
normal
more than 38% of peers
Kidney Disease
normal
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Tuso'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

28  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • St Georges U
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Griffin Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Griffin Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tuso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tuso's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tuso to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tuso's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Great doctor, cares about patients and follow s up. Was always there at the hospital with my and helped her through a hard. Hard to find someone like him.
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