Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD

Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD

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Nephrology  ·  
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40 y/o
(2)

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Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in nephrology.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy Fl 5

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization
  • Medicaid

Learn about Dr. Blemur

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Top Care Areas

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

Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nephritis and Nephropathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Blemur'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.

Dr. Blemur's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blemur "Dr. Blemur earned his medical degree at the Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his internship, and residency in internal medicine followded by a nephrology fellowship at the University of Illinios at Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blemur "Dr. Blemur earned his medical degree at the Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his internship, and residency in internal medicine followed by a nephrology fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Blemur does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acquired Kidney Disorders
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • 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 Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Illinios At Chicago Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Blemur has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Blemur has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Blemur does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Blemur and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Blemur's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blemur to family and friends
2 total reviews

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4.5
based on 72 total reviews (21 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Blemur's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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