Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD

Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD

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Nephrology  |  
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40 y/o
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Dr. Pierre Blemur, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

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Top Care Areas

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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

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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."

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Blemur does not have any board certifications listed.

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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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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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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

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Dr. Blemur's Reviews

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

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4.6
based on 71 total reviews (11 with comments)
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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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blemur accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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Hospitals where Dr. Blemur has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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