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Dr. Prakash Prabhu, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 59

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Dr. Prabhu

Columbia Nephrology Assosciates

121 Park Central Dr Ste 200 Columbia, SC 29203

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Dr. Prakash Prabhu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from L.T. M. Medical College in 1985 and specializes in nephrology, interventional nephrology, and more.


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Dr. Prabhu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Dr. Prabhu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prabhu treats Acidosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Prabhu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prabhu treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Prabhu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prabhu treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Prabhu treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Prabhu's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Prakash Prabhu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from L.T. M. Medical College in 1985 and specializes in nephrology, interventional nephrology, and more.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Florida International University College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
1992
St.James University Hospital, Leeds Uk
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Musgrove Park Hospital, Somerset, Uk
Internship Hospital
1989
Royal Liverpool Hosp
Internship Hospital
1987
James Padget Hospital, Great Yarmouth, Uk
Internship Hospital
1985
L.T.M. Medical College, Bombay India
Internship Hospital
1985
L.T. M. Medical College
Medical School
1983
L.T. Municipal Medical College, Bombay India
Undergraduate School
1977
K.J. Somaiya College, Bombay India
Undergraduate School
1996
1994
1992
1989
1989
1987
1985
1985
1983
1977

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Lexington Medical Center

West Columbia, SC

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Providence Health

Columbia, SC

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average