Dr. Rafael Fletes Jr, MD

Dr. Rafael Fletes Jr, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Rafael Fletes Jr, MD is a nephrology & hypertension specialist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in nephrology & hypertension, nephrology, and more.

801 MacArthur Blvd Ste 205

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 836-2740

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Fletes Jr'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.

3  Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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4  Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Uc San Diego Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Uc San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fletes Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fletes Jr' Reviews

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Dr. Fletes Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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