Dr. Rajendran Alappan, MD

Dr. Rajendran Alappan, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rajendran Alappan, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Buena Vista, GA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

349 Geneva Rd

Buena Vista, GA 31803

Contact Information

(229) 649-2290

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Alappan

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Alappan'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Nephrology
1

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
47

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • 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 Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

More

Read More
3

Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Combined Hosps Bangalore Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Hospital West Indies
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Yale Int Med Primary Care Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Yale School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Alappan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alappan to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Alappan's 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
    Under 10 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Rajendran Alappan, MD?
Are you Dr. Alappan?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Alappan

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alappan accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
    Columbus HMO-Standard
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Alappan has admitting privileges

St. Francis Hospital
2122 Manchester Expy
Columbus, GA 31904
View Hospital Profile
Warm Springs Medical Center
5995 Spring St
Warm Springs, GA 31830
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Nephrology
(1)
Nephrology
(2)