Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 72

Dr. Chawla
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Hypertension & Kidney Ctr

851 Main St Ste 1 South Weymouth, MA 02190

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(781) 337-6500

Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in South Weymouth, MA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chawla has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Duke U, School of Medicine medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with South Shore Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chawla to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chawla

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chawla treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chawla treats other conditions, please contact the office at (781) 337-6500.


Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

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Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephritis and Nephropathy
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Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Chawla treats at a


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Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Kidney Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease
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Dr. Chawla's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Chawla accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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    Dr. Chawla is one of the most caring and respectful doctors. He truly goes above and beyond for his patients. My Dad has been his patient for 6 years. Through this time he has put my Dad's health as if he were caring for his own family member. My Dad recently was hospitalized. He had the hospital doctors caring for him but to no surprise Dr. Chawla came to the hospital to scrutinize my Dad's care. We are truly Blessed to have Dr. Chawla taking care of my Dad!!! He is so amazing!! Thank you!
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    About Me


    Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in South Weymouth, MA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chawla has more...Read more


    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology


    Boston U Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital
    Boston VA Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    Boston VA Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    Duke U, School of Medicine
    Medical School


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Chawla has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Chawla frequently treats Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Chawla specializes.

    Where is Dr. Rajinder Chawla, MD's office located?

    Dr. Chawla's office is located at 851 Main St Ste 1, South Weymouth, MA 02190. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Hypertension & Kidney Ctr851 Main St Ste 1 South Weymouth, MA 02190
    330 Libbey Industrial Pkwy East Weymouth, MA 02189

    Affiliated Hospitals

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    South Shore Hospital

    South Weymouth, MA

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