Dr. Ranjit Cheriyan, MD

Dr. Ranjit Cheriyan, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ranjit Cheriyan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Vienna, VA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Sri Krishna Medical College, Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra in 1979 and specializes in nephrology.

8391 Old Courthouse Rd Ste 160

Vienna, VA 22182

Contact Information

(703) 827-8644

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • 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 Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Sri Krishna Medical College, Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Med College Hospital Trivandrum Me
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Dc Genl Hospital Georgetown
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Georgetown University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheriyan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheriyan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheriyan to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cheriyan's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been a patient of Dr. Cheriyan for more than 15 years after being under the care of two other nephrologists. Dr. Cheriyan has been one of the most skilled diagnosticians, and one of the most caring doctors I have had. He is particularly keen at viewing the patient broadly, rather than...more
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He’s the best doctor that i’ve ever met, very kind and helpful..
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