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Dr. Ranka Samsa, MD

Nephrology ·  Female · Age 56

Dr. Samsa

South Mountain Nephrology LLC

5 Franklin Ave Ste 401 Belleville, NJ 07109

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Dr. Ranka Samsa, MD is a nephrology specialist in Belleville, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of Zagreb, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Samsa 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
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Samsa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gout
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Samsa treats Gout more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Samsa treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Samsa treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Samsa treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Samsa treats Hyperkalemia more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Samsa treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Samsa's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • 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
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Samsa

3.7

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
10%
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1 Star
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Dr Samsa is a very caring doctor. She is very intelligent and explains things in a manner in which her patient can understand. Her bed side manner is wonderful she makes her patients feel good about themselves.
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Horrible office staff. We waited over an hour and a half. She wasn’t prepared and didn’t have test results printed or reviewed in advanced. She saw the patient in the hospital and didn’t remember. She is a ditz.
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One of the most caring doctors I've ever met.
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Excellent doctor! She has been my nephrologist for 12 years and I would highly recommend Dr. Samsa. She is professional, friendly and always concerned about her patient's well being.
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She is so rude, can not help at all. Bad attitude al the time. No recommended
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Excellent staff very courteous
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ranka Samsa, MD is a nephrology specialist in Belleville, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of Zagreb, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Education

Beth Israel Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Beth Israel Med Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Beth Israel Med Center
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Zagreb, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1994
1986

Languages

  • Croatian
  • English

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59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average