Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 46

Dr. Baltodano
Telehealth services available

Dr Liong office

1901 S 1st St Ste 600 McAllen, TX 78503

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(956) 631-6136

Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in McAllen, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Doctors Hospital At Renaissance and Knapp Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baltodano to book an appointment.

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Dr. Baltodano is affiliated with Mission Regional Medical Center Mission, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Good Patient Care
    Patients said they had exceptional care at this hospital. See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Baltodano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baltodano treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Baltodano treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baltodano treats Acidosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Baltodano treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baltodano treats Hyperkalemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Baltodano treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Baltodano's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in McAllen, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Doctors Hospital At Renaissance...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2013
Univ of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2009
Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Baltodano frequently treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations, Acidosis, and Hyperkalemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Baltodano treats.

Where is Dr. Ricardo Baltodano, MD's office located?

Dr. Baltodano's office is located at 1901 S 1st St Ste 600, McAllen, TX 78503. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Dr Liong office

Dr Liong office1901 S 1st St Ste 600 McAllen, TX 78503
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Practice

2014 E Griffin Pkwy Mission, TX 78572
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1203 St Claire Blvd # St9 Mission, TX 78572
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Valley Hemodialysis Center1325 E Quebec Ave McAllen, TX 78503
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Baltodano is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Doctors Hospital At Renaissance

Edinburg, TX

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Knapp Medical Center

Weslaco, TX

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Mission Regional Medical Center

Mission, TX

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Rio Grande Regional Hospital

McAllen, TX

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

South Texas Health System Edinburg

Edinburg, TX

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)