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Dr. Richard Cornell, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Cornell

Dr. Richard Cornell, MD is a nephrology specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.


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(877) 585-9660

Dr. Cornell accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
Pathway X Ind Direct Access KY
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Bluegrass Family Health
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Medicaid
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Cigna
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Coventry Health Care
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Medicaid
Humana
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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Dr. Cornell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornell treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 99% of his peers

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

Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornell treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Cornell treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornell treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Cornell treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Cornell's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • 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 Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

OUR MISSION          
Is to provide the highest quality, most comprehensive and up-to-date care for patients with kidney disease in a courteous, respectful, and timely manner.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1999
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1994
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
1997
1996
1994

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