Dr. Richard Cross, MD

Dr. Richard Cross, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Cross, MD is a nephrology specialist in Saint Clair Shores, MI and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Kidney Care Specialists Of Michigan

29001 Harper Ave

Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cross performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Cross's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cross "Each patient with kidney-related medical issues has a unique background and family lineage that must be explored to plan the appropriate care. A multitude of disease processes can result in kidney injury, so here at Kidney Care Specialists of Michigan, we specialize in thoroughly investigating all pertinent medical history, treatments, and all medications being taken to uncover the root cause of your problem and tailor therapy to each patient as an individual."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • St John Hospital And Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cross has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cross' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cross to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Cross' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent doctor, who meet me while i was in ICU and stood by me through my entire time while in Kidney dialyses.
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