Dr. Richard Cross, MD

Dr. Richard Cross, MD

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46 y/o
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Dr. Richard Cross, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Saint Clair Shores, MI. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

Kidney Care Specialists Of Michigan

29001 Harper Ave

Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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

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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."
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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 Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • 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.

Education

  • 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

Dr. Cross does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cross and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cross' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cross to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Cross' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Roseville, MI |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cross accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Elect Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security HMO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Lincs
    Blue Lincs HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
    Caring Program for Children
    Community Blue PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Medicare Select HMO
    Prudent Buyer
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Carefirst Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna Network
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Indemnity EPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink HMO
    Carelink PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance HMO
    Health Alliance PPO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Senior Plus HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Freedom
    Freedom HMO
    Freedom PPO
    Gold
    Gold Choice
    Gold HMO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Tricare
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    Medicare Select PPO
    Priority Health HMO
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice EPO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Select HMO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Cross has admitting privileges

Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
15855 19 Mile Rd
Clinton Township, MI 48038
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Beaumont Hospital - Grosse Pointe Campus
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
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Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus
44201 Dequindre Rd
Troy, MI 48085
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Saint John Hospital and Medical Center
22101 Moross Rd
Detroit, MI 48236
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St. John Macomb - Oakland Hospital, Warren Campus
11800 E 12 Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48093
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