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Dr. Richard Fuquay, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. Fuquay

Dallas Nephrology Associates

2651 Bolton Boone Dr Desoto, TX 75115

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(214) 358-2300


Dr. Richard Fuquay, MD is a nephrology specialist in Desoto, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Fuquay accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Humana
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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. Fuquay's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuquay treats Hyperkalemia more than 100% of his peers

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

Hemodialysis
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Dr. Fuquay performs Hemodialysis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fuquay performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuquay treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Fuquay's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • 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 Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Fuquay's Reviews

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Based on 53 reviews

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He has a wonderful way of making you feel that your health is important to him. Encourage you to keep striving for the best.
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The best doctor ever
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Dr. Fuquay really cares about my health and it shows. I could not be happier. He really knows his stuff.
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Dr. Fuquay is certainly very professional also seems like a caring doctor. I have been his patient for 3 years and it's all positive
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I just love Dr Fuquay! Great doctor! He knows just how to convey what you need to know whether it's good or bad! He knows how to encourage when it is needed!
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I like that Dr.Fuquay explains things so that his patients understand their health concerns and he is a really smart doctor
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Dr Fuquay is very professional and explains in detail what he’s trying to accomplish. He staff is also professional and a pleasure to deal with.
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Excellant patient manner. So proactive and positive. Very easy to understand and goes over all the test results.
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very good. He answered all my questions and was to confer urine/blood info with PA Dr. Michael Marshall bout bone density.
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My experience has been a great one, I feel very comfortable with him, he listens to you and make you feel at ease when he explains your diagnoses.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Fuquay, MD is a nephrology specialist in Desoto, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
2012
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2008
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2006
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
2012
2008
2006

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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