Dr. Richard Halterman, MD

Dr. Richard Halterman, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Halterman, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Boulder, CO. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

4743 Arapahoe Ave Ste 104

Boulder, CO 80303

Contact Information

(303) 443-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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more than 81% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 71% of peers
Kidney Disease
more than 63% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Halterman "The physicians and staff of Western Nephrology operate with integrity and compassion and value our relationships with patients, health partners and community. We practice medicine in the most comprehensive, evidence-based approach possible. Through collaboration, integration, innovation and use of technology we maintain our position at the forefront of evolving healthcare delivery models that improve quality of life, outcomes and cost."


  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Dr. Halterman does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


Read More


  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Halterman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Halterman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halterman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halterman to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (11 with comments)
Dr. Halterman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (11)
in Lafayette, CO |
Very caring and great attention to detail.
in Longmont CO |
Dr Halterman has been my Nephrologist fo 17 years through diagnosis, treatment, dialysis and transplant. I am blessed to have him and his staff caring for me!
in Broomfield, CO |
Dr Halterman is very personable and thoural. I would highly recommend him.
Broomfield, CO |
Very nicea
Broomfield, CO |
Very kind and thorough regarding my entire health issues. Cool friendly down to earth. Staff as well.
in Lafayette, CO |
Dr. Halterman is an absolute godsend! I don't know where I would be without him and the wonderful staff of Western Nephrology
Lafayette, CO |
Dr. Halterman has followed me for years for my kidney issues and is keeping me stable. I would highly recommend him.
Boulder, CO |
Dr. Halterman is very attentive, listens well to all my concerns and very kind. An excellent physician.
in Thornton, CO |
Professional, sincere, caring, and partnering in progress with me. Feel like part of a team working on personal goals together.
in Boulder, CO |
Excellent at everything. Follows up and is always looking for better ways to improve my well being. I fell that I am in the best hands possible. The support team is equally excellent. Thanks.
in Boulder, CO |
He takes the time to listen to your concerns and answer your questions. I have had to go to many doctors because of a severe medical issue and he was by far the best.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Halterman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Halterman has admitting privileges

Longmont United Hospital
1950 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO 80501
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