Dr. Richard Kasama, MD

Dr. Richard Kasama, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Richard Kasama, MD is a nephrology specialist in Camden, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

401 Haddon Ave Ste 283

Camden, NJ 08103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Nephrotic Syndrome
high
more than 84% of peers
Hyperkalemia
normal
more than 80% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Kasama'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Grad Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Grad Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital Of University Penn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kasama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kasama's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kasama to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kasama's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I reached out to Dr Kasama while he was covering for another Dr during a stay at Salem Memorial Hospital. I was trying to get Dr Kasama to call me to discuss my kidney issues and to get a recommendation for my pain management team to prescribe me because I stopped taking oxycodone to manage my...more
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