Dr. Richard Spong, MD

Dr. Richard Spong, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Richard Spong, MD is a nephrology specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1994 and specializes in nephrology.

516 Delaware St SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455

Contact Information

(612) 626-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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