Dr. Richard Sweet, MD

Dr. Richard Sweet, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Sweet, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

1001 Potrero Ave Bldg 100

San Francisco, CA 94110

Contact Information

(415) 476-4617

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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more than 16% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
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more than 11% of peers
Hemodialysis
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more than 9% of peers

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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

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Hennepin Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sweet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweet accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sweet has admitting privileges

San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
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