Dr. Robert Hillyer, MD

Dr. Robert Hillyer, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Robert Hillyer, MD is a nephrology specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1980 and specializes in nephrology.

27209 Lahser Rd Ste 222

Southfield, MI 48034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
high
more than 83% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 81% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Hillyer'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*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • 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
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • 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
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Tulsa Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Tulsa Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hillyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hillyer's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hillyer to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hillyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Would have been a new patient...I already had to wait 3 months for an appointment then he cancelled and didn't have another one for 2 more months. Very unprofessional
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Excellent and thorough! Great personality and always takes the time to address my questions or concerns. I'm very comfortable with his knowledge and expertise. Most of all I love his personality! He really cares!
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