Dr. Robert Hootkins, MD

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12221 N MO Pac Expy Austin, TX 78758 Get Directions
Dr. Robert Hootkins, MD
Dr. Robert Hootkins, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Austin, TX. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

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Published on the Physics of Dialysis Edited and Written Chapters in Dialysis Textbooks Editor of UpToDate Editor of Seminars in Dialysis Chief of Nephrology & Hypertension @ Austin Diagnostic Clinic

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Dr. Hootkins' Care Philosophy

Published on the Physics of Dialysis Edited and Written Chapters in Dialysis Textbooks Editor of UpToDate Editor of Seminars in Dialysis Chief of Nephrology & Hypertension @ Austin Diagnostic Clinic

Dr. Hootkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Texas Monthly Super Doctor, 2007-08
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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    University Hospital-St Paul
  • Residency Hospital
    Baylor University Med Center
    St Paul Med Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Baylor University Medical Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    Emory University (Honors Chemistry Program)

    Graduated in 1974

    The University Of Texas At Austin (B.S. Chemistry)

    Graduated in 1976

    University Of California Berkley (M.A. and Ph.D.)

    Graduated in 1981

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis