Dr. Robert Mackow, MD

Dr. Robert Mackow, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Robert Mackow, MD is a nephrology specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1979 and specializes in nephrology.

13135 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy Ste 135

Fairfax, VA 22033

Contact Information

(703) 961-0488

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Elderplan
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mackow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mackow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mackow to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Mackow's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went with my father to see Dr. Robert Mackow. We waited over 2 hours just to be called back. The front desk let us knew that Dr. Mackow was going to be late. No worries. It happens. He then came after 45 mins in the room and without looking at my father just said you need to be on a kidney...more
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Dr. Mackow has an extremely unpleasant personality. He refused to treat me because I made a complaint against the DaVita Dialysis Center. He called me a trouble maker and refused to treat me in the Reston Inova Hospital. I filed a complaint against him, the Reston Inova Hospital staff, and the...more
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Would not refer anyone to him. I would be concerned about their health. We were made to wait 45 minutes, we had been referred by my oncologist yet he had no idea why we were there. Drugs I take for my cancer and my epilepsy he had never heard of. He did not have the most current blood test and...more
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