Dr. Robert Qualheim, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Robert Qualheim, MD
Dr. Robert Qualheim, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Boone, NC. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Qualheim is affiliated with Johnson County Community Hospital and Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

400 Shadowline Dr Ste 101

Boone, NC 28607

Contact Information

(828) 263-8707

Dr. Robert Qualheim, MD

Dr. Robert Qualheim, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 88% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 75% 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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Pitt Co Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Riverside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Ala
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Qualheim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Qualheim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Qualheim to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Qualheim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
Patient Comments (1)
in JEFFERSON, NC |
It is has been several years since I have had occassion to go see D, Qualheim but have nothing but the highest praise for him from when I did see him, not only as a doctor but as a hhuman. He is undoubtedly one of the nicest gentlemen I have had the priviledge of meeting.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Qualheim accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Qualheim has admitting privileges

Caldwell Memorial Hospital
321 Mulberry St SW
Lenoir, NC 28645
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Johnson County Community Hospital
1901 S Shady St
Mountain City, TN 37683
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