Dr. Robert Smith, DO

Nephrology •  Male • Age 50
  
Dr. Smith
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Associates In Kidney Care

411 Laurel St Ste 2350 Des Moines, IA 50314

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(515) 280-4700

Dr. Robert Smith, DO is a Nephrology Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Smith has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Dallas County Hospital and Guthrie County Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Smith to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Smith

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Smith treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Smith treats other conditions, please contact the office at (515) 280-4700.

Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Smith typically treats 74% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
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Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Smith typically treats 69% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
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Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Smith accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Smith, DO is a Nephrology Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Smith has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

Education

1997
Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Associates In Kidney Care

Associates in Kidney Care Plc.411 Laurel St Ste 2350 Des Moines, IA 50314
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Associates in Kidney Care

Associates in Kidney Care1215 Pleasant St Ste 304 Des Moines, IA 50309
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Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Smith treats patients.

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Dallas County Hospital

Perry, IA

85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

Guthrie County Hospital

Guthrie Center, IA

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

Mahaska Health Partnership

Oskaloosa, IA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

UnityPoint Health - Des Moines Iowa Lutheran Hospital

Des Moines, IA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

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