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Dr. Ruth McDonald, MD

Pediatric Nephrology •  Female • Age 63

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Dr. McDonald

Seattle Childrens Hosp Nephrlgy

4800 Sand Point Way NE Seattle, WA 98105
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(206) 987-2524

Dr. Ruth McDonald, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1987 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

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Dr. McDonald's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McDonald treats Kidney Disease more than 4% of her peers

Dr. McDonald treats this condition more than 4% of her peers

Dr. McDonald's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ruth McDonald, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1987 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Chldn's Hospital and Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Chldn's Hospital and Med Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Chldn's Hospital and Med Center
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School

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