Dr. Kassaw Joseph, MD

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Dr. Kassaw Joseph, MD

Nephrology | Male

Eastern Kentucky Kidney Care 141 Weddington Branch Rd, Pikeville, KY 41501 Get Directions
(606) 437-0662

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Dr. Joseph specializes in Nephrology and practices in Pikeville, KY. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

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    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Dehydration
    • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Disease
    • 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
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Small Kidney
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Procedures Performed

    • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis

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      • Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: KY. Reported by the Virginia Board of Medicine INCIDENT LOCATION: PIKEVILLE, KY /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: Nephrologist at time, patient was given wrong dose of medication caused pt to be immuno compromised on Methotrxate.
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Volgograd Medical Institute

      Graduated in 1984

    • Internship Hospital
      Metro Hosp-Ny Med Coll

      Completed in 1990

      Volgograd Med Inst Aff Hosps

      Completed in 1984

    • Residency Hospital
      St Johns Episcopal Hosp

      Completed in 1992

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Beth Israel Hosp Ctr

      Completed in 1994

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    Languages Spoken

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