Dr. Scott Wenderfer, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 47

Dr. Scott Wenderfer, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine medical school in 2001. He is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wenderfer to book an appointment.

Dr. Wenderfer

UT Physicians-Pediatrics-The Kids Place

6410 Fannin St Ste 500 Houston, TX 77030
Telehealth services available

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Acidosis
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Acute Glomerulonephritis
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Acute Kidney Failure
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Alkalosis
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Chronic Glomerulonephritis
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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Dr. Wenderfer treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 43% of his peers

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  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
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Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
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Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
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Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
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Congenital Renal Dysplasia
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Dehydration
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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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End-Stage Renal Disease
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Hemodialysis
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Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
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Hydronephrosis
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Hypercalcemia
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Hyperkalemia
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Hypertension
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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
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Hypokalemia
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Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
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Kidney Hypertrophy
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Kidney Infection
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Kidney Infection, Acute
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Kidney Infection, Chronic
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Kidney Stones
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Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wenderfer treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 21% of his peers

Nephritis and Nephropathy
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Dr. Wenderfer treats Nephritis and Nephropathy more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 15% of his peers

Nephrotic Syndrome
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Dr. Wenderfer treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 29% of his peers

Peritoneal Dialysis
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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
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Proteinuria
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wenderfer treats Proteinuria more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Renal Hyperparathyroidism
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Renal Osteodystrophy
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Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
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Systemic Vasculitis
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Vasculitis
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Vitamin D Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wenderfer treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Wenderfer's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Wenderfer, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

2006
UT Health Science Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
UT Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
2002
Meml Hermann Chldns Hosp/U TX Houston
Internship Hospital
2001
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Scott Wenderfer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Wenderfer frequently treats Chronic Kidney Diseases, Nephrotic Syndrome, and Proteinuria. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Wenderfer treats.

Where is Dr. Scott Wenderfer, MD's office located?

Dr. Wenderfer's office is located at 6410 Fannin St Ste 500, Houston, TX 77030. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

UT Physicians-Pediatrics-The Kids Place

UT Physicians-Pediatrics-The Kids Place6410 Fannin St Ste 500 Houston, TX 77030
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Practice

Baylor College of Medicine Texas Childrens Hosp1102 Bates Ave Ste 260 Houston, TX 77030
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Texas Children's Hospital

Houston, TX