Dr. Shirley Whitaker, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 67
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shirley Whitaker, MD
Dr. Shirley Whitaker, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Springfield, MA. She is 67 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Whitaker is affiliated with Baystate Medical Center.

2150 Main St

Springfield, MA 01104

Contact Information

(413) 733-0010

Dr. Shirley Whitaker, MD

Dr. Shirley Whitaker, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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more than 16% of peers
Kidney Disease
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more than 9% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
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more than 2% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Whitaker does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Whitaker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Whitaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Whitaker accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Whitaker has admitting privileges

Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
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