Dr. Stephen Vaccarezza, MD

Dr. Stephen Vaccarezza, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Stephen Vaccarezza, MD is a nephrology specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

6240 Montrose Rd

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

(301) 231-7111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
more than 86% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

34  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vaccarezza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vaccarezza to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vaccarezza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Vaccarezza determined my issue and took action which stabilized the situation. Not much fanfare or a slew of medicines and tests. However an accurate assessment of situation from the get go.
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