Dr. Steven Sawelson, MD

Dr. Steven Sawelson, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Steven Sawelson, MD is a nephrology specialist in Gardena, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon in 1982 and specializes in nephrology.

1045 W Redondo Beach Blvd Ste 105

Gardena, CA 90247

Contact Information

(310) 515-0788

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sawelson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Sawelson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sawelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sawelson's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sawelson to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sawelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

dr Sawelson was referred to me by my primary care physician. he and his staff were very knowledgable and helpful. his nurse practitioner is excellent. she has a wonderful bedside manner and really females you feel at ease. my primary care doctor retired after 30 years of service to mr and my...more
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