Dr. Steven Vicks, MD

Dr. Steven Vicks, MD

Nephrology | Male | 66 years old

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Dr. Vicks specializes in Nephrology and practices in Carson City, NV. He practices at 2 locations.

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While Dr. Vicks may be very qualified in his field - his bedside manner is lacking sorely ! After 3 visits he still did not recognize us. Nor did he remember anything about our previous visits. It was starting all over each visit. I'm sure he sees a lot of patients but I think he should take the time to review the chart before starting the visit. I would not want him making decisions that could make or break my health & kidneys , when he can't even remember 1 thing about me.
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  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Education

  • Medical School
    Tufts University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Internship Hospital
    Carney Hospital

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    Carney Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Va Med Center

    Completed in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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