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Dr. Sudhakar Relton, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Relton

Southside Kidney Specialists

3400 S Crater Rd Petersburg, VA 23805

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Dr. Sudhakar Relton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Petersburg, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1980 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.


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Dr. Relton accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Relton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Relton treats Acidosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Relton treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Relton treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Relton treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Relton treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Relton treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Relton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Sudhakar Relton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Petersburg, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1980 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Renal Dialysis Technology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Eastern Virginia Med School Aff Program
Residency Hospital
1987
Frankford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
Medical School
1973
Madras Loyola College
Undergraduate School
1989
1987
1980
1973

Languages

  • Tamil
  • English

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59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)