Dr. Talanki Viswanath, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Viswanath

Saint Mary Dialysis

14555 Levan Rd Livonia, MI 48154

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Dr. Talanki Viswanath, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Livonia, MI and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Viswanath has more experience with Nephrological Conditions and Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Jjm Medical College, Davangere, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with St. Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Viswanath to book an appointment.


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Dr. Viswanath accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Practice Areas

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanath treats Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Viswanath treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanath treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Viswanath treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanath performs End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Viswanath performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nephritis and Nephropathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanath treats Nephritis and Nephropathy more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Viswanath treats this condition more than 59% of their peers

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Dr. Viswanath's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • 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
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Viswanath's Reviews

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Biography

Dr. Talanki Viswanath, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Livonia, MI and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Viswanath has more experience with Nephrological Conditions and Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy than other specialists i...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1977
Wayne Co Genl Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Sinai Grace Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Sinai Grace Hospital
Internship Hospital
1971
Jjm Medical College, Davangere, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
Medical School

Languages

  • Kannada
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Saint Mary Dialysis

Saint Mary Dialysis14555 Levan Rd Livonia, MI 48154
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Levan Internists

Levan Internists15130 Levan Rd Ste 30 Livonia, MI 48154
2

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St. Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital

Livonia, MI

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)