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Dr. Thomas Wheeler, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Wheeler

Columbia Nephrology Assosciates

121 Park Central Dr Ste 200 Columbia, SC 29203

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Dr. Thomas Wheeler, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2003 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.


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(803) 252-9907

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Wheeler's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
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Dr. Wheeler treats Hypotension (Excluding Maternal) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Acidosis
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Dr. Wheeler treats Acidosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Hyperkalemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler'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 Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Wheeler, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2003 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2008
University Of Alabama Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2006
University Of Alabama Hosp
Residency Hospital
2004
University Of Alabama Hosp
Internship Hospital
2003
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1999
Birmingham Southern College
Undergraduate School
2008
2006
2004
2003
1999

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