Dr. Uma Pakkivenkata, MD

Dr. Uma Pakkivenkata, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Uma Pakkivenkata, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Dallas, TX. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read his story

9900 N Central Expy Ste 215

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 396-4950

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 96% of peers
Acidosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bone Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Pakkivenkata's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pakkivenkata "Dr. Krishna Pakkivenkata is board certified in both nephrology and internal medicine. After receiving his medical degree from Andhra medical college in India in 1999, he joined Royal College of Physicians to pursue his post doctoral training and graduated in 2004. Dr. Krishna completed his internal medicine residency in 2009 from North Shore Medical Center in Salem, MA and Nephrology training in 2011 from University of Florida."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pakkivenkata "Dr. Krishna has been part of Texas Kidney Institute since 2012.  He is passionate about treating patients with kidney disease. Dr. Krishna's patients have immense trust in his ability and like the way he takes time to patiently explain the diagnosis and the treatment plan."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Andhra Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pakkivenkata has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pakkivenkata's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pakkivenkata to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Pakkivenkata's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pakkivenkata accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Baylor Scott & White - Sunnyvale
231 S Collins Rd
Sunnyvale, TX 75182
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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Garland
2300 Marie Curie Dr
Garland, TX 75042
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Dallas Regional Medical Center
1011 N Galloway Ave
Mesquite, TX 75149
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Lake Pointe Medical Center
6800 Scenic Dr
Rowlett, TX 75088
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