Dr. Umamaheswara Varanasi, MD

Dr. Umamaheswara Varanasi, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Umamaheswara Varanasi, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Bakersfield, CA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 48 years. Dr. Varanasi is affiliated with Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District, Bakersfield Heart Hospital, Delano Regional Medical Center, Mercy Hospitals, Bakersfield Memorial Hospital and Adventist Health Bakersfield.

620 34th St

Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Information

(661) 324-4721

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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more than 98% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Varanasi "Competent and compassionate care for all dialysis patients."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal 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
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Westchester Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Westchester Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Wisconsin Madison
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Westchester Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Varanasi accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Varanasi has admitting privileges

Adventist Health Bakersfield
2615 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Bakersfield Heart Hospital
3001 Sillect Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
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Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
420 34th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Delano Regional Medical Center
1401 Garces Hwy
Delano, CA 93215
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Mercy Hospitals
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District
115 W E St
Tehachapi, CA 93561
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