Dr. Vaughn Folkert, MD

Dr. Vaughn Folkert, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Vaughn Folkert, MD is a nephrology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 1974 and specializes in nephrology.

1515 Blondell Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

(866) 633-8255

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Renal Osteodystrophy
high
more than 88% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Folkert's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Folkert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Folkert's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Folkert to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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Dr. Folkert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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