Dr. Velia Shkendie, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 48

Dr. Shkendie

Advanced Kidney Care of Hudson Valley PC

425 Robinson Ave Ste 1 Newburgh, NY 12550

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(845) 454-1399

Dr. Velia Shkendie, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Newburgh, NY and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of Tirana medical school in 1997. She is affiliated with White Plains Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shkendie to book an appointment.

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shkendie's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shkendie performs Living Kidney Donor Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shkendie performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Kidney Transplant Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shkendie performs Kidney Transplant Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shkendie performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Renal Scan
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shkendie performs Renal Scan more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shkendie performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shkendie's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Shkendie accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Velia Shkendie, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Newburgh, NY and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2015
Strong Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2013
St Barnabas Hospital
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Tirana
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Velia Shkendie, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shkendie frequently treats Living Kidney Donor Evaluation, Kidney Transplant Evaluation, and Renal Scan. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shkendie treats.

Where is Dr. Velia Shkendie, MD's office located?

Dr. Shkendie's office is located at 425 Robinson Ave Ste 1, Newburgh, NY 12550. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Advanced Kidney Care of Hudson Valley PC425 Robinson Ave Ste 1 Newburgh, NY 12550
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Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center Inc.101 Hospital Rd Patchogue, NY 11772
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Affiliated Hospitals

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White Plains Hospital

White Plains, NY

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)