Dr. Wan-Fung Kwan, MD

Dr. Wan-Fung Kwan, MD

Nephrology | Male | 61 years old

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Dr. Kwan specializes in Nephrology and practices in Gadsden, AL. He practices at 1 location.

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in Weaver, AL |
Dr. Kwan only had this one review that was very bad. I don't know what went wrong with that patient. I do know, however, that he restored my kidney function and kept me out of dialysis. He was VERY concerned about my condition. When my kidney function started working again, he was practically floating on air, when he told me. He was both professional and very caring. In fact, he was wonderful! I would recommend Dr. Kwan to anyone needing a caring doctor in his field. Saw in hospital.
in Gadsden? Al. |
Dr.Kwan let infection spread into my guts. After repeated attempts to get him to put me on antibiotics, he would not come look at my stomach he had a nurse take a pic and send to him. Where he decided I didn't need them. Two days later my incision exploded from infection. During this time I was called by UAB with a donor kidney for me. I lost due to the infection. Since he has lied more than a child. To bad there the only nephrologist close. Stay away at all costs. If you're in GADSDEN. Im sorry
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  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  Malpractice claims in Alabama not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Education

  • Medical School
    National Defense Medical Center

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Long Island College Hospital

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Long Island College Hospital

    Completed in 1992

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Albert Einstein College Med

    Completed in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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