Dr. William Paxton, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 54

Dr. Paxton
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Georgia Nephrology

595 Hurricane Shoals Rd Nw Ste 100 Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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(404) 645-7150

Dr. William Paxton, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Eastside Medical Center and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Paxton to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Paxton is affiliated with Emory Johns Creek Hospital Johns Creek, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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  • Hospital Satisfaction
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Paxton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Proteinuria
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Proteinuria more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Paxton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • 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)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Paxton accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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    I've been seeing Dr. Paxton for about 7 years as a dialysis patient. Out of all the doctors I have seen over the years, he's the best one I've had. He has a great bedside manner, he is compassionate and he takes as long as necessary to listen and go into detail about what he's doing.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. William Paxton, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Emory...Read more

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Education

    2001
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1998
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1997
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. William Paxton, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Paxton has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. William Paxton, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. William Paxton, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. William Paxton, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Paxton frequently treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload, Vitamin D Deficiency, and Proteinuria. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Paxton treats.

    Where is Dr. William Paxton, MD's office located?

    Dr. Paxton's office is located at 595 Hurricane Shoals Rd Nw Ste 100, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Georgia Nephrology

    Centers for Orthopedic Rehab595 Hurricane Shoals Rd Nw Ste 100 Lawrenceville, GA 30046
    1

    Practice

    Snellville Dialysis2135 Main St E Ste 130 Snellville, GA 30078
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Paxton is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Eastside Medical Center

    Snellville, GA

    64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

    Emory Johns Creek Hospital

    Johns Creek, GA

    76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

    Northside Hospital Gwinnett

    Lawrenceville, GA

    70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

    4 Awards Received