Who Are Some Good Kidney Doctors?


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Nephrologists, or kidney care specialists, from Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute, including Dr. Mauro Braun and Dr. Surafel Gebreselassie, are among the leaders in this field in the United States, as of 2015. Dr. Gabriel Valle from The Kidney & Hypertension Group of South Florida has also received various accolades for his top performance in the field of nephrology, notes The Kidney & Hypertension Group of South Florida.

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Who Are Some Good Kidney Doctors?
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Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute is recognized across the country for its excellent patient care, research and education in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases and disorders related to the kidneys. Dr. Braun, who is a member of the Nephrology and Hypertension department at Cleveland Clinic's Florida location, specializes in nephrology, edema, Goodpasture syndrome, end-stage renal disease, glomerular disorders and Fabry's disease in adult patients, states Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Gebreselassie is a practitioner at Transplantation Florida whose expertise lies in nephrology, dialysis and glomerular conditions. Other top nephrologists serving at Cleveland Clinic's Main Campus, include Dr. Diana Deitzer, Dr. Sevag Demirjian and Dr. Richard Fatica. Dr. Deitzer's specialization includes adult nephrology while Dr. Demirjian is an authority in acute kidney injury and growth failure in children with kidney disease. Dr. Fatica, meanwhile, specializes in renal transplantation and kidney with pancreas transplantation.

Dr. Valle is board certified in nephrology, geriatrics, internal medicine and critical care medicine. He has been consistently named as the "Top Area Nephrologist" by Gold Coast Magazine and as "Top Doctor" by Castle-Connolly. Additionally, The New York Times lauded Dr. Valle as a "Top Doctor" in Nephrology's "Best Doctors" and he is also acclaimed as the U.S. World and News Report's "Top Nephrologist" in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale.

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