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Dr. Ashvin Baru, MD

Nephrology*
5.0 (8)
Map Pin Small Austin, TX
Accepting new patients
13 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ashvin Baru, MD

Dr. Ashvin Baru, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Austin, TX. They specialize in Nephrology, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with St. David's South Austin Medical Center and Ascension Seton Hays. Patients rated Dr. Baru an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Baru works at Austin Kidney Associates in Austin, TX with other offices in Kyle, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Acidosis, Hyperkalemia and End-Stage Renal Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Baru's Office Locations

  1. 1
    South Austin
    321 W Ben White Blvd Ste 205, Austin, TX 78704 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (512) 451-5800
  2. 2
    Austin Kidney Associates
    134 Elmhurst, Kyle, TX 78640 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (512) 451-5800

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • St. David's South Austin Medical Center
  • Ascension Seton Hays

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Acidosis
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Hyperkalemia
End-Stage Renal Disease
Acute Kidney Failure
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Hypercalcemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Dehydration
Gout
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Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney
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    About Dr. Ashvin Baru, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 13 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1114216009
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Ashvin Baru, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Baru is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Baru has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Baru has seen patients for Acidosis, Hyperkalemia and End-Stage Renal Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Baru on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Baru. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Baru.

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