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Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD

Nephrology*
Map Pin Small Rockford, IL
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD

Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL. They specialize in Nephrology, has 16 years of experience. They graduated from Rush Medical College and is affiliated with Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Osf Saint Paul Medical Center, Cgh Medical Center, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center and UW Health. Dr. Murdakes, completed a residency at Rush Medical College.

Dr. Murdakes works at Rockford Nephrology Associates in Rockford, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Kidney Diseases, Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Murdakes' Office Locations

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    Rockford Office
    612 Roxbury Rd, Rockford, IL 61107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (815) 227-8300

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital
  • Osf Saint Paul Medical Center
  • Cgh Medical Center
  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center
  • UW Health

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Hyperkalemia
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Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
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Kidney Stones
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Osteodystrophy
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Alkalosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Dehydration
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Disease
Kidney Hypertrophy
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Nephrotic Syndrome
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
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    About Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1992961593
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Rush Medical College
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Rush Medical College
    Medical Education

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    Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Murdakes is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Murdakes works at Rockford Nephrology Associates in Rockford, IL. View the full address on Dr. Murdakes’s profile.

    Dr. Murdakes has seen patients for Chronic Kidney Diseases, Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Murdakes on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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