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Dr. George Fares, MD

Nephrology*
5.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Springfield, MA
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. George Fares, MD

Dr. George Fares, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Springfield, MA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Universite Joseph Fourier (Grenoble I), Ufr De Medecine and is affiliated with Baystate Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Fares an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Fares works at Practice in Springfield, MA with other offices in Enfield, CT and Chicopee, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Proteinuria, Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III and Acute Kidney Failure 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. Fares' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Western New England Renal and Transplant Associates PC
    100 Wason Ave, Springfield, MA 01107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 733-9666
  2. 2
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    140 Hazard Ave Ste 103, Enfield, CT 06082 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 733-9666
  3. 3
    Select Physical Therapy - Enfield
    113 Elm St, Enfield, CT 06082 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (860) 745-9800
  4. 4
    Riverbend Medical Group
    444 Montgomery St, Chicopee, MA 01020 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 594-3111

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Baystate Medical Center
  • Mercy Medical Center

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Proteinuria
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Acute Kidney Failure
Acute Kidney Infection
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Stones
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vitamin D Deficiency
Peritoneal Dialysis
Acidosis
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Alkalosis
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus
Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Pyonephrosis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Systemic Vasculitis
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Vasculitis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney
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    • Aetna
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    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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    • Cigna
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    • Coventry Health Care
    • Fallon Community Health Plan
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    About Dr. George Fares, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French
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    NPI Number
    • 1740260843
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Universite Joseph Fourier (Grenoble I), Ufr De Medecine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

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

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Fares. 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. Fares.

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