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Dr. Ira Epstein, DO

Nephrology*
4.9 (34)
Map Pin Small North Richland Hills, TX
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ira Epstein, DO

Dr. Ira Epstein, DO is a Nephrology Specialist in North Richland Hills, TX. They specialize in Nephrology, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with Medical City Fort Worth, Medical City North Hills and Texas Health Heb. Dr. Epstein, completed a residency at Cooper Hosp-UMC. Patients rated Dr. Epstein an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Epstein works at Practice in North Richland Hills, TX with other offices in Denton, TX and Fort Worth, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Hyperparathyroidism and Parathyroid (Gland) Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and CareFirst 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. Epstein's Office Locations

  1. 1
    North Texas Kidney Disease Associates
    6331 Boulevard 26 Ste 220, North Richland Hills, TX 76180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 628-0284
  2. 2
    North Texas Kidney Disease Associates
    3315 Colorado Blvd Ste 102, Denton, TX 76210 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 628-0284
  3. 3
    Fresenius Kidney Care East Fort Worth
    1032 Sandy Ln, Fort Worth, TX 76120 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 429-1944

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  • Medical City Fort Worth
  • Medical City North Hills
  • Texas Health Heb

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Hyperparathyroidism
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II

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Hyperparathyroidism
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Hypertension
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Acute Kidney Infection
Anemia
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Autoimmune Diseases
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Dehydration
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Nephrotic Syndrome
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Preeclampsia
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Vascular Disease
Dialysis
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End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
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    • Aetna
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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1205886207
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Metropolitan Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Cooper Hosp-UMC
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Ira Epstein, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Epstein is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Epstein has seen patients for Hyperparathyroidism and Parathyroid (Gland) Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Epstein on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    34 patients have reviewed Dr. Epstein. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Epstein.

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