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Dr. John Whalen II, MD

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51 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Whalen II, MD

Dr. John Whalen II, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Dubuque, IA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 51 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and is affiliated with Midwest Medical Center, Mercyone Dubuque Medical Center, Southwest Health Center, UnityPoint Health - Finley Hospital, Genesis Medical Center, Dewitt, Grant Regional Health Center, Guttenberg Municipal Hospital, Jackson County Regional Health Center, Memorial Hospital Of Lafayette County, Mercyone Clinton Medical Center, Mercyone Dyersville Medical Center, Mercyone Elkader Medical Center, Mercyone Oelwein Medical Center, Regional Medical Center and Richland Hospital. Dr. Whalen II, completed a residency at University Iowa Hosps and Clins. Patients rated Dr. Whalen II an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Whalen II works at Practice in Dubuque, IA with other offices in Platteville, WI and Darlington, WI. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III, Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Whalen II's Office Locations

  1. 1
    1500 Delhi St Ste 2100, Dubuque, IA 52001 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (563) 557-9111
  2. 2
    Tri State Dialysis Platteville
    1250 E Business Highway 151, Platteville, WI 53818 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (608) 348-5064
  3. 3
    Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County
    800 Clay St, Darlington, WI 53530 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (608) 776-4466
  4. 4
    Grand River Medical Group Multi-specialty Clinic
    1515 Delhi St Ste 100, Dubuque, IA 52001 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (563) 557-9111

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  • Midwest Medical Center
  • Mercyone Dubuque Medical Center
  • Southwest Health Center
  • UnityPoint Health - Finley Hospital
  • Genesis Medical Center, Dewitt
  • Grant Regional Health Center
  • Guttenberg Municipal Hospital
  • Jackson County Regional Health Center
  • Memorial Hospital Of Lafayette County
  • Mercyone Clinton Medical Center
  • Mercyone Dyersville Medical Center
  • Mercyone Elkader Medical Center
  • Mercyone Oelwein Medical Center
  • Regional Medical Center
  • Richland Hospital

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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease

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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Tubulo Interstitial Nephritis
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Acute Kidney Failure
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Stones
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Congenital Renal Dysplasia
Diabetes Insipidus
Fabry's Disease
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Kidney Infection
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Systemic Vasculitis
Ureteral Stones
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney
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    About Dr. John Whalen II, MD

    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
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    • 1285694802
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    Education & Certifications

    • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    • University Iowa Hosps and Clins
    • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
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    • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
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    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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    Dr. Whalen II has seen patients for Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III, Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Whalen II on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Whalen II. 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. Whalen II.

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