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Dr. Matthew Ellis, MD

Nephrology*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Durham, NC
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Matthew Ellis, MD

Dr. Matthew Ellis, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Durham, NC. They specialize in Nephrology, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Duke University and is affiliated with Duke Regional Hospital, Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center, Duke University Hospital, Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Duke Health Raleigh Hospital, ECU Health North Hospital, Johnson City Medical Center, Nash General Hospital, Sampson Regional Medical Center, Scotland Memorial Hospital and The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ellis an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Ellis works at Practice in Durham, NC with other offices in Charlotte, NC. They frequently treat conditions like Nephrotic Syndrome, Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) and Congenital Cystic Kidney 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. Ellis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Private Diagnostic Clinic Pllc
    40 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC 27710 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 684-8111
  2. 2
    Office
    63362 PO Box, Charlotte, NC 28263 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 684-8111
  3. 3
    Duke University Hospital
    2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27705 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (407) 667-0444
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  4. 4
    Eye Care Associates
    2351 ERWIN RD, Durham, NC 27705 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 684-8111

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Duke Regional Hospital
  • Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center
  • Duke University Hospital
  • Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center
  • Cape Fear Valley Medical Center
  • Duke Health Raleigh Hospital
  • ECU Health North Hospital
  • Johnson City Medical Center
  • Nash General Hospital
  • Sampson Regional Medical Center
  • Scotland Memorial Hospital
  • The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Nephrotic Syndrome
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease

Treatment frequency



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Nephrotic Syndrome
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Systemic Vasculitis
Acidosis
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Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Chronic Tubulo Interstitial Nephritis
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus
Fabry's Disease
Goodpasture's Disease
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pyonephrosis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Ureteral Stones
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Cystometry
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Plasmapheresis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney
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    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
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    About Dr. Matthew Ellis, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1316048424
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Duke University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Ellis has seen patients for Nephrotic Syndrome, Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) and Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ellis on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Ellis. 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. Ellis.

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