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Dr. Nicholas Herrera, MD

Nephrology*
3.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Kansas City, MO
Accepting new patients
14 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Nicholas Herrera, MD

Dr. Nicholas Herrera, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Kansas City, MO. They specialize in Nephrology, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch and is affiliated with University Of Kansas Hospital, North Kansas City Hospital, Ascension Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg, Citizens Memorial Hospital, Coffey County Hospital and The University of Kansas Health System Great Bend Campus. Patients rated Dr. Herrera an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Herrera works at Practice in Kansas City, MO with other offices in Kansas City, KS. 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. Herrera's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Children's Mercy Kansas City
    2401 Gillham Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 234-3030
  2. 2
    University of Kansas Hospital Transplant Center
    3901 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66160 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (913) 588-3961
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    Office
    2000 Olathe Ste A, Kansas City, KS 66160 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (913) 588-1908
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    The University of Kansas Hospital
    4000 Cambridge St, Kansas City, KS 66160 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (913) 588-1227
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Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • University Of Kansas Hospital
  • North Kansas City Hospital
  • Ascension Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg
  • Citizens Memorial Hospital
  • Coffey County Hospital
  • The University of Kansas Health System Great Bend Campus

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End-Stage Renal Disease
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
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Hypokalemia
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vitamin D Deficiency
Abdominal Pain
Acidosis
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Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
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Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Arthritis
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atherosclerosis
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Coccygeal Pain
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diarrhea
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Dyslipidemia
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Sprain
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Fever
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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gout
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Itchy Skin
Kidney Stones
Knee Sprain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
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Neurogenic Bladder
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteomalacia
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pharyngitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyuria
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Postnasal Drip
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Rickets
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Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shortness of Breath
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Throat Pain
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Valley Fever
Vasculitis
Venous Compression
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing
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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
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    About Dr. Nicholas Herrera, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1205149036
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Pediatrics
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Nicholas Herrera, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Herrera is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Herrera. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Herrera.

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