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Dr. Paul Sacks, MD

Nephrology*
4.2 (10)
Map Pin Small Phoenix, AZ
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Paul Sacks, MD

Dr. Paul Sacks, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Phoenix, AZ. They specialize in Nephrology, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from MCMASTER UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES and is affiliated with HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center. Dr. Sacks, completed a residency at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sacks an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Sacks works at Practice in Phoenix, AZ. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona 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. Sacks' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Akdhc LLC
    9100 N 2nd St Ste 221, Phoenix, AZ 85020 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 943-1231
  2. 2
    Building Blocks Counseling LLC
    15255 N 40th St Ste 135, Phoenix, AZ 85032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 943-1231
  3. 3
    Office
    15846 N Cave Creek Rd Ste 2, Phoenix, AZ 85032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 971-4555
  4. 4
    Albert P Pepka MD
    16620 N 40th St Ste B4, Phoenix, AZ 85032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 559-5770

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III

Treatment frequency



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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Stones
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vitamin D Deficiency
Acidosis
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Acute Glomerulonephritis
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Gout
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Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Potassium Deficiency
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Vasculitis
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound
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    About Dr. Paul Sacks, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1255334892
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Michael Reese Hosp, University Chicago
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • MCMASTER UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Sacks accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

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

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Sacks. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sacks.

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