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Dr. Richard Barager, MD

Nephrology*
3.3 (7)
Map Pin Small Oceanside, CA
Accepting new patients
43 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Richard Barager, MD

Dr. Richard Barager, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Oceanside, CA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 43 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School and is affiliated with Tri-City Medical Center. Dr. Barager, completed a residency at Grady Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Barager an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. Barager works at Practice in Oceanside, CA with other offices in San Diego, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders, Mineral Metabolism Disorders and Hypokalemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California 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. Barager's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Seaside Nephrology Inc.
    3300 Vista Way Ste B, Oceanside, CA 92056 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 967-9900
  2. 2
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    9610 Granite Ridge Dr Ste B, San Diego, CA 92123 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 967-9900

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  • Tri-City Medical Center

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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Hypokalemia
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
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Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Acidosis
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Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Potassium Deficiency
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
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    About Dr. Richard Barager, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 43 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1508864448
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University Calif
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Richard Barager, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Barager is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Barager has seen patients for Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders, Mineral Metabolism Disorders and Hypokalemia , and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Barager on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Barager. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Barager.

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