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Dr. Wesam Ballouk, MD

Nephrology*
2.6 (5)
Map Pin Small Memphis, TN
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Wesam Ballouk, MD

Dr. Wesam Ballouk, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Memphis, TN. They specialize in Nephrology, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Damascus University and is affiliated with Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis, Methodist North Hospital, Methodist University Hospital and Saint Francis Hospital - Bartlett. Dr. Ballouk, completed a residency at University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Patients rated Dr. Ballouk an average 2.6 star rating.

Dr. Ballouk works at Practice in Memphis, TN with other offices in Bartlett, TN and Millington, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Acute Kidney Failure, End-Stage Renal Disease and Hypertensive Chronic 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. Ballouk's Office Locations

  1. 1
    The Kidney Group of Memphis Pllc
    2225 Union Ave Ste 100, Memphis, TN 38104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (901) 726-1161
  2. 2
    Wesam Ballouk, MD
    2996 Kate Bond Rd Ste 401, Bartlett, TN 38133 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (901) 726-1161
  3. 3
    Fresenius Medical Care Millington
    7840 Church St, Millington, TN 38053 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (901) 873-0920
  4. 4
    Office
    1533 Bonnie Dr, Memphis, TN 38116 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (901) 624-3833
  5. 5
    Mkds Fresenius Medical Care of Whitehaven
    4115 S Plaza Dr, Memphis, TN 38116 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (901) 398-6388

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
  • Methodist North Hospital
  • Methodist University Hospital
  • Saint Francis Hospital - Bartlett

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Acute Kidney Failure
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Acidosis
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Amyloidosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
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Atherosclerosis
Back Pain
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Burn Injuries
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Cyst
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes
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Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Nephropathy
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Electrolyte Disorders
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Folic Acid Deficiency
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Glomerulonephritis
Gout
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Hammer Toe
Headache
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Heart Disease
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
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Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hip Pointer
Histoplasmosis
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hyperlipidemia
Hypoglycemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Infectious Diseases
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Failure
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
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Nephrotic Syndrome
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteomalacia
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Polyneuropathy
Potassium Deficiency
Proteinuria
Radiculopathy
Raynaud's Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Renal Hypertension
Renal Osteodystrophy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sarcoidosis
Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Secondary Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
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Shortness of Breath
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Skin Ulcer
Sleep Apnea
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Swine Flu
Systemic Vasculitis
Thyroid Goiter
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
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Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing
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Yeast Infections
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Hemodialysis
Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
Immunization Administration
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Biopsy
Renal Scan
Smoking Cessation Counseling
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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    About Dr. Wesam Ballouk, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1841291762
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University Tn
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Damascus University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Wesam Ballouk, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ballouk is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Ballouk has seen patients for Acute Kidney Failure, End-Stage Renal Disease and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ballouk on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Ballouk. The overall rating for this provider is 2.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ballouk.

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