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Dr. Zipporah Krishnasami, MD

Nephrology*
Map Pin Small Charleston, SC
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Zipporah Krishnasami, MD

Dr. Zipporah Krishnasami, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Charleston, SC. They specialize in Nephrology, has 28 years of experience. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with University Medical Center. Dr. Krishnasami, completed a residency at University of Al Hospital.

Dr. Krishnasami works at MUSC Health Rutledge Tower in Charleston, SC. 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. Krishnasami's Office Locations

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    MUSC Health Rutledge Tower
    135 Rutledge Ave # 1, Charleston, SC 29425 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (843) 876-0111

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  • University Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    • 28 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1063449569
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Al Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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    Dr. Krishnasami works at MUSC Health Rutledge Tower in Charleston, SC. View the full address on Dr. Krishnasami’s profile.

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