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Dr. Zulfiqar Rizvi, MD

Nephrology*
3.7 (3)
Map Pin Small Palos Heights, IL
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55 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Zulfiqar Rizvi, MD

Dr. Zulfiqar Rizvi, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Palos Heights, IL. They specialize in Nephrology, has 55 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA / ANCHORAGE CAMPUS and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central Dupage Hospital, Loyola University Medical Center and Palos Community Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Rizvi an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Rizvi works at Practice in Palos Heights, IL with other offices in Evergreen Park, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Hypertension along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rizvi's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Environmental & Respiratory Medicine
    12255 S 80th Ave Ste 203, Palos Heights, IL 60463 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 448-1400
  2. 2
    Lela Demeter MD PC
    11824 Southwest Hwy Ste 130, Palos Heights, IL 60463 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 371-1030
  3. 3
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    9401 S Pulaski Rd Ste 203, Evergreen Park, IL 60805 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 425-6225

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Medicine Central Dupage Hospital
  • Loyola University Medical Center
  • Palos Community Hospital

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Hypertension
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Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Acidosis
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Acute Kidney Failure
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Gout
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Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Acute Kidney Infection
Alkalosis
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
End-Stage Renal Disease
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrotic Syndrome
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Ureteral Stones
Vasculitis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney
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    About Dr. Zulfiqar Rizvi, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 55 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Ukrainian
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    NPI Number
    • 1144276361
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA / ANCHORAGE CAMPUS
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Rizvi has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rizvi has seen patients for Hypertension, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rizvi on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Rizvi. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rizvi.

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