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Dr. Roger Getts Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Roger Getts has the following 2 specialties

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2014)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2014)

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Dialysis
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Urinalysis
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Getts is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Geisinger Community Medical Center

    1800 Mulberry St
    Scranton, PA 18510

  • Marian Community Hospital

    100 Lincoln Ave
    Carbondale, PA 18407

  • Moses Taylor Hospital

    700 Quincy Ave
    Scranton, PA 18510

  • Wayne Memorial Hospital - Honesdale

    601 Park St
    Honesdale, PA 18431

  • Mercy Hospital/Scranton

    746 Jefferson Ave
    Scranton, PA 18510

  • Community Medical Center/Scranton

    1822 Mulberry St
    Scranton, PA 18510

  • Mercy Special Care Hospital

    128 W Washington St
    Nanticoke, PA 18634

  • Wayne Memorial Hosp
  • Education

    17 Years Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2000

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