Metro Nephrologist

Patient Reviews

4.7
  • 14 patient ratings
  • 1 comment

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Metro Nephrologist when asked is excellent. Metro Nephrologist has been reviewed by 14 patients. The rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Metro Nephrologist as provided by patient reviews is 8 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Schools

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine

Languages

  • English

Health Insurance Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Humana
  • HAP
  • Cigna
  • PriorityHealth

Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

Hospital Affiliations

  • St John Hospital & Medical Center Detroit, MI
  • McLaren - Oakland Pontiac, MI
  • DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital Detroit, MI
  • Hutzel Women's Hospital Detroit, MI
  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospital Clinton Township, MI
  • DMC Huron Valley - Sinai Hospital Commerce Township, MI
  • Providence-Providence Park Hospital, Southfield Campus Southfield, MI
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital & University Health Center Detroit, MI
  • DMC - Sinai-Grace Hospital Detroit, MI
  • Harper University Hospital Detroit, MI
  • Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital Commerce Township, MI
  • Providence Hospital and Medical Center Southfield, MI
  • Providence Park Hospital Novi, MI
  • Sinai-Grace Hospital Detroit, MI
  • St John Detroit Riverview Hospital Detroit, MI
  • St. John Hospital & Medical Center Detroit, MI
  • St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Macomb Center) Warren, MI
  • POH Medical Center Pontiac, MI
  • Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe Grosse Pointe, MI
  • Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak Royal Oak, MI
  • Beaumont Hospital,Troy Troy, MI
  • Hutzel Women's Hospital Detroit, MI
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Detroit, MI
  • St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Oakland Center) Madison Heights, MI
  • St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Pontiac, MI

Information about group practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine.


Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.


Benefits of Group Practice

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing