Dr. Deborah Burgess is a nephrologist practicing in Lackland, TX. Dr. Burgess specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Burgess most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.
Education and Training
Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences,Bethesda, Md, United States 1985
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine 1985
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
Dr. Deborah Narkun Burgess MD's Practice location
Lackland, TX 78236Get Direction
Dr. Deborah Narkun Burgess MD's reviewsWrite Review
- Does Acute Renal Failure Cause Death?
Our body machinery comprises of various parts and components all together, embedded to function as a whole unit to support life. Each component that forms a part of the body machine has a specific contribution and any malfunction in any of the components can have adverse effects on the entire body....
- What Is Rhabdomyolysis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
IntroductionRhabdomyolysis is a complex medical condition that involves a rapid destruction of the skeletal muscle tissues along with the release of muscle proteins and other muscle cell contents to leak outside of the cells and into the bloodstream. This leakage includes the following muscle...
- What Could Lead to Nephrotic Syndrome?
IntroductionNephrotic syndrome refers to a group of symptoms that occur when there is something wrong with your kidneys. It can affect people of all ages and is often treatable. Kidney damage may be suspected if an individual shows any of the following symptoms:...
- Why do Kidney Stones Form in Different Sizes?
What are Kidney Stones?Kidney stones are concentrated minerals and acid salts which accumulate in the kidney or the urinary system as crystal structures or stones. They occur when our body lacks fluids required to dissolve minerals and salts present in the urine. Initially the stones will be small...
- Vertigo: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Vertigo is a fairly common condition that causes an individual to feel as if their head is spinning and he or she becomes dizzy. It is usually temporary, only for a few seconds to minutes, occurring only when you make sudden head movements, but sometimes it can be so severe that it begins to...
- What Could Swollen Feet Mean?
Swollen feet can be easily linked to pregnancy, standing for long hours, or injury by most people. These cases are often temporary and not a cause for concern. However, swollen feet can also be experienced by people without these factors and can be a sign of an underlying medical condition,...
- Dr. Melissa Ray Isbell MD7434 Louis Pasteur Dr San Antonio TX 78229
- Dr. Deandra Martin MD11481 Toepperwein Rd San Antonio TX 78233
- Dr. Varshasb Broumand M.D.343 W. Houston St. San Antonio TX 78205
- Dr. Christopher Anthony Dyer MD8300 Floyd Curl Dr San Antonio TX 78229
- Dr. Mohammad Reza Mizani M.D.11212 State Hwy 151 San Antonio TX 78205
- Dr. Christopher A. Gisler MD4502 Medical Dr San Antonio TX 78229