Dr. Gerald Scott Borrelli M.D.
Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology2001 Laurel Ave Suite 206 Knoxville TN, 37916
Dr. Gerald Borrelli is a nephrologist practicing in Knoxville, TN. Dr. Borrelli specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Borrelli 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
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine 1993
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Nephrology
- Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Program
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