Dr. Leopoldo Raij MD
Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology1611 Nw 12th Ave Box 016960 M851 Miami FL, 33136
Dr. Leopoldo Raij is a nephrologist practicing in Miami, FL. Dr. Raij specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Raij 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
Univ Nac De Rosario- Fac De Med- Rosario-Sf- Argentina 1967
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr, Internal Medicine
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