Dr. Carmen A. Peralta MD Nephrologist

Dr. Carmen Peralta is a nephrologist in Oakland, California. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. She is one of 13 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 31 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #7 in Nephrology

San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001 - 2004

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2006 - 2008

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Publications & Presentations

Association of Urinary Injury Biomarkers with Mortality and Cardiovascular Events.
Sarnak, M. J.,Katz, R.,Newman, A.,Harris, T.,Peralta, C. A.,Devarajan, P.,Bennett, M. R.,Fried, L.,Ix, J. H.,Satterfield, S.,Simonsick, E. M.,Parikh, C. R.,Shlipak, M. G.

Evaluating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Prediction Model in Young Adults: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.
Carson, A. P.,Lewis, C. E.,Jacobs, D. R.,Peralta, C. A.,Steffen, L. M.,Bower, J. K.,Person, S. D.,Muntner, P.

The associations between metabolic variables and NT-proBNP are blunted at pathological ranges: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
Sanchez, O. A.,Duprez, D. A.,Bahrami, H.,Daniels, L. B.,Folsom, A. R.,Lima, J. A.,Maisel, A.,Peralta, C. A.,Jacobs, D. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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