Dr. Cristian D Cipleu MD Nephrologist

Dr. Cristian Cipleu is a nephrologist in Austin, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cornerstone Hospital of CentralTX and Seton Medical Center Austin. He received his medical degree from Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy and has been in practice for 10 years. He is one of 29 doctors at Cornerstone Hospital of CentralTX and one of 29 at Seton Medical Center Austin who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

University Medical Center at Brackenridge
High performing in Nephrology

Cornerstone Hospital of CentralTX

Seton Medical Center Austin
High performing in Nephrology

St. David's Medical Center

St. David's Round Rock Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Austin Medical Education Program - Seton Health
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2003

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2003 - 2005

Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

TX State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Conversion of tunneled hemodialysis catheter-consigned patients to arteriovenous fistula.

Inflow stenosis in arteriovenous fistulas and grafts: a multicenter, prospective study.

Venous mapping using venography and the risk of radiocontrast-induced nephropathy.
Asif, A., Cherla, G., Merrill, D., Cipleu, C.D., Tawakol, J.B., Epstein, D.L., Lenz, O.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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