Dr. Gordon Ijelu MD Nephrologist

Dr. Gordon Ijelu is a nephrologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Chestnut Hill Hospital and Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from University of Benin Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Ijelu accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Chestnut Hill Hospital and one of 24 at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Hypertension

Clinical Interests: Diabetes Complications

Hospital Affiliation

Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
High performing in Nephrology

Chestnut Hill Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1989 - 1991

University of Benin Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1978

Publications & Presentations

Various methods for calculation of Kt/V: a clinical comparison.
Ijelu, G., Corona, M., Raja, R. M.

Kt/V and hemodialysis morbidity revisited.
Ijelu, G., Goldstein, M., Raja, R. M.

Effect of recombinant human erythropoietin on vascular access.
Dy, G. R., Bloom, E. J., Ijelu, G. K., Merritts, G. W., Kramer, M. S., Raja, R. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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