Dr. Rachel L. Sturdivant MD Nephrologist

Dr. Rachel Sturdivant is a nephrologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Sturdivant accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 13 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and one of 11 at Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Acute Renal Failure, Chronic Renal Failure & Dialysis, Hypertension

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2000

Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2001–2003

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis associated with influenza a infection.
Sturdivant, R. L., Self, S., Bilic, M.

Automated reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate alters referral patterns to a nephrology clinic.
Vickers, J.A., Sturdivant, R.L.

Merkel cell carcinoma occurring in renal transplant patients.
Urbatsch, A., Sams, W. M., Urist, M. M., Sturdivant, R.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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