Dr. Roger W Coomer MD Nephrologist

Dr. Roger Coomer is a nephrologist in Huntsville, Alabama. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Crestwood Medical Center and Huntsville Hospital. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Crestwood Medical Center and one of 10 at Huntsville Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1994

Vet Admin Medical Center (Nashville TN)
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1994 - 1996

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

TN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Intraperitoneal daptomycin used to successfully treat vancomycin-resistant enterococcus peritonitis.
Hassoun, A. A., Coomer, R. W., Mendez-Vigo, L.

Risk factors for hospitalization in well-dialyzed chronic hemodialysis patients.
Becker, B. N., Coomer, R. W., Fotiadis, C., Evanson, J., Shyr, Y., Hakim, R. M.

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in dialysis patients and estimation of mean interdialytic blood pressure.
Coomer, R. W., Schulman, G., Breyer, J. A., Shyr, Y.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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