Dr. Ronald D Perrone MD Nephrologist

Dr. Ronald Perrone is a nephrologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Perrone accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at Tufts Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Hereditary Kidney Disease Genetics

Clinical Interests: Kidney, Transplants, Polycystic Kidney Disease; clinical trials; Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

Tufts Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Grady Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1977

Grady Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1978

Boston University Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1979–1981

Drexel University College of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Nephrology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASN), American Society of Nephrology

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Assessment of kidney function
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Calculation of the creatinine clearance
Perrone RD, Inker LA

Drugs that elevate the serum creatinine concentration
Perrone RD, Inker LA

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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