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Dr. Keith Hopkins

Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL

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Office

Chicago, IL

Address

8811 S. Stony Island Avenue, Chicago, IL
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Hopkins
Specializes in Internal Medicine
YES!!: The 2 most common reasons for CKD (chronic kidney disease) are diabetes & hypertension. Improved glucose control, of any sort, will slow the decline in renal function for all diabetics. Regarding medications, the ace-inhibitors slow the decline, but moreso in those spilling protein in their urine. In those with hypertension renal ftn will be helped by improved control as well- & any form will do!

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hopkins is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hopkins is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
MD
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