Nephrologist: Sylvester Barnes, MD | Loyola Medicine

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Sylvester Barnes, MD


Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hemodialysis
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disorder
  • Kidney Failure
  • Lupus
  • Nephritis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Physical Exam
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Disease (Kidney Disease)
  • Urinary Infection

About Dr. Barnes

Football, Movies

Medical Education

Medical School
Indiana University School of Medicine
Aurora Medical Center - Internal Medicine
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Nephrology

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Nephrology