What does a GFR of 83 mean?

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Mild kidney impair.
60-89:  Mild kidney function loss, classified as stage 2.

At this stage, doctors focus on treating underlying disease like diabetes, high blood pressure. And you will need to change your lifestyle, eat healthy.
It may mean you have minor kidney function impairment. The normal eGFR is above 90ml/min. The eGFR is related to age. If your serum creatine is normal, no need to worry.