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Specializes in Nephrology • Male

5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110
Decatur, GA 30035
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Dr. Amin's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Amin Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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Dekalb Medical
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
Dekalb Medical Center at Hillandale
2801 DeKalb Medical Pkwy
Lithonia, GA 30058

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110
Decatur, GA 30035
NORTHWEST NEPHROLOGY CLINIC
465 Winn Way
Decatur, GA 30030
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    Dr. Amin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Small Kidney
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Amin

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Amin & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Amin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Dekalb Medical

    • Dekalb Medical Center at Hillandale

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Amin's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Amin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    5255 Snapfinger Park Dr Ste 110
    Decatur, GA 30035
    (770) 981-2211 (Office)
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    NORTHWEST NEPHROLOGY CLINIC
    465 Winn Way
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 355-1446 (Office)
    (404) 328-0226 (Fax)
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