Dr. Muhammad Alam, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 54

812 W King St
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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Dr. Alam's Experience

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Dr. Alam's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Alam Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Conditions Dr. Alam Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Cleveland Regional Medical Center
201 E Grover St
Shelby, NC 28150
Rutherford Hospital
288 S Ridgecrest Ave
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Nephrology Associates
NEPHROLOGY ASSOCIATES OF THE CAROLINAS PA
812 W King St
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Nephrology Associates
Nephrology Associates
1019 N Lafayette St Ste 1
Shelby, NC 28150
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    Dr. Alam's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Goodpasture's Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hungry Bone Syndrome
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Hypertrophy
    • Kidney Stones
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
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    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Small Kidney
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Alam

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka
    Graduated in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alam & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Alam's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cleveland Regional Medical Center

    • Kings Mountain Hospital

    • Rutherford Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alam

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alam to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Dr. Alam's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Alam

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 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

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alam accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Nephrology Associates
    NEPHROLOGY ASSOCIATES OF THE CAROLINAS PA
    812 W King St
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 730-8877 (Office)
    (704) 487-9891 (Fax)
    B
    Nephrology Associates
    1019 N Lafayette St Ste 1
    Shelby, NC 28150
    (704) 487-9766 (Office)
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    Nephrology Associates
    1019 N Lafayette St Ste A
    Shelby, NC 28150
    (704) 730-8877 (Office)
    D
    Nephrology Associates
    141 Laurel Hill Dr Ste 1
    Rutherfordton, NC 28139
    (828) 287-3993 (Office)
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