Dr. Syed J. Ahmed, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 59

812 W King St
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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Procedures Dr. Ahmed Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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Hospital Quality

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Cleveland Regional Medical Center
201 East Grover Street
Shelby, NC 28150
Kings Mountain Hospital
706 West King Street
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

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Nephrology Associates
Nephrology Associates
812 W King St
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Nephrology Associates
1019 N Lafayette St Ste 1
Shelby, NC 28150
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    Dr. Ahmed's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.

    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Beth Israel Med Center
    Ny Med Coll/Met Hospital Center
    St Luke's Roosevelt St Lukes D
    University Of Ky Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ahmed & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Ahmed'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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    Office Locations

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    Nephrology Associates
    812 W King St
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 730-8877 (Office)
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    Nephrology Associates
    1019 N Lafayette St Ste 1
    Shelby, NC 28150
    (704) 487-9766 (Office)
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