Dr. Abdel Abu Shamat, MD

Dr. Abdel Abu Shamat, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Abdel Abu Shamat, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Mansoura University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

333 Dr Michael Debakey Dr Ste 140

Lake Charles, LA 70601

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

45  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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  • Mansoura University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Mansoura University Hosp/Mansoura University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Jordan University Hosp/ Jordan University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Meml Hospital Of Ri/ Brown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Fla Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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    16 to 30 minutes
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