Dr. Ahmad O. Rifai, MD

Dr. Ahmad O. Rifai, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension | Male | 49 years old

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Complex Medicine made easy. We follow the WE CARE guidelines W Wellness C Compassion E Excellence A Accountability R Respect E Empathy We provide medical care and consultation in a relaxed atmosphere, on a referral and consultative basis only. Your Healthcare is our PriorityRead more

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Dr. Rifai's Care Philosophy

Complex Medicine made easy.

We follow the WE CARE guidelines

W Wellness

C Compassion

E Excellence

A Accountability

R Respect

E Empathy

We provide medical care and consultation in a relaxed atmosphere, on a referral and consultative basis only. Your Healthcare is our Priority

Dr. Rifai's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Nephrology & Hypertension
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Education

  • Medical School
    Aleppo University

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    East Tennessee State University / Quillen College Of Medicine

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Tennesseee Medical Center

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Tennessee At Memphis

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    American College Of Aleppo

    Graduated in 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Central Line Insertion
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis