Dr. Ahmed Elsharkawi, PHD

Dr. Ahmed Elsharkawi, PHD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Ahmed Elsharkawi, PHD is a nephrology specialist in Brunswick, GA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Ain Shams University in 1989 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

2500 Starling St Ste 601

Brunswick, GA 31520

Contact Information

(912) 262-2723

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 4 More

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Elsharkawi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Alkalosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elsharkawi treats Alkalosis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Elsharkawi treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Hydronephrosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elsharkawi treats Hydronephrosis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Elsharkawi treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Limb Swelling
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elsharkawi treats Limb Swelling more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Elsharkawi treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Elsharkawi's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Gout
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hungry Bone Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Purpura
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Systemic Vasculitis
Ultrasound
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

INDIVIDUALIZED TREATMENT, AFFORDABLE CARE, EASY ACCESS TO YOUR PHYSICAN 24/7

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2006
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Emory University
Residency Hospital
2002
Emory University
Internship Hospital
1989
Ain Shams University
Medical School
2006
2004
2002
1989

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • BEST RESEARCH IN NEPHROLOGY, NKF, 2007

Dr. Elsharkawi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elsharkawi

3.9

Based on 8 reviews

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I highly recommend him to everyone. Great physician with a fantastic bedside manor.
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He is to busy. He is a good Doctor but you cant get anything done if you don't have an appt. You can forget last minute Rx. Getting a call back is difficult, waiting in the office is insane, having papers signed Good Luck and staff is not patient and refuse to help you unless its on their timeline.
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He treats most of my family. Dr Shark and Laura have given me the only relief I’ve found in over 10 years. If he wasn’t such a great Dr I don’t think I could tolerate the way his front desk employees treat the patients.They rudely recite any rule they can to say no and rarely even look up. They...Read More
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He was very friendly and made me feel comfortable. He was very thorough in his exam and testing. I have also heard great things from other people I know about him. All the staff was also very nice and helpful.
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i come in as your parent have been running fever and not feeling well your staff never even checked my temp or anything and when I ask to speak to you I am told have to have appointment for that .also suppose to have blood checked due to illness and cant even get that done correct . I ha cancer...Read More
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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
Pyramid Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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