Dr. Ajit Sawhney, MD

Dr. Ajit Sawhney, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Ajit Sawhney, MD is a nephrology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Rajasthan University in 1968 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

11100 Warner Ave Ste 218

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sawhney performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Sawhney's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Rajasthan University
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Va Long Beach Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University of California Irvine Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sawhney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sawhney's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sawhney to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Sawhney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The most patient and thorough doctor I've ever seen. Answers all questions. Have no problem recommending him.
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Dr. Sawhney is very kind and caring physician. He would go out of his way to make sure that all your medical issues will be addressed not just kidney problems. He always takes his time to go over your labs, test results and patiently answers all your questions. He is the BEST!
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Fantastic doctor...Sincerely nice staff...Very lucky for me to have been assigned to him ....he really cares
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