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Dr. Akram Al-Makki, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Al-Makki

Clarian Arnett Health Medical Grp

915 Mezzanine Dr Lafayette, IN 47905

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Dr. Akram Al-Makki, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lafayette, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Al-Makki accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Dr. Al-Makki's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Kidney Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Makki treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Al-Makki treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Makki treats Hypertension more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Al-Makki treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Makki treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Al-Makki treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Al-Makki's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Akram Al-Makki, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lafayette, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Wayne State University
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Harbor Hospital Center-Resident Of The Year 94-95
Residency Hospital
1996
Harbor Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1992
University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
1996
1996
1992

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Certificate of Achievement from American College of Physicians (ACP), 1999
  • The Resident of the Year award from Harbor Hospital Center, 1995
  • Recognized as Fellow in American Society of Nephrology (FASN), 2004/2009
  • Best student upon graduation from high school, 1986
  • American Medical Association Physician's Recognition Award, 00,03,07
  • Certifiate of Appreciation from American College of Physicians (ACP), 1996/2010
  • Certificat of Appreciation from Syrian American Medical Association (SAMS), 2005/2010
  • Elected Fellow in American College of Physicians (FACP), 2002

Media & Publications

  • T-Shaped and Curled Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter; the MaxFlow, 2007
  • The Clinician's Illustrated Dictionary in Hypertension (thesis in Arabic), 1992
  • A Novel Antimicrobial and Antithrombotic lock solution for hemodialysis catheters, 2011
  • Pica in Hemodialysis Patients, is it a Problem?, 1998
  • An Unexpected Clue, the Peripheral Blood Smear in a Patient with AIDS, 94 & 96

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average