Dr. Akram Al-Makki, MD

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Dr. Akram Al-Makki, MD

Nephrology | Male

IU Health Arnett 915 Mezzanine Dr Ste A, Lafayette, IN 47905 Get Directions
(765) 448-8000

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Dr. Al-Makki specializes in Nephrology and practices in Lafayette, IN. He practices at 1 location.

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      Specialties

      • Nephrology

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      • Internal Medicine
      • Nephrology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acidosis
      • Acute Kidney Failure
      • Alkalosis
      • 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
      • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
      • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
      • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
      • Diabetic Nephropathy
      • End-Stage Renal Disease
      • Gout
      • 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
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
      • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
      • Nephritis and Nephropathy
      • Nephrotic Syndrome
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
      • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
      • Polycystic Kidney Disease
      • Proteinuria
      • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
      • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vasculitis
      • Vitamin D Deficiency
      • Wegener's Granulomatosis

      Procedures Performed

      • Biopsy
      • Dialysis
      • Dialysis Access Procedures
      • Hemodialysis
      • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
      • Kidney Stones Treatment
      • Peritoneal Dialysis

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1992

      • Internship Hospital
        Harbor Hospital Center

        Completed in 1996

      • Residency Hospital
        Harbor Hospital Center-Resident Of The Year 94-95

        Completed in 1996

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Wayne State University

        Completed in 1998

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • 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
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      • 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

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
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      • Specializes in Nephrology
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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