Dr. Ali Assefi, MD

Dr. Ali Assefi, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(5)
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Dr. Ali Assefi, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Fairfax, VA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

13135 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy Ste 135

Fairfax, VA 22033

Contact Information

(703) 961-0488

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Fluid Disorders
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University College, University of London
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Royal Free Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Royal Free Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Assefi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Assefi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Assefi to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Assefi's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Bethesda, MD |
Nightmare doctors office. Location is difficult to get in and out of. Support staff is mostly incompetent. Appointment cancellations without notifications, failures to fill out paperwork for tests/labs, attempts to schedule appointments without consultation, failures to communicate vital...more
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Norfolk, VA |
Dr. Assefi has been my physician for over 20 years. He is an excellent physician who is extremely knowledgeable and highly recommended by other physicians. Dr. Assefi is dedicated and he has a great bedside manner. He is someone that you want in your corner.
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in Sterling, VA |
Very knowledgeable, patient friendly and responsive. I had his complete and and undivided attention. His instructions were clear and straight forward.
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This doctor is not professional and does not respect his patients. He definitely has a ego and is interested in making money from you proceed with precaution. My personal experience with him was horrible and too long to write a review on.
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Dr. Assefi accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
2501 Parkers Ln
Alexandria, VA 22306
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Novant Health Prince William Medical Center
8700 Sudley Rd
Manassas, VA 20110
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Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
2300 Opitz Blvd
Woodbridge, VA 22191
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