Dr. Amin Kamyar, MD

Dr. Amin Kamyar, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. Amin Kamyar, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

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Top Care Areas

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kamyar "Dr. Amin Kamyar specializes in hypertension and kidney disease and his medical interests include treatment of chronic kidney disease and hypertension. He has been on the staff with Ochsner since 2004. Dr. Kamyar received his undergraduate Bachelors and Masters degrees from California State University, Dominguez Hills in Carson, California. He earned his medical degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed both his internship and residency at University of California in Irvine, California. He completed his nephrology and hypertension fellowships at the University of Colorado in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Kamyar is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • 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)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • 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
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Univ Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kamyar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kamyar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kamyar to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

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4.8
based on 41 total reviews (6 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kamyar's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (1)

Prairieville, LA |
Dr. Kamyar took his time, explained my test results and was very caring.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kamyar accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kamyar has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Baton Rouge General - Mid City
3600 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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