Dr. Asim Chughtai, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 40
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Dr. Asim Chughtai, MD
Dr. Asim Chughtai, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Hammond, IN. He is 40 years old. Dr. Chughtai is affiliated with Franciscan Healthcare Munster, Methodist Hospital Southlake, Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus, Franciscan Health Dyer , Franciscan Health Hammond, Franciscan Health Michigan City and Franciscan Health Crown Point.

222 Douglas St

Hammond, IN 46320

Contact Information

(219) 852-6131

Dr. Asim Chughtai, MD

Dr. Asim Chughtai, MD

Accepted insurance

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Hypokalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acidosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • St. Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chughtai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chughtai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chughtai to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Chughtai's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Gary, IN |
My first impression of Dr.Chughtai was very favorable. ..He was kind and he seems very down to earth. ..He so far has helped me lose 30 pounds of water weight in 2 weeks...A feat a 100 other doctors couldn't figure out!!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chughtai accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
    Advantage Health Solutions
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MDwise
    Indiana Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Options PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Chughtai has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Crown Point
1201 S Main St
Crown Point, IN 46307
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Franciscan Health Dyer
24 Joliet St
Dyer, IN 46311
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Franciscan Health Hammond
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
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Franciscan Health Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360
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Franciscan Healthcare Munster
701 Superior Ave
Munster, IN 46321
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Methodist Hospital Southlake
8701 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus
600 Grant St
Gary, IN 46402
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