Dr. Farzad Assar, MD

Dr. Farzad Assar, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Farzad Assar, MD is a nephrology specialist in Germantown, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universidad Mundial Dominicana, School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

1 Executive Park Ct Ste 160

Germantown, MD 20874

Contact Information

(301) 528-3580

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperkalemia
normal
more than 77% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
normal
more than 62% of peers
Kidney Disease
normal
more than 62% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Universidad Mundial Dominicana, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital St Raphael Yale University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Tex Med Br Galveston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Assar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Assar's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Assar to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Assar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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