Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD

Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

2021 Santa Monica Blvd # 710E

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Payors Organization
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Health Systems
  • 4 More

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very high
more than 93% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 74% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 73% of peers

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Dr. Zafar-Khan does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Carotid Vertebral Sonography
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Hair Removal
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hylaform Injection
  • IV Therapy
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • Joint Injection
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Spirometry
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Liaquat University Of Medical & Heath Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Frankford Hospital-Torresdale Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Medical College Hospitals-Lawndale
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Medical College Hospitals-Lawndale
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Zafar-Khan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Changes in Volume Flow of Portal Vein in Liver Transplant During Rejection Using Ultrasonography, March 1992
  • Central Line Placement via Real-Time Ultrasound: THE LONGITUDINAL TECHNIQUE, 1999
  • A Polymicrobial Anaerobic Bacteremia in Association with superior Mesentric vein Thrombosis, 1994
  • Ultrasound Guided Central Venous Catherization in Dialysis Patient, 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zafar-Khan's Reviews

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based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Zafar-Khan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Brentwood, CA |
Excellent Doctor.
in Brentwood |
Empathic, caring and knowledgeable. Highly recommended!
Dr. Fawad has excellent bedside manners and he respects and listens to the patient's concerns. He made sure that he addressed all my concerns before I left the office. I would recommend him to all my friends and relatives.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Zafar-Khan accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross
    Prudent Buyer
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Zafar-Khan has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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