Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD

Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Fawad Zafar-Khan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Liaquat University Of Medical & Heath Sciences in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

2021 Santa Monica Blvd # 710E

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 829-0906

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zafar-Khan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • 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
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • IV Therapy
  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zafar-Khan to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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)

Excellent Doctor.
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Empathic, caring and knowledgeable. Highly recommended!
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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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