Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD

Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD

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Nephrology  |  
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72 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Glendale, CA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Farboody is affiliated with Adventist Health Glendale, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center and Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center.

Raffi R Minasian MD A Med Corp

1500 S Central Ave Ste 300

Glendale, CA 91204
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hyperkalemia
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more than 79% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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more than 71% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
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more than 70% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pathology*
  • 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.

Education

  • Tabriz University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Prince Georges Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Ottawa University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Kidney Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farboody has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Farboody accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Farboody has admitting privileges

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
1420 S Central Ave
Glendale, CA 91204
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Adventist Health Glendale
1509 Wilson Ter
Glendale, CA 91206
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Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
1300 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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