Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD

Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
73 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gholam Farboody, MD is a nephrology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in nephrology, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

Kidney Disease Medical Group

1500 S Central Ave Ste 300

Glendale, CA 91204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Farboody performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Farboody's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Farboody's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Farboody "Born in Iran , lived in North America for the past 45 years. I try to smile often and make the patients relax and laugh , while being serious on their care."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farboody "Well being of the patient comes first.

To create a relaxed environment for the patient"

3  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Internal Medicine

3  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*

37  Conditions Treated

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2  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.


  • 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
  • Farsi
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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