Dr. Hamid Shidban, MD

Dr. Hamid Shidban, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o

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Dr. Hamid Shidban, MD is a nephrology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Essential Medical Clinic

1414 S Grand Ave Ste 100

Los Angeles, CA 90015
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
very high
more than 41% of peers

Dr. Shidban'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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shidban does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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.


  • Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shidban's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shidban to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shidban's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Absolutely unavailable mentally or physically. He screwed up by ordering removal of son's nephrostomy tube and then got mad at my son for allowing it to be removed. A radiologist isn't going to tirade it out without an order unless the radiologist us just as incompetent. A day Karen son is back in...more
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