Dr. Hamid Shidban, MD

Dr. Hamid Shidban, MD

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Nephrology  |  
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67 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 graduated from Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

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1414 S Grand Ave Ste 100

Los Angeles, CA 90015
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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
  • MultiPlan

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End-Stage Renal Disease
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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

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Shidban does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • 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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shidban has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shidban has no media or publications listed.

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
1.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

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Dr. Shidban's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Los Angeles, CA |
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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Dr. Shidban accepts 9 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
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shidban has admitting privileges

California Hospital Medical Center
1401 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015
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Good Samaritan Hospital
1225 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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Keck Hospital of USC
1500 San Pablo St
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Saint Vincent Medical Center
2131 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90057
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