Dr. Jose-Marie El-Amm, MD

Dr. Jose-Marie El-Amm, MD

Transplant Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jose-Marie El-Amm, MD is a transplant nephrology specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in transplant nephrology.Read his story

INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

3400 NW Expressway Ste 700

Oklahoma City, OK 73112
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
more than 69% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 62% of peers

Dr. El-Amm'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. El-Amm's bio

This content was provided by Dr. El-Amm "Dr. Jose El-Amm is the medical director of the INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute, kidney transplant division, in Oklahoma City. Dr. El- Amm received his medical degree at the American University of Beirut. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine, and subsequently received fellowship training in both Nephrology and Transplant Nephrology at Wayne State University and Henry Ford Hospital, respectively. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. Prior to joining NZTI, Dr El-Amm was an assistant professor of medicine and medical director of the kidney transplantation at the Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University. Dr. El-Amm has many scientific publications and lectured in multiple national and international meetings. He authored and co-authored more than 50 scientific publications. His areas of interest are post transplant hypertension, bone disease and dyslipidemia management, hypercoagulable conditions in Chronic Kidney Disease and kidney transplantation in high risk individuals."


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1  Specialties

  • Transplant Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

16  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complications from Urologic Transplants
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Transplant Rejection
  • Transplant Conditions
  • Transplanted Organ Rejection

1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne St University Detroit M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El-Amm has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Amm's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Amm to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. El-Amm'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 (1)

Dr. El-Amm is not only the very best Dr. I have ever had (and Shay Samara) but also a friend. His caring attitude and manners are far greater than I could ever ask for. I LOVE this doctor and have had a second chance at life after a transplant with him beside me all the way. He isn't in in for the...more
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