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 doctor who practices in Oklahoma City, OK. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Read his story

INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

3400 NW Expressway Ste 700

Oklahoma City, OK 73112
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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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  • Transplant Nephrology

Board Certifications

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

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


  • 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
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. El-Amm's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Newalla, OK |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. El-Amm accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Community Care Network
    Standard Network PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. El-Amm has admitting privileges

Integris Baptist Medical Center
3300 NW Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
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