Dr. Kashif Piracha, MD

Dr. Kashif Piracha, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kashif Piracha, MD is a nephrology & hypertension doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

800 Peakwood Dr Ste 7E

Houston, TX 77090

Contact Information

(281) 580-9100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Hypokalemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hyperkalemia
high
more than 87% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Public School Hyderabad, Pakistan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • King Edward Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Stony Brook Hosp-Suny
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Piracha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Piracha accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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