Dr. Layal Abdel Rahman, MD

Dr. Layal Abdel Rahman, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
35 y/o

Accepting new patients

Layal Abdel Rahman, M.D., is Medical Director of kidney transplant program at the Transplant institute of Florida. She attended medical school at the Lebanese University, School of Medicine in Lebanon, and finished her internship in internal medicine. She completed her fellowship in Nephrology at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, that also had a Kidney-Pancreas transplant center. During her two years of Nephrology fellowship, she had the privilege to take care of transplant patients including challenging immunologic cases. She has found her true passion for this field which made her pursue a transplant Nephrology Fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University, Hume-Lee Transplant Center. She received a state of the art training in taking care of very high immunologic risk patients, managing a broad spectrum of post-transplant complications, dealing with organ transplants as the center performed kidney, pancreas, liver, and heart transplants. Dr. Abdel Rahman is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the American Society of Transplantation.

Transplant Surgical Specialists at Largo

1301 2nd Ave SW Ste 315

Largo, FL 33770
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Abdel Rahman's Experience

Dr. Abdel Rahman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Nephrology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatology Conditions
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemofiltration
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Lebanese University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Lebanese University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Cener
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Abdel Rahman accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Net
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • Physician HealthCare Network
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Prudential
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Abdel Rahman has admitting privileges

Largo Medical Center
201 14th St SW
Largo, FL 33770
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Largo Medical Center - Indian Rocks Campus
2025 Indian Rocks Rd S
Largo, FL 33774
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