Dr. Maher Ajam, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 63
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Dr. Maher Ajam, MD
Dr. Maher Ajam, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Merrillville, IN. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Ajam is affiliated with Pinnacle Hospital, Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus, Porter Regional Hospital, Methodist Hospital Southlake, Franciscan Health Crown Point, Franciscan Health Michigan City, Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital and St. Mary Medical Center.

9229 Taft St

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

(219) 769-5227

Dr. Maher Ajam, MD

Dr. Maher Ajam, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Indiana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ajam's Experience

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Dr. Ajam'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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
50

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hematuria-Related Anemia
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Damage
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ajam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ajam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ajam to family and friends
4.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ajam's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Lake Station, IN |
Dr. Ajam is an awesome doctor. He is always concerned and address any questions thoroughly.
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Dr. Ajam accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Indiana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ajam has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Crown Point
1201 S Main St
Crown Point, IN 46307
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Franciscan Health Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360
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Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital
1007 Lincolnway
La Porte, IN 46350
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Methodist Hospital Southlake
8701 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus
600 Grant St
Gary, IN 46402
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Pinnacle Hospital
9301 Connecticut Dr
Crown Point, IN 46307
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Porter Regional Hospital
85 E US Highway 6
Valparaiso, IN 46383
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St. Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
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