Dr. Mohammed El-Shahawy, MD

Dr. Mohammed El-Shahawy, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mohammed El-Shahawy, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Duarte, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Panel Services
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. El-Shahawy'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. El-Shahawy "I am a UNOS-certified transplant nephrologist and board-certified in internal medicine.My research is centered around optimizing the immunosuppressive management of patients with diabetes undergoing islet cell transplantation. In addition, I am active in research involving the clinical outcome of patients with the different stages chronic kidney disease in both diabetics and non-diabetics, including strategies to delay the progression of the disease and to delay"

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Cairo University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Cairo University Hosp/kasr El Aini
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St. Mary's Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • L.a. County/usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

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