Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 76

Dr. Ahmad
Accepting new patients

Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois and Indiana (NANI)

1710 N Randall Rd Ste 330 Elgin, IL 60123

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(847) 531-5911

Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Elgin, IL. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate Sherman Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ahmad to book an appointment.

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Dr. Ahmad is affiliated with Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Barrington, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ahmad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Kidney Transplant Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Kidney Transplant Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Living Kidney Donor Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Renal Scan
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Renal Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Edema
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Renal Dysfunction
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Ahmad accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

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Very intelligent and knowledgeable about nephrology. He, along with practice partners, literally saved me from dialysis thus also saving my life. He treated my father and grandmother so he knew the family history personally. Highly recommended
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ann in West Dundee, IL – Jan 17, 2019
Dr. Nasir Ahmad is a well respected internal medicine and nephrology specialist in Elgin. His patience, informed use of medication and ability to engage the patient in his/her care is exceptional. His calming presence and modesty is excelled only by his therapeutic successes. He is a standard against which clinicians should be measured.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sidney Bernstein, MD – Oct 17, 2018
He is the best Very through
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Patty in Elgin, IL – Sep 29, 2018
Great doctor ! Feel good to be under his care ??
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Marino in Algonquin – Sep 08, 2018
Thanks Doc....I appreciate hour great style of communication!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Rich House in Elgin, IL – Aug 23, 2018

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Elgin, IL. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Otolaryngology

Education

Hines VA Hospital
Residency Hospital
Loyola Univ Mc
Residency Hospital
Nishtar Med College Pakistan
Medical School
1989
Graduated From Northern Il University Law School, Passed Bar Exam
1975
Montreal General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1970
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Internship Hospital
,

Languages

  • English
  • Urdu

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ahmad frequently treats Kidney Transplant Evaluation, Living Kidney Donor Evaluation, and Renal Scan. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ahmad treats.

Where is Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD's office located?

Dr. Ahmad's office is located at 1710 N Randall Rd Ste 330, Elgin, IL 60123. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD speak?

Dr. Ahmad speaks Urdu and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Nasir Ahmad, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ahmad has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois and Indiana (NANI)

Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois & indiana1710 N Randall Rd Ste 330 Elgin, IL 60123
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ahmad is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

Barrington, IL

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Advocate Sherman Hospital

Elgin, IL

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet

Joliet, IL

55% Patient Experience Rating, 14% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital

Huntley, IL

7 Awards Received

Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital

Dekalb, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

Northwestern Medicine Mchenry Hospital

McHenry, IL

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)