Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 61

Dr. Atassi
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
608a Airport Rd Kinston, NC 28504

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(252) 523-8513

Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Kinston, NC and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Atassi has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Damascus Univ medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with Unc Lenoir Health Care. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Atassi to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Atassi

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Atassi treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Atassi treats other conditions, please contact the office at (252) 523-8513.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Atassi is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Atassi's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Biopsy
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Central Line Insertion
  • 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
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling
  • 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 Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Atassi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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About Me


Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Kinston, NC and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Atassi has more experience...Read more


  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology


NC Bapt Hosp-Bowman Gray Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
Metro Hlth Med Ctr-Case West Res U
Residency Hospital
Aria Health - Frankford Campus
Internship Hospital
Damascus Univ
Medical School


  • English
  • Arabic


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Does Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Atassi frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Atassi specializes.

Where is Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD's office located?

Dr. Atassi's office is located at 608a Airport Rd, Kinston, NC 28504. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Nawaf Atassi, MD speak?

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608a Airport Rd Kinston, NC 28504

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Atassi is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Unc Lenoir Health Care

Kinston, NC

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