Dr. Nizar Attallah, MD

Dr. Nizar Attallah, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Nizar Attallah, MD is a nephrology specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.Read his story

6400 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 250

Louisville, KY 40205

Contact Information

(877) 585-9660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • 29 More

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 44% of peers
more than 43% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 31% of peers

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Dr. Attallah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Attallah "Dr. Attallah completed his Internal Medicine and Nephrology training in Detroit, Michigan and joined Nephrology Associates of Kentuckiana in 2008. Dr. Attallah is a member and supporter of the following professional organizations: The American Society of Nephrology (ASN), National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Jefferson County Medical Society (JCMS), Kentucky Medical Association, Renal Physicians Association, American Medical Association, American Society of Transplantation and International Society of Nephrology. Dr. Attallah sees patients in the surrounding hospitals, his office on Dutchmans Parkway as well as his office in Shepherdsville, KY. Additional Language: Arabic"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Attallah "OUR MISSION          

Is to provide the highest quality, most comprehensive and up-to-date care for patients with kidney disease in a courteous, respectful, and timely manner."

3  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis


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15  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Al Bashir Hospital Ministry Of Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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