Dr. Parham Eftekhari, DO

Dr. Parham Eftekhari, DO

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Parham Eftekhari, DO is a nephrology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2006 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.Read his story

407 SE 9th St Ste 103

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Eftekhari performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peritoneal Dialysis
high
more than 86% of peers
Hyperkalemia
high
more than 85% of peers
Kidney Disease
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Eftekhari'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.

Dr. Eftekhari's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Eftekhari "Experience and Leading Positions Throughout his career, Dr. Eftekhari pursued various medical volunteer mission trips in Guatemala and Peru. One of his personal hobbies is to being involved in international medical volunteer efforts, which has helped him to gain an appreciation of cultural diversity while caring for his personal patients here in the United States. He was honored as a Johnson & Johnson International Scholar, and lived abroad for three months in Uganda Africa focusing on HIV research and Kidney Disease, which led to a research publication in Africa. His medical and community volunteer efforts led him to be awarded The Gary Vernon Ralph Humanism in Medicine Award by Yale University Department of Internal Medicine in June of 2009. Clinical Interests He has a genuine interest in practicing preventative medicine while optimizing his patients medical conditions that can lead to progressive kidney failure such as their high blood pressure, diabetes control, lupus and HIV, to name a few."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eftekhari "WHY CHOOSE REHC:

  • We attend all major Broward and Palm Beach Hospitals
  • IVY league well trained professionals 
  • Engaged in research and Clinical professors up to date on cutting edge medicine.
  • Accept all insurances
  • Most flexible schedule 
  • Immediate urgent care appointment available 
  • Also have access to all hospital charts database in case you are ever hospitalized

REHC was founded in 2000. We are a team of certified nephrologists – specialists in the kidney providing treatment of difficult-to-control high blood pressure, electrolyte disorders, dialysis (including home dialysis), and transplantation.

Each of our doctors has special areas of interest. One shared area of expertise is treatment of the Hypertension and Dialysis. 

Our big gaol is the best patient satisfaction and comprehensive nephrology care while improving quality and safety, supporting the patient care continuum through information and technology and aligning payment and costs."

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3  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Yale University New Haven Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Yale University / Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • The George Washington University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Masters In Biomedical Sciences, Nova Southeastern University College Of Medical Sciences
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • The George Washington University Hospital Internal Medicine Fellow of the Year Award, June 2011
  • 1st Place Clinical Research Award: National Kidney Foundation Research Conference: Washington DC, April 2011
  • 2nd Place Resident Research Award: Yale Research Day Conference, 2007
  • Yale University / Johnson & Johnson International Health Scholar: Uganda Africa Medical Mission, 2007
  • The Gary Vernon Ralph "Humanism in Medicine" Award: Yale University School of Medicine, June 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Eftekhari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eftekhari's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eftekhari to family and friends
46 total reviews (25 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Eftekhari's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

Experience was very positive, she feels she found GOD! in Dr. Eftekhari,
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Dr. E save my life after 26 days in intensive care, best Doctor.. great staff, extremely happy with Dr. Parham E.
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Amazing physician, I will recommended to family and friends 100%
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Dr. Eftekhari is amazing! He is a great doctor.
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Dr. Eftekhari is and amazing physician, he is dedicated to the health and well-being of his patients, apart from being his patient for my BP and part of his office staff, I see day by day the passion for his profession.
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