Dr. Qais Al-Awqati, MD

Dr. Qais Al-Awqati, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Qais Al-Awqati, MD is a nephrology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad in 1962 and specializes in nephrology.

622 W 168th St Ste PH4-124

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 13% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
more than 11% of peers
more than 6% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • University Of Baghdad
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Longmore Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Baltimore City Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Al-Awqati has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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