Dr. Samaha Syed, MD

Dr. Samaha Syed, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Samaha Syed, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Plano, TX. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.Read her story

4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 835

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(214) 358-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypokalemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Syed's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Syed "Dr Syed was always interested in becoming a medical doctor because she saw her father, who is an ENT surgeon, help the community with their medical issues. Dr Syed attended Medical School at Fatima Jinnah Medical School in Pakistan and graduated in 2000. She was among the top 5 graduates in her medical school. She did her Internal Medicine Residency at Ut Southwestern Medical Center , Dallas and finished Nephrology fellowship in 2010. She has been practicing in private practice in Plano since 2010. She lives in Richardson with her husband and 4 kids which includes a pair of twins! In her free time, she loves to spend time with family and friends. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Syed "I believe patient physician communication is the essence in any medical and doctor patient relationship. I strive to decrease the gap between patient and the health care provider because I do sincerely believe that good rapport goes a long way in the health of any person. "
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Hospital-St Paul
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Syed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Syed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Syed to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Syed's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

She is extremely knowledgeable, listens to what the patient has to say, considers alternative ideas, and makes each patient feel important. She was able to determine which drugs would stabilize my BP after a serious stroke, while other physicians seemed to be stuck on the old tried-and-true drugs...more
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Very professional, thorough and prompt. Displayed sincere concern is assisting me with my health issue.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Syed accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Syed has admitting privileges

Medical City Plano
3901 W 15th St
Plano, TX 75075
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