Dr. Samir El Dahr, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 62

Dr. Samir El Dahr, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Metairie, LA. He is affiliated with Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. El Dahr to book an appointment.

Dr. El Dahr

Children's Hospital New Orleans

4720 S I 10 SERVICE RD W Metairie, LA 70001
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Biography

Dr. Samir El Dahr, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Metairie, LA. He is affiliated with Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1990
University VA Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Med Ctr Dela
Residency Hospital
1984
Mercy Hosp-University Md
Residency Hospital
1982
Aleppo University Hosp
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Does Dr. Samir El Dahr, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. El Dahr has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

What are Dr. Samir El Dahr, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. El Dahr frequently treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease, Hypertension, and Electrocardiogram (EKG). See all procedures and conditions Dr. El Dahr treats.

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Dr. El Dahr's office is located at 4720 S I 10 SERVICE RD W, Metairie, LA 70001. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. El Dahr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El Dahr treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease more than 25% of his peers

Dr. El Dahr treats this condition more than 25% of his peers

Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El Dahr treats Hypertension more than 18% of his peers

Dr. El Dahr treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El Dahr performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 14% of his peers

Dr. El Dahr performs this procedure more than 14% of his peers

Dr. El Dahr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Bedwetting
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Constipation
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enteritis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Immunization Administration
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plantar Wart
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Compression
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts

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(504) 988-6253

Dr. El Dahr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Locations

Children's Hospital New Orleans

Children Hospital Lakeside specialty Clinic4720 S I 10 SERVICE RD W Metairie, LA 70001
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Children hospital northshore center71338 Highway 21 Covington, LA 70433
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