Dr. Shariq Ahmad, MD

Dr. Shariq Ahmad, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
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Dr. Shariq Ahmad, MD is a nephrology specialist in Beaumont, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1991 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

810 Hospital Dr Ste 170

Beaumont, TX 77701

Contact Information

(409) 347-8372

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • 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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Engelwood Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Mississippi
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Ahmad's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (4)

Beaumont, TX |
I love Dr. Ahmad, he is very thorough and attentive. He is one of the only doctors I trust.
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in Beaumont, TX |
Dr. Ahmad has been my primary Nephrologist for more than 10 years. He saved my life. He constantly researches the most current ways to treat patients with ESRD, Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), or post-transplant renal patient care. He makes his office available for quick appointments, and his staff...more
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in Winnie, TX |
Referred to Dr. Ahmad by my PCP;my lab work was showing kidney function issues. Dr. Ahmad also did lab work and could not explain why my kidneys were functioning at 54%. He did additional lab work and requested that I call the office the following Monday. I called & had to leave a message for...more
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in Beaumont, TX |
Great doctor! Love holistic approach!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ahmad accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • National Elevator
  • NGS CoreSource
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ahmad has admitting privileges

Baptist Beaumont Hospital
3080 College St
Beaumont, TX 77701
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CHRISTUS Hospital
2830 Calder St
Beaumont, TX 77702
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