Dr. Shirin Shirani, MD

Dr. Shirin Shirani, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Shirin Shirani, MD is a nephrology specialist in Branford, CT and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in nephrology.

34 E Industrial Rd Ste 5

Branford, CT 06405

Contact Information

(203) 483-4535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Shirani'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • St Vincent Hospital Indianapolis Indiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shirani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shirani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shirani to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shirani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I really appreciated all the time Dr. Shirani took to explain everything about my condition. In addition, she went over the extensive lab work and explained what each value meant and correlated it to what was going on. I never felt rushed and she was open to any questions. She made me feel so...more
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Dr Shirani takes time to comfort the patients and the family members. She is very knowledgeable and very helpful.
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