Dr. Ziad Ashkar, MD

Dr. Ziad Ashkar, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Ziad Ashkar, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in nephrology.

459 Heymann Blvd

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

(888) 393-1441

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ashkar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ashkar'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

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Good Samaritan Hospital MD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Good Samaritan Hospital MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashkar's Reviews

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Dr. Ashkar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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