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Dr. Ziad Kahwash, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Kahwash

Dr. Ziad Kahwash, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in South Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(304) 766-7236

Dr. Kahwash accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kahwash's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahwash treats Obesity more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kahwash treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahwash treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kahwash treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahwash treats Hypothyroidism more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kahwash treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kahwash's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ziad Kahwash, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in South Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

1994
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Jersey City Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Damascus U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1987
Damascus Univ
Medical School
1994
1992
1987
1987

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Dr. Kahwash's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kahwash

3.3

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
31.25%
(5)

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Dr Kahwash is a nice guy, but he has become too busy lately. He is unwilling to listen, and will "shush' the patient if they try to speak. Visits there are completely by the book, and would have went the same if the patient was not even there. He looks at the bloodwork, and adjusts prescription...Read More
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For someone with just diabetes or thyroid problems he'd be a great doctor. For a more complicated issue, apparently anything not by "the book" just isn't for him. Amazing office staff and nurses ! Very helpful and kind. Lori, shan'tEl and abigail areally Huge helps and I can't say enough about...Read More
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CAMC General Hospital

Charleston, WV

Thomas Memorial Hospital

South Charleston, WV