Dr. Ziad W. Sara, MD

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Dr. Ziad W. Sara, MD

Nephrology | Male

Blue Grass Renal Care 3229 Summit Square Pl Ste 240, Lexington, KY 40509 Get Directions
(859) 263-1717

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Care Philosophy

The mission of BlueGrass Renal Care is to enhance the quality of care of renal patients in our communities. Our vision is based upon fundamental values: quality you can trust, caring with a personal touch, convenient service, and availability. Our work each day is guided by the following values: Integrity, Accountability, Flexibility, Compassion, Quality, Service, and Excellent Results. By consistently practicing our values, we naturally create the positive experiences our patients expect of us. We treat our patients with the care they deserve and the expertise they trust, as we partner with them to maintain their Renal Health.Read more

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based on 16 total surveys (3 with reviews)
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Extremely thorough and found/treated issues other doctors overlooked.
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Dr. Sara took the time to listen to my father's kidney issues and efficiently address it. He is very professional and highly recommended!
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He is exactly how a physician should be. He is honest, truly cares about his patients and spend time with them. I recommend Dr Sara to everybody in need of a kidney specialist!
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Phlebology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Phlebology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • 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
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Procedures Performed

  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Damascus School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center

    Completed in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Internal Medicine, Univ Of Illinois At Chicago

    Completed in 2001

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Kentucky-Nephrology

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School
    Christian Orthodox College Homs-Syria

    Graduated in 1986

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Dr. Sara's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Phlebology
  • Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Sara's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Sara

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Sara's Care Philosophy

The mission of BlueGrass Renal Care is to enhance the quality of care of renal patients in our communities. Our vision is based upon fundamental values: quality you can trust, caring with a personal touch, convenient service, and availability. Our work each day is guided by the following values: Integrity, Accountability, Flexibility, Compassion, Quality, Service, and Excellent Results. By consistently practicing our values, we naturally create the positive experiences our patients expect of us. We treat our patients with the care they deserve and the expertise they trust, as we partner with them to maintain their Renal Health.