Katafan Achkar , MD

Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Language(s)

English, Arabic

About Katafan Achkar

In addition to my professional experience in general nephrology and dialysis, I have keen interests and experiences in the management of kidney transplant patients, dialysis access procedures and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). On a personal note, I enjoy practicing medicine and I love caring for my patients, while concurrently striving to learn and continuously acquiring new knowledge and medical skills. I believe that honesty, compassionate care, knowing your limitation as physician, and acti

Education

Damascus University Medical school

1990

Baylor College of Medicine

Residency

Baylor College of Medicine - Nephrology

Fellowship


Hospital Affiliations

Houston Methodist St. John Hospital
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center
Kindred Rehabilitation Hospital
Kindred Hospital Bay Area
Kindred Healthcare Hospital Clear Lake
Memorial Hermann Southeast
Mainland Medical Center Hospital
Cornerstone Hospital
Methodist Hospital Houston TMC


Insurance(s) Accepted

Aetna Health Plans
AmeriGroup
Blue Cross and Blue Shield - Texas
Cigna
Community First Health Plans
Community Health Choice
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care Network)
Galaxy Health
HealthSmart
HealthSpring
Humana Care Plan
Medicaid
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Superior HealthPlans
TexanPlus
Texas Children's Health Plan
Texas Community Care
UnitedHealthCare
UnitedHealthcare Community Plans
US Family Health Plans
Wellcare
Other
Memorial Hermann Health Insurance
Aetna
CMS Medicare
Humana Medicare Advantage


healow URL

https://healow.com/apps/provider/katafan-achkar-262710

Sees patients at the following locations:

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    Kidney Hypertension Transplant Clinic

    600 N. Kobayashi Rd., Suite 312
    Webster, TX 77598

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