Kidney Clinic in Lake Charles, LA

Welcome To The Kidney Clinic

Nephrology, Hypertension, Electrolytes, Kidney stones, Protein in urine, blood in urine and Dialysis.

Established in January 2008, The Kidney Clinic has been serving patients with kidney diseases, hypertension and kidney transplantation in Lake Charles and surrounding areas including Sulphur, Jennings and DeRidder. The Clinic is led by Dr Abdel F. Abu Shamat; and he was joined by Dr A. Lodhi in 2015. Our Nurse Practitioners include Megan Hebert, Lauryn Leslie, and Amanda Pitre.

We have many different services to fit your specific needs. We love assisting others and helping them feel better again. No matter what your pain or injury is, we will work with you to ensure that you are pain free and feeling great.

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Abdel F. Abu Shamat, MD.

Board Certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Board Certified Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplant (ABMS)

Member:

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology
  • Calcasieu Parish Medical Society

Medical School:

  • Mansoora School of Medicine, Egypt

Residency in Internal Medicine:

  • Brown University, Rhode Island
  • Jordan University, Jordan

Fellowships:

  • Nephrology, hypertension & transplantation
  • Kidney transplantation

University of Florida, Gainesville

Publications:

  • Multiple publications in Nephrology & Renal Transplantation in Nephrology Journals

Awards:

  • Dr. John Greene Martin Compassionate Award – 2013

Administrative Positions:

  • Served twice as the President of Medical Staff at Christus St. Patrick Hospital
  • Served on the Board of Christus St. Patrick Hospital for many years

A.A.K Lodhi, MD.

http://www.ahadlodhimd.com/

Board Certified in Nephrology (2015)

Board Certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM-2012)

Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (ASH-2013)

Member, American College of Physicians 

Member, American Society of Nephrology

Member, National Kidney Foundation

Member, American Medical Association

Complete Profile: https://www.doximity.com/pub/ahad-lodhi-md

Medical School: 2001-2006: Allama Iqbal Medical College, Pakistan

Resident in Internal Medicine: 2009-2012: Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Temple University, Philadelphia PA

Chief Resident: 2013:Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Temple University, Philadelphia PA

Fellowship: Nephrology and Hypertension: University of Iowa, Iowa, IA 2013-2015

Dr Lodhi loves to establish an ongoing relationship with his patients.  He has published in the world renowned journal and has received many awards during his training.

Thrombotic Microangipathy with Carfilzomib 2015

Abdel F. Abu Shamat, MD.

Board Certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Board Certified Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplant (ABMS)

Member:

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology
  • Calcasieu Parish Medical Society

Medical School:

  • Mansoora School of Medicine, Egypt

Residency in Internal Medicine:

  • Brown University, Rhode Island
  • Jordan University, Jordan

Fellowships:

  • Nephrology, hypertension & transplantation
  • Kidney transplantation

University of Florida, Gainesville

Publications:

  • Multiple publications in Nephrology & Renal Transplantation in Nephrology Journals

Awards:

  • Dr. John Greene Martin Compassionate Award – 2013

Administrative Positions:

  • Served twice as the President of Medical Staff at Christus St. Patrick Hospital
  • Served on the Board of Christus St. Patrick Hospital for many years

A.A.K Lodhi, MD.

http://www.ahadlodhimd.com/

Board Certified in Nephrology (2015)

Board Certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM-2012)

Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (ASH-2013)

Member, American College of Physicians 

Member, American Society of Nephrology

Member, National Kidney Foundation

Member, American Medical Association

Complete Profile: https://www.doximity.com/pub/ahad-lodhi-md

Medical School: 2001-2006: Allama Iqbal Medical College, Pakistan

Resident in Internal Medicine: 2009-2012: Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Temple University, Philadelphia PA

Chief Resident: 2013:Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Temple University, Philadelphia PA

Fellowship: Nephrology and Hypertension: University of Iowa, Iowa, IA 2013-2015

Dr Lodhi loves to establish an ongoing relationship with his patients.  He has published in the world renowned journal and has received many awards during his training.

Thrombotic Microangipathy with Carfilzomib 2015

Service Locations other than the Kidney Clinic:
  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Ochsner Christus St Patrick Hospital
  • Ochsner Lake Area Hospital
  • Cornerstone Hospital
  • West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital
  • Fresenius Dialysis Center, Ryan St Lake Charles
  • Davita Dialysis Center, Ryan St Lake Charles
  • Fresenius Dialysis Center, East Lake Charles
  • Fresenius Dialysis Center, Sulphur LA
  • Fresenius Dialysis Center, DeRidder LA
  • Fresenius Dialysis Center, Jennings LA

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