Abdel F. Abu Shamat, MD.

Board Certified in Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Board Certified Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplant (ABMS)


  • 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


  • Nephrology, hypertension & transplantation
  • Kidney transplantation

University of Florida, Gainesville


  • Multiple publications in Nephrology & Renal Transplantation in Nephrology Journals


  • 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