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Dr. Naushad Zafar, MD

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology

4/5(4)
8115 Datapoint Dr Suite 200 San Antonio TX, 78229
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4/5

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Naushad Zafar, MD, is a nephrologist who diagnoses and treats patients at South Texas Renal Care Group in Texas. He serves as Medical Director at 3 South Texas Renal Care Group’s renal dialysis clinics located in San Antonio, Lytle and Hondo. South Texas Renal Care Group consists of physicians who are board certified in internal medicine and nephrology who provide outstanding treatment for hypertension, diabetic and non-diabetic kidney disease, as well as renal transplantation services. Furthermore, Dr. Zafar has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including the Methodist Hospital, the Medina Regional Hospital, the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, the Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant, the St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital, CHRISTUS health hospitals, and the Kindred Hospital San Antonio. As a nephrologist, he specializes in the treatment of kidney disease, from diet and medication to renal replacement therapy. In addition to English, Dr. Zafar speaks Urdu, which allows him to treat optimally a wider spectrum of patients.

Education and Training

Sindh Medical College in Pakistan Medical Degree 1986

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Provider Details

Male English, Urdu
Dr. Naushad Zafar, MD
Dr. Naushad Zafar, MD's Expert Contributions

Awards

  • San Antonio Top Doctor Award 2020  

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Nephrology  

Fellowships

  • State University of New York Nephrology 

Fellowships

  • State University of New York

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Society of Nephrology

Dr. Naushad Zafar, MD's Practice location

South Texas Renal Care Group

8115 Datapoint Dr Suite 200 -
San Antonio, TX 78229
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South Texas Renal Care Group - San Antonio

7940 Floyd Curl Dr Suite 260 -
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Dr. Naushad Zafar, MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 4 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Nephrologist Dr. Naushad Zafar, who serves patients throughout the State of Texas.

The recipient of the 2020 San Antonio Top Doctor Award, Dr. Zafar has been part of the medical community for over twenty years, specializing in dialysis and nephrology. 

He has a passion for healing and goes above and beyond to help each of the patients he sees at South Texas Renal Care Group. He serves as the Medical Director at 3 renal dialysis clinics in San Antonio, Lytle and Hondo, ensuring that patients throughout South Texas have access to specialized nephrology care.

South Texas Renal Care Group is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of kidney disease patients throughout San Antonio and South Texas. The team is composed of board certified physicians in internal medicine and nephrology who provide comprehensive treatment for hypertension, diabetic and non-diabetic kidney disease, and renal transplantation services. Patients have access to both outpatient and inpatient dialysis services, and the physicians provide quality vascular access management to ensure that dialysis treatments are highly effective and efficient.

Intrigued by how the human body worked and how to heal it when it malfunctioned, Dr. Zafar graduated with his medical degree from Sindh Medical College in Pakistan in 1986. Upon relocating to the United States, he went on to serve his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in nephrology at the State University of New York.

A member of the American Society of Nephrology, he is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world. 

Licensed to practice medicine in Texas, Dr. Zafar is affiliated with Methodist Hospital, Medina Regional Hospital, Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant, St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Medical Center, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels, CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital-Beeville, and Kindred Hospital San Antonio.

Nephrology is a specialty of medicine and pediatrics that concerns itself with the kidneys. It is the study of normal kidney function and kidney disease, the preservation of kidney health, and the treatment of kidney disease, from diet and medication to renal replacement therapy. Nephrologists have advanced training in treating kidney disease. They diagnose and treat kidney failure, as well as help patients by prescribing medications, offering special diet advice, and coordinating dialysis care or kidney transplantation when it becomes necessary.

On a more personal note, Dr. Zafar speaks both English and Urdu.

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