Dr. Bahar Bastani MD Nephrologist

Dr. Bahar Bastani is a nephrologist in Saint Louis, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Des Peres Hospital and Saint Louis University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Shiraz University of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Bastani accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Des Peres Hospital and one of 20 at Saint Louis University Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Des Peres Hospital

Saint Louis University Hospital
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Virginia
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984–1986

Sinai Samaritan Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1988

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1988–1991

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 26 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 24 years in Nephrology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Multifocal cranial plasmablastic lymphoma as a rare manifestation of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder.
Jenabi, A., Mooraki, A., Jabbari, M., Shayanfar, N., Ghods, A. J., Ziari, M. B., Bastani, B.

Primary ewing sarcoma of kidney in an elderly.
Pakravan, A., Vo, T. M., Sandomirsky, M., Bastani, B.

Absence of H(+)-ATPase in cortical collecting tubules of a patient with Sjogren's syndrome and distal renal tubular acidosis.
Cohen, E. P., Bastani, B., Cohen, M. R., Kolner, S., Hemken, P., Gluck, S. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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