Dr. Hanna Abboud MD Nephrologist

Dr. Hanna Abboud is a nephrologist in San Antonio, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including South Texas Veterans Health Care System and University Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 11 doctors at South Texas Veterans Health Care System and one of 19 at University Health System who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

South Texas Veterans Health Care System

University Health System
Ranked #37 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1977

Union Memorial Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1973

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Neurology, 1978 - 1980

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1978 - 1978

University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Sequence variants in SLC16A11 are a common risk factor for type 2 diabetes in Mexico.
Williams, A. L.,Jacobs, S. B.,Moreno-Macías, H.,Huerta-Chagoya, A.,Churchhouse, C.,Márquez-Luna, C.,García-Ortíz, H.,José Gómez-Vázquez, M.,Burtt, N. P.,Aguilar-Salinas, C. A.,González-Villalpando, C.,Florez, J. C.,Orozco, L.,Haiman, C. A.,Tusié-Luna, T.,Altshuler, D.,Williams, A. L.,Márquez-Luna, C.,Huerta-Chagoya, A.,Ripke, S.,José Gómez-Vázquez, M.,Manning, A. K.,Moreno-Macías, H.,García-Ortíz, H.,Neale, B.,Burtt, N. P.,Aguilar-Salinas, C. A.,Reich, D.,Stram, D. O.,Fernández-López, J. C.,Rome

Susceptibility gene search for nephropathy and related traits in Mexican-Americans.
Thameem, F.,Kawalit, I. A.,Adler, S. G.,Abboud, H. E.

NFκB-mediated cyclin D1 expression by microRNA-21 influences renal cancer cell proliferation.
Bera, A.,Ghosh-Choudhury, N.,Dey, N.,Das, F.,Kasinath, B. S.,Abboud, H. E.,Choudhury, G. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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