Dr. Mohamed Ali El-Shahawy MD Nephrologist

Dr. Mohamed El-Shahawy is a nephrologist in Glendale, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital and White Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Cairo University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 3 doctors at City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital and one of 13 at White Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital

White Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

St Mary's Hospital (Waterbury CT)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1986

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1986 - 1988

Cairo University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Recombinant urokinase is safe and effective in restoring patency to occluded central venous access devices: a multiple-center, international trial.
Svoboda, P., Barton, R.P., Barbarash, O.L., Butylin, A.A., Jacobs, B.R., Lata, J., Haire, W.D., Jaff, M.R., Firszt, C.M., Mouginis, T.L., Schuerr, D.M., Schulz, G.A., Schwartz, L.B., El-Shahawy, M.A.

Awareness of internal jugular, subclavian, superior vena cava and femoral venous anomalies may reduce morbidity of acute venous catheter procedures.
Gadallah, M. F., White, R., Vickers, B., el-Shahawy, M., Work, J.

Response of atypical symptoms of GERD to antireflux surgery.
Hamdy, E., El-Shahawy, M., Abd El-Shoubary, M., Abd El-Raouf, A., El-Hemaly, M., Salah, T., El-Hanafy, E., GadEl Hak, N.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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