Dr. Oliver K Khakmahd MD Nephrologist

Dr. Oliver Khakmahd is a nephrologist in Berkeley, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alameda Health System and Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. He received his medical degree from St. George's University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Khakmahd accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Alameda Health System and one of 27 at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Farsi.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Interventional

Clinical Interests: Interventional Nephrology, Glomerulonephritis, Hemodynamics, Hypertension, Kidney Transplantation

Other Languages Spoken

  • Farsi

Education & Medical Training

Alameda County Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992

Alameda County Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1989–1990

St. George's University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

UC San Francisco
Fellowship, Nephrology (IM), 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 22 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Nephrology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Experimental hypertension in pregnant sheep. III. Central hemodynamic alterations in the one-kidney model.
Khoury, A., Wasserstrum, N., Rudelstorfer, R., Nuwayhid, B., Khakmahd, K., Brinkman, C. R. 3rd

Adaptive control of theophylline therapy: importance of blood sampling times.
D'Argenio, D. Z., Khakmahd, K.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Network Health Plan HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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