Dr. Pirouz Daeihagh MD Nephrologist

Dr. Pirouz Daeihagh is a nephrologist in Winston Salem, North Carolina and is affiliated with Wake Forest University Health Service. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Daeihagh accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Wake Forest University Health Service who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Clinical Interests: Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis, Biopsy, African Americans, Diabetic Nephropathies, European Continental Ancestry Group, Albuminuria, Proteinuria, Apolipoproteins E

Education & Medical Training

St Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1996

University of Maryland
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1994

Wake Forest University
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1997 - 1999

Indiana University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 6 years in Nephrology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Longitudinal analysis of one million vital signs in patients in an academic medical center.
Bleyer, A. J., Vidya, S., Russell, G. B., Jones, C. M., Sujata, L., Daeihagh, P., Hire, D.

Coincident idiopathic focal segmental glomerulosclerosis collapsing variant and diabetic nephropathy in an African American homozygous for MYH9 risk variants.
Gopalakrishnan, I., Iskandar, S. S., Daeihagh, P., Divers, J., Langefeld, C. D., Bowden, D. W., Hicks, P. J., Rocco, M. V., Freedman, B. I.

The impact of sickle cell trait on glycated haemoglobin in diabetes mellitus.
Bleyer, A. J., Vidya, S., Sujata, L., Russell, G. B., Akinnifesi, D., Hire, D., Shihabi, Z., Knovich, M. A., Daeihagh, P., Calles, J., Freedman, B. I.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West 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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