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Nephrologist (kidney)
21 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ziad Ashkar is Excellent. Dr. Ashkar has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.9
  • Currently 2.9 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1764705882353 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.45 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 3.95 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6842105263158 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ziad Ashkar, MBA, MD, MPH is board certified in Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Education & Awards

Dr. Ashkar graduated from American University Of Beirut. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)


Dr. Ashkar has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Heart Hospital of Lafayette 
  • American Legion Hospital 


  • German
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ziad Maurice Ashkar MBA, MD, and MPH is a male Nephrologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Ziad M. Ashkar practice?
Dr. Ziad Ashkar has 4 office locations.
Dr. Ziad Ashkar practices Nephrology near Lafayette, LA.
Additional practice locations include: Eunice, LA and Opelousas, LA.
See Lafayette Nephrologists.