Sayed Tabatabai, M.D.

Sayed Tabatabai, M.D.

Education:
Nephrology Fellowship, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Medical School, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Pre-Med, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
Practice Areas: Nephrology


 

Certifications:

  • ABIM Certified in Nephrology – 2009
  • A.C.L.S. Certified – 2008
  • ABIM Certified in Internal Medicine – 2007

 

Employment History:

  • August 2015 – Present – San Antonio Kidney Disease Center – Clinical Nephrologist
  • August 2012 – August 2015 – Capital District Renal Physicians – Clinical Nephrologist and Medical Director of a Fresenius Dialysis Unit in Amsterdam, NY
  • 2009 – July 2012 – Clinical Nephrologist in Eastern Michican

 

Awards:

  • 2004 Albany Medical College Richard A. Barnett Award – Awarded annually to the graduating senior student who “embodies those characteristics considered to be ideal for the practice of internal medicine.”
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – graduated Summa Cum Laude
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Merit Scholarship
  • National Merit Scholarship Finalist
  • General Electric STAR Scholarship

 

Scholarly Activity:

  • Have given numerous CME accredited lectures in venues ranging from community physician outreach, to medical grand rounds, to “State-of-the-Art in nephrology” presentations to over 300 physicians.
  • Peritoneal Dialysis University – Fellow’s Grant.
  • Introduction to Clinical Research – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Epidemiology and Public Health.
  • Fellows’ Representative – Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Graduate Medical Education Internal Review Committee.
  • Educational project- Organizing and implementing a web based educational curriculum for the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine medical student elective in nephrology, supervision by Derek Fine, M.D and Michael Choi, M.D.
  • Research project- Biopsy safety in HIV and proteinuria in HIV-related kidney disease, supervision by Derek Fine, M.D.
  • Conference organizer – Core Curriculum Conference in Nephrology 2008-2009, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
  • 2005-2007- Housestaff representative on Soarian Committee, in charge of organizing and implementing an electronic medical record at Tufts Medical Center.

 

Publications:

  • Weiner DE, Tabatabai S., Tighiouart H, Elsayed E, Bansal N, Griffith J, Salem DN, Levey AS, Sarnak MJ. Cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality: exploring the interaction between CKD and cardiovascular disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2006; 48: 392-401
  • Tabatabai S, Sperati CJ, Atta M, Janjua K, Roxbury C, Lucas G, and Fine DM. Predictors of complication after percutaneous ultrasound-guided kidney biopsy in HIV-infected individuals: possible role of hepatitis c and HIV co-infection. Clin. J Am Soc Nephrol 2009; 4: 1766-1773.
departments: North Central Clinic
positions: Internal Medicine, Nephrology