Kashif J. Piracha, MD

Kashif J. Piracha
Title: Internist, Hospital Medicine, Nephrology
Education: King Edward Medical University
Expertise: Internal Medicine
  • Double board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Fellow of the National Kidney Foundation
  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology

Experience

Kashif J. Piracha, MD, FACP, FASN, FNKF, is a practicing physician at Methodist Willowbrook Hospital. He is board-certified in both internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine with more than 14 years of experience in treating patients in both short and long-term acute care hospitals as well as rehabilitation facilities. Dr. Piracha is also involved in the teaching and mentoring of medical students as the clerkship director of internal medicine for the Texas A&M College of Medicine at the Methodist Willowbrook site. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, the National Kidney Foundation, and the American Society of Nephrology.

I want patients to know that healthcare is a team sport in which patients and healthcare providers fight against the disease together. There will not be any great outcomes unless patients invest time and effort in understanding what caused the disease and how it is treated. We need the patient-healthcare provider bond to be as strong as possible and focused towards achieving an everlasting cure.

Education

Dr. Piracha received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University in Lahore, Pakistan, and completed his residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia. He later completed a fellowship in nephrology and hypertension from Stony Brook University Hospital in Stony Brook, New York.

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