Dr. Tarek Naguib

Nephrology and Dialysis
Amarillo, TX
39 years experience male

Locations

Amarillo Medical Specialists

Amarillo, TX

Address

1215 S Coulter Ave # 400, Amarillo, TX
Directions

Fax

(806) 677-7639

Insurances accepted

Medicare

Aetna

About

Bio

Dr. Tarek Naguib, a fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a graduate of Cairo University School of Medicine. He has received his postgraduate training in the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences center between 1989 and 1995. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, infectious disease, and nephrology. He received the AMA foundation leadership award in 2007 and has numerous publications in peer reviewed medical journals. Currently, he is a clinical associate professor of medicine and nephrology in Texas Tech University. His private practice in nephrology is located in the Amarillo Medical Specialists in Amarillo, Texas. Dr. Naguib is an editor for the Panhandle medical journal and a reviewer for the Annals of Internal Medicine journal.

Specialties
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Nephrology and Dialysis

Infectious Disease, Board Certified

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

962 Answers
421 Agrees
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
May cause retention: tolterodine is used to decrease bladder hyperactivity by virtue of its, so called, anti-cholinergic properties that relax the urinary bladder wall an ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Is it the cause?: It is hard to be sure that the cyst is what is causing the pain. However, it may well be the cause. If so, you do not need to remove it. Just a needle ... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes!: Blood oxygen level of 92% is likely at rest and when you walk it should go further down, limiting your activities. The poor appetite relates to infect ... Read More
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Jul 23, 2014
I highly recommend Dr. Tarek Naguib. He is very knowledgeable and caring. He is an asset to HealthTap and to the medical community.
Dr. Naguib is certainly an asset to the healthtap medical experts as is obvious from his excellent and informative answers.
Apr 1, 2014
Excellent succint answers and explanations. Great Credentials too!
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thank you. i have scheduled an appointment with my physician for next week to have an exam and some labs done. the pain has subsided but i still don't feel well; my appetite is poor and i'm not moving...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you, I have Celiac disease, and was given this because new blood pressure medicene caused 2 weeks constipation. I have to find BP med, that is gluten free and doe...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I am currently a transplantee, and found this helpful. Sometimes I've eaten these items and been told by my clinic that my potassium levelas raised.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cairo Faculty of Medicine, Egypt
Graduated 1981MD

Residency

university of oklaoma
Completed 1992

Awards

Leadership award from the American Medical Association Foundation in 2007
Best Doctor in America database since 2009-present
Best educator award in Integris Bass hospital, Enid, Oklahoma 2006

Affiliations

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX
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