Our Medical Directors

Dr. Jerry Yee- Division Head, Nephrology and Hypertension

Dr. Jerry Yee- Division Head, Nephrology and Hypertension

  • Received B.S. in Premedicine, with highest distinction, Pennsylvania State University, 1980
  • Completed Clinical and NIH Nephrology Training Fellowships, Temple University Hospital and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 1989-1990
  • Recognized as a “Top Doc” by Hour Detroit, 2014
  • Received the Raymond H. Murray Governor’s Award, 2014. This award is presented to members of the Michigan Chapter American College of Physicians (ACP) who show significant accomplishments in the areas of academics, education and service.
  • Received the Jae Hokim Research Award, 2015
  • Head Medical Director for Greenfield Health Systems since 2001
  • Division Head of Nephrology and Hypertension, Henry Ford Hospital

 

 

 

Dr. M. Ahsan-Medical Director, Northwest Detroit Dialysis Center Northland Park

Dr. Muhammad Ahsan-Medical Director, Northwest Detroit Northland Park Dialysis

  • Graduated from Nishtar Medical College
  • Completed fellowship in Nephrology at Baylor College of Medicine in 1995
  • Received Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty in Nephrology in 1999

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Syed Ahsan- Medical Director, Taylor Dialysis

  • Completed fellowship in Nephrology at Henry Ford Hospital
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 1996
  • Fluent in three languages- English, Urdu, and Hindi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Faten Ayyoub- Medical Director, Home Dialysis Specialty Center

Dr. Faten Ayyoub- Medical Director, Home Dialysis Specialty Center

  • Graduated 1st in class with honors from Medical School at University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
  • Completed residency and fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital
  • Fluent in three languages- English, Arabic, and French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Saroj J. Bhat- Medical Director, Fairlane Diaylsis

  • Completed fellowship in Nephrology at Wayne State University in 1985
  • Received Board Certificate in Nephrology since 1986
  • Fluent in three languages- Hindi, Marathi, and English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Abdulrahman Effendi- Medical Director, Macomb Regional Dialysis Center

Dr. Abdulrahman Effendi- Medical Director, Macomb Regional Dialysis Center

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude at Aleppo School of Medicine
  • Completed his residency and fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital
  • Fluent in two languages- Arabic and English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Hassan Fehmi- Medical Director, Western Regional Home Dialysis

Dr. Hassan Fehmi- Medical Director, Western Regional Home Dialysis

  • Completed fellowship in Nephrology/Hypertension at Northwestern University Medical School
  • Recognized as a “Top Doc” by Hour Detroit in 2013
  • Fluent in three languages- English, Arabic, and French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Olaf Kroneman- Medical Director, Southeastern Michigan Kidney Center

Dr. Olaf Kroneman- Medical Director, Southeastern Michigan Kidney Center

  • Received B.S from Michigan State University in 1977
  • Clinical-Research fellowship in Nephrology at Massachusetts-Harvard Medical School
  • Interned at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Vamshi Garlapaty-Medical Director, Troy Dialysis

  • Graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College in 1998
  • Completed residency and fellowship at Ohio State University Medical Center in 2004
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Cigdem Levi- Medical Director. Eastpointe Dialysis

Dr. Cigdem Levi- Medical Director. Eastpointe Dialysis

  • Completed clinical fellowship in Nephrology at University of Southern California
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 2002
  • Fluent in two languages- Turkish and English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Usman Master- Medical Director, St. Joseph Dialysis

Dr. Usman Master- Medical Director, St. Joseph Dialysis

  • Graduated from the University of the Caribbean with honors in 1983
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 1992
  • Fluent in four languages- English, Urdu, Pakistani, and Hindi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Irfan Omar-Medical Director, Lahser Dialysis

Dr. Irfan Omar-Medical Director, Northwest Detroit Dialysis

  • Graduated 3rd in Medical Class from Nishtar Medical College in 1976
  • Completed internship at Sinai Grace Hospital in 1992
  • Completed fellowship from Stanford University Medical Center in 1995

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Vivek Soi- Medical Director, West Pavilion Dialysis

Dr. Vivek Soi- Medical Director, West Pavilion Dialysis

  • Graduated from Wayne State University in 2002
  • Completed fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Balazs Szamosfalvi- Meidcal Director, I-2 Acute

Dr. Balazs Szamosfalvi- Medical Director, I-2 Acute Dialysis

  • Completed fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 2002
  • Fluent in two languages- Hungarian and English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Viswanath- Medical Director, St. Mary Dialysis

Dr. Talanki Viswanath- Medical Director, St. Mary Dialysis

 

  • Completed fellowship at Wayne County General Hospital in 1977
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 1980
  • Fluent in two languages-English and Kannada; can communicate in telugu and hindi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. David R. White-Medical Director, Northwest Detroit Lahser Dialysis Center

Dr. David R. White-Medical Director, Northwest Detroit Lahser Dialysis Center

    • Graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine
    • Completed residency and fellowship in Nephrology at Henry Ford Hospital
    • Board Certified in Nephrology since 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Sami Zarouk-Medical Director, Michigan Metropolitan Dialysis

Dr. Sami Zarouk-Medical Director, Michigan Metropolitan Dialysis

  • Completed fellowship at Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Board Certified in Nephrology since 1994
  • Fluent in three languages-English, French, and Arabic