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Shahriar Moossavi, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Shahriar Moossavi, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Acute Renal Failure, Dialysis Vascular Access, Clinical Nephrology, Hypertension

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-8818
Department: 336-716-4650

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Additional Languages

Farsi-Persian, German

Education & Training

  • M.D., Germany - University of Wurzburg School of Medicin , 1994
  • Ph.D., Germany - University of Wurzburg , 1997
  • Internship, Medicine, Suny-Stony Brk Affil Hosps, 1998
  • Residency, Medicine, Suny-Stony Brk Affil Hosps, 2000
  • Fellowship, Nephrology, Stony Brook School of Medicine, 2002

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Soc Of Diag and Interv Neph
  • Am Soc Of Nephrology

NPI Number

  • 1144205584
Shahriar Moossavi, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Shahriar Moossavi, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Nephrology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-8818 | Department: 336-716-4650

Recent Publications

Chan CT, Greene T, Chertow GM, Kliger AS, Stokes JB, Beck GJ, Daugirdas JT, Kotanko P, Larive B, Levin NW, Mehta RL, Rocco M, Sanz J, Schiller BM, Yang PC, Rajagopalan S, Burkart J, Moossavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, et al. Determinants of left ventricular mass in patients on hemodialysis: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trials. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012;5(2):251-261.

Hall YN, Larive B, Painter P, Kaysen GA, Lindsay RM, Nissenson AR, Unruh ML, Rocco MV, Chertow GM, Burkart J, Moosavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, et al. Effects of six versus three times per week hemodialysis on physical performance, health, and functioning: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) randomized trials. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012;7(5):782-794.

Sergeyeva O, Gorodetskaya I, Ramos R, Schiller BM, Larive B, Raimann JG, Ting GO, Eggers PW, Chertow GM, Levin NW, Rocco M, Burkart J, Moossavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, Coppley A, et al. Challenges to enrollment and randomization of the Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Daily Trial. J Nephrol. 2012;25(3):302-309.

Niyyar VD, Moossavi S, Vachharajani TJ. Cannulating the hemodialysis access through a stent graft--is it advisable?. Clin Nephrol. 2012;77(5):409-412.

Amin P, Moossavi S, Vachharajani TJ. Broken clamp on a cuffed tunneled catheter-are all catheters equal?. Semin Dial. 2011;24(1):104-106.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Jordan JR, Vachharajani V, Freedman BI, Burkart JM. Re-evaluating the Fistula First Initiative in octogenarians on hemodialysis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011;6(7):1663-1667.

Rocco MV, Lockridge RS Jr, Beck GJ, Eggers PW, Gassman JJ, Greene T, Burkart J, Moossavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, et al. The effects of frequent nocturnal home hemodialysis: the Frequent Hemodialysis Network Nocturnal Trial. Kidney Int. 2011;80(10):1080-1091.

Unruh ML, Larive B, Chertow GM, Eggers PW, Garg AX, Rocco M, Burkart J, Moossavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, et al. Effects of six versus three times per week hemodialysis on depressive affect and mental health: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) trials [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011;22(Abstract Suppl):255A.

Hall YN, Larive B, Painter PL, Kaysen GA, Lindsay RM, Rocco MV, Burkart J, Moossavi S, Mauck V, Kaufman T, et al. Effects of six versus three times per week hemodialysis on physical performance, health and functioning: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) trials [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011;22(Abstract Suppl):66A.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Salman L, Wu S, Dwyer AC, Ross J, Dukkipati R, Maya ID, Yevzlin AS, Agarwal A, et al. Dialysis vascular access management by interventional nephrology programs at University Medical Centers in the United States. Semin Dial. 2011;24(5):564-569.

Moossavi S, Moossavi S, Vachharajani TJ. Palindrome dialysis catheter with or without peel-away sheath. J Vasc Access. 2010;11(4):359.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Salman L, Wu S, Maya ID, Yevzlin AS, Agarwal A, Abreo KD, Work J, Asif A. Successful models of interventional nephrology at academic medical centers. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010;5(11):2130-2136.

Moossavi S, Wallace EL, Martin TJ, Dubose TD. Hepatitis C virus and cocaine-induced rhabdomyolysis [editorial]. Am J Med. 2010;123(12):e5-e6.

Rocco MV, Moossavi S. Hemodialysis In: Lerma EV, Berns JS, Nissenson AR, eds. Current diagnosis & treatment: nephrology & hypertension. New York: McGraw-Hill Medical;2009: 437-443.

Moossavi S, Vachharajani T, Bordner M, Hutchison E, Moossavi S. Radiation exposure in outpatient access center [abstract]. Semin Dial. 2009;22(2):216.

Moossavi S, Freedman BI. Treating anemia with erythropoiesis-stimulating agents: effects on quality of life [editorial]. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169(12):1100-1101.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Kaufman T, Rocco M. Central vein hardware: cannot live with it, cannot live without it. Semin Dial. 2009;22(5):588-589.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S. Sheathless or 'over-the wire' technique for tunnelled cuffed catheter insertion [letter]. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2008;23(1):420-421.

Moossavi S, Tuttle AB, Vachharajani TJ, Plonk G, Bettmann MA, Majekodunmi O, Russell BG, Regan JD, Freedman BI. Long-term outcomes of transposed basilic vein arteriovenous fistulae. Hemodial Int. 2008;12(1):80-84.


Moossavi S, Kaufman T, Jordan J, Moossavi S, Vachharajani T. Retrospective evaluation of factors influencing the catheter recirculation in prevelant dialysis patients [abstract]. Semin Dial. 2008;21(1):109.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Daeihgah P, Jordan JR, Coe MS, Burkart JM, Freedman B. Academic free-standing vascular access centers: early experience [abstract]. Semin Dial. 2008;21(1):106.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Kaufman TM, Jordan JR, Freedman BI, Burkart JM. Re-evaluating the fistula first initiative in octogenarian dialysis patients [abstract]. J Vasc Access. 2008;9(Suppl 1):S16-S17.

Moossavi S, Vachharajani TJ, Jordan J, Russell GB, Kaufman T, Moossavi S. Retrospective analysis of catheter recirculation in prevalent dialysis patients. Semin Dial. 2008;21(3):289-292.

Divers J, Moossavi S, Langefeld CD, Freedman BI. Genetic admixture: a tool to identify diabetic nephropathy genes in African Americans. Ethn Dis. 2008;18(3):384-388.

Vachharajani TJ, Kaufman TM, Jordan JR, Moossavi S. Comparing clinical assessment with surveillance measures in detection of dialysis vascular access dysfunction [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008;19():255A.

Moossavi S, Vachharajani T, Moossavi S. Retrospective comparison of tunneled dialysis catheter insertion with or without peel-away sheath in an academic outpatient dialysis access center [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008;19():467A.

Moossavi S, Russell G, Vachharajani T, Burkart J, Freedman B. Effect of practice pattern on hemodialysis access thrombosis: the impact of access surveillance [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008;19():901A.

Rocco M, Deterding E, Moossavi S, Bethea C, McBride D, Warren S, Palevsky PM, Zhang JH, O'Connor TZ, Chertow GM, et al. Intensity of renal support in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury. N Engl J Med. 2008;359(1):7-20.



Moossavi S, Regan JD, Pierson ED, Kasey JM, Tuttle AB, Vachharajani TJ, Bettmann MA, Russell GB, Freedman BI. Non-surgical salvage of thrombosed arterio-venous fistulae: a case series and review of the literature. Semin Dial. 2007;20(5):459-464.

Moossavi S, Moossavi S, Raasch E, Jordan J, Burkat [sic] J [Burkart J]. Comparison of dialysis access outcomes in peritoneal dialysis (PD) and hemodialysis (HD) patients at an academic medical center [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007;18(Abstracts Issue):466A.

Raasch E, Moossavi S, Beekman D, Russell G, Moossavi S, Jordon J, Mauck V, Burkart J. Comparison of dialysis outcomes in peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis patients at an academic medical center [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007;18(Abstracts Issue):477A.

Moossavi S, Moossavi S, Coe M, Burkart J. Comparison of patient turn over/loss in an academic hemodialysis (HD) unit and peritoneal dialysis (PD) unit [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007;18(Abstracts Issue):918A.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S. Managing dialysis catheter-related Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia [letter]. Am J Kidney Dis. 2007;50(6):1052.

Moossavi S, Regan JD, Pierson ED, Kasey JM, Tuttle AB, Bettmann MA, Russell GB, Freedman BI. Non-surgical salvage of thrombosed arterio-venous fistulae (AVF) [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2006;17(Abstr Issue):500A.

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Associate Professor, Nephrology

Clinical Specialties

Acute Renal Failure, Dialysis Vascular Access, Clinical Nephrology, Hypertension

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