Sayed Tabatabai, M.D.

Joined San Antonio Kidney In 2015
Sayed Tabatabai, M.D. - San Antonio Kidney
  • Fluent In:
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Patients throughout San Antonio can get the specialized care they need for kidney and urinary tract health at San Antonio Kidney Disease Center. One of the area’s leading nephrologists, Sayed Tabatabai, MD, has extensive training in all aspects of clinical nephrology and is proud to treat patients as a member of San Antonio Kidney Disease Center Physicians Group.

Dr. Tabatabai went through a combined six-year accelerated program for his undergraduate degree and medical program. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, followed by his medical degree from Albany Medical College.

After completing his residency training at Tufts in Boston, Dr. Tabatabai went on to finish his nephrology fellowship at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Maryland. To further his education and experience, Dr. Tabatabai stays up-to-date with his board certifications. He is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology through the American Board of Internal Medicine.

In his spare time, Dr. Tabatabai loves to travel, play guitar, and play the role of Darth Vader for the Star Wars Society of San Antonio for various charitable causes.

Dr. Tabatabai is affiliated with several facilities throughout the San Antonio area as a member of the San Antonio Kidney Disease Center. Dr. Tabatabai is currently accepting new patients who need preventive or ongoing nephrology care.

Medical Degree
  • Albany Medical College
Internal Medicine Internship
  • Tufts Medical Center
Internal Medicine Residency
  • Tufts Medical Center
Nephrology Fellowship
  • John Hopkins Hospital, 2009
Board Certification
  • American Board of Internal Medicine: 2007
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology: 2009
Honors & Awards
  • Albany Medical College Richard A. Barnett Award, 2004
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – graduated Summa Cum Laude
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Merit Scholarship
  • General Electric STAR Scholarship

Honors & Awards

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Dr. Tabatabai is a Winner of The Healthgrades Honor Roll Award, The Castle Connolly Top Doctor Award and Vitals Patients’ Choice Award (2017, 2018), Vitals On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018) and Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)
Ranked one of 316 of the most highly recommended physicians in San Antonio by San Antonio Magazine

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