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Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Amir H. Azad, MD

Specialty
  • Nephrology
Address
Mission Heritage Medical Group
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Heritage Medical Group
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Phone
(949) 364-0644
Fax
(949) 364-1520
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Secondary Office

Phone
(949) 242-6902
Fax
(949) 372-3544

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Specialties & Education

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Nephrology
    Education
    • College
      University of Florida at Gainesville - Gainesville, FL
    • Residency
      UCI Medical Center - Irvine, CA
    • Medical School
      University of Southern Florida at Tampa
    • Fellowship
      UCI Medical Center Chief Medical
  • Biography

    Biography

    Dr. H. Amir Azad is a nephrologist currently practicing in Mission Viejo, California. He joined Mission Internal Medical Group in August of 2011.

    He earned a bachelors degree in microbiology from University of Florida in Gainesville and obtained his medical degree from University of Southern Florida in Tampa. Dr. Azad did his internal medicine residency at University of California. He became the Chief Medical Resident followed by nephrology fellowship at UCI Medical Center. After finishing his fellowship in nephrology, he started his medical practice as assistant clinical professor and later as an associate clinical professor at UCI Medical Center. He participated in
    numerous clinical trials and also served on the institutional review board that approves all in-depth evaluations of treatment modalities. Dr. Azad was also involved in teaching medical students, medical residents, and nephrology fellows.

    He moved to private practice after working 7 years at UCI Medical Center in 2006. He practiced in Las Vegas for 1 year before joining South County Nephrology Consultants in 2007 in Mission Viejo. He has remained in private practice in the Mission Viejo area. He has also remained as an associate clinical professor at UCI Medical Center.