Nephrology is a specialty dedicated to kidney diseases or patients who suffer from hypertension. Kidney diseases regroup, insufficient kidney function and glomerular, interstitial and vascular nephropathies.


Arterial hypertension, often seen in the Bekaa region, is a significant cardiovascular risk factor, requiring a precise etiological diagnosis, especially in young patients, and life-long monitoring.



The Team


Patients are cared for by three nephrologists:Dr Kamal Abou Chahine,Dr Joseph Kassouf and Dr Elie Najjar, who work together, rotating based on the on-call schedule. The department is exemplary with regards to the cooperation and collaboration seen between its doctors, all specialized in the same field.


Tel.: +961 8 82 30 55 Ext. 1177-1208