Arif Showkat, MD

About Arif Showkat, MD

Specialty:  Nephrology

Germantown
57 Germantown Court, Suite 100
Germantown, Tennessee 38138-1733
Phone:  901-866-8810
Fax: 901-302-2575
Olive Branch
Methodist Olive Branch Hospital
4250 Bethel Road, 5th Floor
Olive Branch, MS  38654
Phone:  901-866-8810
Methodist South
1251 Wesley Drive, Suite 151
Memphis, TN 38116
Office: 901-866-8810
St. Francis Family Medicine
1301 Primacy Parkway
Memphis, TN 38119
Office: 901-866-8810

Certification:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Nephrology

Education:

  • Medical Degree: University of Dhaka, Dhaka Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh (M.B.B.S.)
  • Internship and Post-Graduate Training: (Internal Medicine and General Surgery) University of Dhaka, Dhaka Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Externship: (Internal Medicine) South West General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio

Residency:

  • (Chief Resident – Internal Medicine) Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, West Virginia

Fellowship:

  • (Nephrology) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

Academic Title:

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

Special Interests:

  • Dialysis
  • Metabolism
  • Nephrology
  • Renal Nutrition
  • Transplantation

Professional Membership:

  • American College of Physicians and American Society of Internal Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation

Additional Information:

  • Resident of the Year, Ohio Valley Medical Center
  • Co-author of several medical abstracts and presentations
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification