Name Abdur R Baig, MD, FASN
Address 2500 E Hallandale Beach Blvd Suite 207, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
Citizenship USA
E-mail ID
Telephone Number 954-800-0953 (Office)
954-800-0956 (Fax)

Professional Experience

August 2013- Present Medical Staff Nephrology
Memorial Health System, Hollywood, FL
Kindred Hospital, Hollywood, FL
April 2015- Present Aventura Hospital Medical Center, Aventura, FL
July 2011- June 2013 Fellowship, Nephrology and Hypertension
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
January 2013- June 2013 Trained in Interventional Nephrology
University of Miami, Miami, FL
July 2008 - June 2011 Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
July 1999 - July 2004 Medical Officer South Asian Hospital Ltd. Dhaka, Bangladesh
May 1998 – May 1999 House Officer
Internship in Medicine and Surgery
Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Medical Education

February 1990 – January 1998 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Dhaka Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh


Original Articles

  1. Baig A, Moskovits M, Herrold EM, Borra S, Austrian Syndrome and Multiple Myeloma:A Fatal Combination. North Am J Med Sci 2012;4:516-9. doi: 10.4103/1947-2714.102014. PMID: 23112981 [PubMed].
  2. Baig A, Campbell B, Russell M, Singh J, Borra S, Epicardial Fat Necrosis: An Uncommon Etiology Of Chest Pain. Cardiol J 2012;19(4):424-8. PMID: 22825906 [PubMed].
  3. Baig A, Ciril E, Contreras G, Lenz O, Borra S, Acute Renal Infarction: An Underdiagnosed Disorder. J Med Cases 2012;3(3):197-200. doi:10.4021/jmc577w
  4. Baig A, Gujral M, Hameed R, Borra S, Klebsiella Ozaenae Cholecystitis. Am J Med Sci 2011 Sep;342(3):259-61. doi: 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e318220ac6f. PMID: 21804376 [PubMed]
  5. Baig A, Adewale AS, Borra S: Lithium Induced Nephrotic Syndrome. Am J Kidney Dis 2011:58(2): A25-8. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.04.016. PMID: 21787979 [PubMed].
  6. Baig A, Borra S, Moskovits N, Sadiq A, Moskovits M, Right Atrial Mass: A Diagnostic Dilemma. Ann Acad Med Singapore 2011;40 (2):100-101. doi: 10.1007/s00270-011-0100-7. PMID: 21468465 [PubMed].
  7. Baig A, Mukherji R, Pulmonary Embolism after Uterine Fibroid Embolization: A Case Report. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2011:34:1113-1114. doi: 10.1007/s00270-011-0100-7. PMID: 21360242 [PubMed]

Review Article

  1. Lenz O, Waheed AA, Baig A, Pop A, Contreras G, Lupus Nephritis: Maintenance Therapy of Lupus Nephritis: Do we now have a plan? Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Jan;8(1):162-71. doi: 10.2215/CJN.03640412. PMID: 22917704 [PubMed].


  1. Baig A, Gustavo Westin-Figueiredo, Ahmed Waheed, Dollie F Green, Oliver Lenz, Methotrexate Induced Nephrotoxicity. JASN 23:2012:630A.
  2. Ahmed A Waheed, Prodipito Pal, Yehia S Abdelwahed, Baig A, Monica T Garciabuitrago, Gabriel Contreras, B-HCG-producing poorly differentiated carcinoma causing acute kidney injury. JASN 23:2012:632A.
  3. Baig A, Hector Castro, Giselle Guerra, Oliver Lenz, Hyperkalemic Ascending Paralysis. J Gen Intern Med 2012 Jul;27 Suppl 2:S443. PubMed PMID: 22528616.
  4. Baig A, Adewale SA, Pasco N, Borra S, An Uncommon Etiology Of Hyponatremia. J Gen Intern Med 2011;26(5) (Suppl 1):S474. PubMed PMID: 21559853.
  5. Baig A, Muzykovsky K, Liu M, Hidalgo-Cabrera R, Cohen H, Mukherji R, Correlation between B-type natriuretic peptide and central venous pressure: Is the relationship useful when managing fluids? Crit Care Med 2010:38(12):A63. PubMed PMID: 21088524.
  6. Baig A, Borra S, Herrold EM, Moazzem SW, Moskovits M: Clinical Characteristics of Infective Endocarditis in Hemodialysis Versus Non Hemodialysis Patients. J Hosp Med 2010;5(3)(suppl 2):S9-10. PubMed PMID: 20301189
  7. Baig A, Bonilla C, Dandes E, Saxena N, Kuo B, Scridon T, Scridon C, Asher C, Shen M, Practicality of Implementing Cardiac CT Appropriateness Criteria in Clinical Practice. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2007, Jul;1(1):Supplement S.
  8. Bonilla CA, Baig A, Saxena N, Dandes E, Kuo B, Scridon T, Nolan J, Itty V, Philips S, Shen MY, Clinical Indications of Cardiac CTA: Guideline Comparison in a Real World Practice. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2007, Jul;1(1):Supplement S.
  9. E.M. Dandes, A. Baig, N. Saxena, T. Scridon, B.T. Kuo, R.S. Ribeiro, G.M. Novaro, C.R. Asher, H.S. Bush, J.B. Nolan, M.Y. Shen, SPECT MPI vs. CTA: Guideline Comparison for Clinical Indications. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2007, Jul;14(4):S115.
  10. E.M. Dandes, B.T. Kuo, A. Baig, R.S. Ribeiro, N. Saxena, T. Scridon, G.M. Novaro, C.R. Asher, H.S. Bush, J.B. Nolan, M.Y. Shen, The Gaps of Implementing MPI Appropriateness Criteria in Clinical Practice. J Nucl Cardiol. 2007, Jul;14(4):S108.
  11. Rubens S. Ribeiro, Eric M. Dandes, Tudor Scridon, Bruce TS Kuo, Baig A, Gian M. Novaro, Craig R. Asher, Howard S. Bush, Jason B. Nolan, Michael Drew, Michael Y. H. Shen, The Shifting Paradigm of SPECT MPI Utilization: Comparative Analysis of Clinical Practice Guidelines vs. Appropriateness Criteria. J Am Coll Cardiol 2007 Mar;49(9):173A.
  12. Shen MY, Dandes E, Saxena N, Kuo B, Baig A, Bonilla CA, Itty V, Philips S, Analysis of Appropriate Imaging Referrals using Guidelines in Real World Practice: Cardiac CTA vs. SPECT Imaging. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2007, Jul;1(1):Supplement S.

Professional License and Memberships

  1. American Board of Internal Medicine
  2. American Board of Internal Medicine-Nephrology
  3. Florida Medical License
  4. American Society of Nephrology
  5. Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

Other Activities/Achievements

  1. Representative, the Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR), Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 2009-2010
  2. Received appreciation letter from the Documentation Department, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 2009 and 2010.
  3. Editorial board member, International Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, a peerreviewed, open access international online medical journal.

Language Fluencies other than English

  1. Written and conversational – Bangla
  2. Spoken – Some fluency in Hindi and Urdu


Travel, Writing, Cricket and Soccer


References: Available upon request.