Ghassan Bandak, MD

Assistant Professor


Clinical Interests

Hospital Privileges

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Jordan University of Science and Technology (Irbid, Jordan)
  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital - Internal Medicine (Detroit, Mich.)
  • Fellowship: John Hospitals University School of Medicine - Nephrology (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic - Crital Care (Rochester, Minn.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Member, Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member, American Society of Nephrology
  • Member, National Kidney Foundation
  • Member, American College of Physicians


  • Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty in Nephrology, Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine

Additional Languages

  • Arabic
Ghassan Bandak, MD, only sees patients in a hospital setting and is not accepting new patients at Marshall Health.

Bandak G, Sakhuja A, Andrijasevic NM, Gunderson TM, Gajic O, Kashani K. 2020. Use of diuretics in shock: Temporal trends and clinical impacts in a propensity-matched cohort study. PLoS ONE. 2020 2 14;15(2):e0228274.
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Rana AM, Mansoor K, Assad S, Abouzid M, Ogu I, Bandak GSI. 2020. Severe Metabolic Acidosis: A Case of Triple Hit with Ketogenic Diet, Vinegar, and Metformin in an Obese Patient. Case Rep Nephrol. 2020 10 6;2020:8861978.
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Alexandra Gillispie, Sofanit Dessie, Rodrigo Aguilar, Kemnasom Nwanwene, Ghassan Bandak, Elie Khalil, and Imran Khawaja. 2020. Bilateral Pulmonary Embolism associated with Varicella Zoster Meningoencephalitis in an Immunocompetent Adult: A case report and literature review Marshall Journal of Medicine: Vol. 6: Iss. 4, Article 8

Sakhuja A, Bandak G, Barreto EF, Vallabhajosyula S, Jentzer J, Albright R, Kashani KB. 2019. Role of Loop Diuretic Challenge in Stage 3 Acute Kidney Injury. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 7 8;94(8):1509-1515.
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Bandak G, Sang Y, Gasparini A, Chang AR, Ballew SH, Evans M, Arnlov J, Lund LH, Inker LA, Coresh J, Carrero JJ, Grams ME. 2018. Hyperkalemia After Initiating Renin-Angiotensin System Blockade: The Stockholm Creatinine Measurements (SCREAM) Project. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 4 25;6(7).
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Longenecker JC, Waheed S, Bandak G, Murakami CA, McMahon BA, Gelber AC, Atta MG. 2017. Hyperuricemia after orthotopic liver transplantation: divergent associations with progression of renal disease, incident end-stage renal disease, and mortality. BMC Nephrol. 2017 11 29;18(1):103.
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Bandak G, Kashani KB. 2017. Chloride in intensive care units: a key electrolyte. F1000Res. 2017 11 11;6:1930.
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Bandak G, Grams ME. 2016. Kidney-Related Outcomes After Hospital-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: Even the Mildest Episodes Count. Am J Kidney Dis. 2016 8 25;67(5):716-8.
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Bandak G, Jones BA, Li J, Yee J, Umanath K. 2014. Rituximab for the treatment of refractory simultaneous anti-glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) and membranous nephropathy. Clin Kidney J. 2014 2 1;7(1):53-6.
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