Education & Training

  • Medical School: Jordan University of Science and Technology (Irbid, Jordan)
  • Medical School: George Washington University Hospital - Elective Medical Student (District of Columbia)
  • Residency: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine - Internal Medicine (Huntington, W.Va.)
  • Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham - Nephrology (Birmingham, Ala.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, American Society of Nephrology


  • Certified: ACLS and BLS
  • Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty certification in Nephrology

Additional Languages

  • Arabic

Marshall Kidney & Hypertension Center

A provider-based department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
J. Robert Pritchard Dialysis Center
1690 Medical Center Drive
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304.526.2532

Map & Directions

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Khitan ZJ, Chin KV, Sodhi K, Kheetan M, Alsanani A, Shapiro JI.. 2022. Gut Microbiome and Diet in Populations with Obesity: Role of the Na+/K+-ATPase Transporter Signaling in Severe COVID-19 .
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Kheetan M, Ogu I, Shapiro JI, Khitan ZJ. 2021. Acute and Chronic Hyponatremia. Front Med (Lausanne). 2021 8 21;8:693738.
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Pramod S, Kheetan M, Ogu I, Alsanani A, Khitan Z. 2021. Viral Nephropathies, Adding SARS-CoV-2 to the List. Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis. 2021 6 12;14:157-164.
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Khitan ZJ, Kheetan MM. 2021. Urine foaming test, a promising diagnostic test for COVID-19 infection. North Clin Istanb. 2021 4 15;8(2):199.
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Jafri H, Khan I, Sidda A, Khan NAJ, Kheetan M, Griswold D, Pacioles T. 2021. Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia Manifesting as Acute Kidney Injury and Bing-Neel Syndrome With Excellent Response to Ibrutinib. J Investig Med High Impact Case Rep. 2021 10 16;9:23247096211021228.
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Ogu I, Khitan Z, Kheetan M, Shapiro J, Alsanani A, Daoud A, Masoudi M, Poznaski N. 2020. Chapter 2: Volume Disorders: Assessment and Management; Fluid and Diuretics.

Khitan ZJ, Kheetan MM, Shapiro JI. 2018. PURE is not so pure when it comes to dietary sodium and cardiovascular events! J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2018 4 1;20(5):976-977.
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Mansoor K, Kheetan M, Shahnawaz S, Shapiro AP, Patton-Tackett E, Dial L, Rankin G, Santhanam P, Tzamaloukas AH, Nadasdy T, Shapiro JI, Khitan ZJ. 2018. Systematic review of nephrotoxicity of drugs of abuse, 2005-2016. BMC Nephrol. 2018 8 28;18(1):379.
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