Amin Motaref, MD

Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Polycystic Kidney Disease


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1520 San Pablo St. HC2 - Suite 1000 , Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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About Amin Motaref, MD
Amin Motaref, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician at Keck Medicine of USC, with a specialization in nephrology. Dr. Motaref treats a variety of acute and chronic kidney issues and helps patients manage long-term conditions. He also emphasizes prevention by advising patients about lifestyle modifications that can help optimize their renal health.

Kidney health is a complex and vital aspect of overall well-being, and Dr. Motaref is passionate about providing care and treatment therapies that help improve each patient’s quality of life. He prioritizes patient education and always takes the time to ensure patients understand their condition and the available treatment options. Dr. Motaref encourages his patients ask questions so that they are empowered to take an active role in their health care journey.

Dr. Motaref is a member of several professional organizations, including the American College of Physicians and the American Society of Nephrology. He is also a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, helping train future physicians and health care providers.

Outside of work, Dr. Motaref loves spending time with family and friends. He enjoys running, hiking, skiing and traveling.
“Empowerment is a core element of my patient care philosophy, because I believe that informed patients make better decisions about their health.”


  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare
  • Health Net
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Interplan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network

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  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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