• 2007: US Family Health Plan Rising Star Award.                                                              


  • 2010: 5000+ performer award (Dialysis Access procrdures), RMS Lifeline, DaVita

      Physician Operators Forum Meeting 2010.                                                   


  • Listed in 2007 Guide to America’s top Physician; Nephrology. Consumer Research Council of America.


  • 2012: Stars of Excellence Award, HMC Health: Leadership award, presented for Dr. Katafan Achkar for Qatar Center for Organ Transplantation, In recognition of achieving excellence in the leadership category.


  • 2014: FASN: Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology.                                  


  • 2014: Certificate of Appreciation from the Internal Medicine Residency Program, Hamad Medical Corporation, in recognition of valuable contribution, hard work and dedication in the residency program.