Faculty and Staff


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Stefan Somlo, MD

C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Genetics

Chief, Section of Nephrology

Clinical Interests

Polycystic Kidney Diseases

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Stefan Somlo, MD

Section Chief

C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Genetics

Chief, Section of Nephrology

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Robert Alpern, MD

Dean, Yale School of Medicine

Ensign Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Dean, Yale School of Medicine

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Peter Aronson, MD

Director, Fellowship Training and Faculty Development

C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology

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Margaret Bia, MD

Director, Clinical Skills Program

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Senior Transplant nephrologist

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William Asch, MD/PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Director of Pre-Transplant Operations

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Ursula Brewster, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Firm Chief, Peters Medical Firm

Training Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship

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Cecilia Canessa, MD

Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology and of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Lloyd Cantley, MD

C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Vice Chair, Research

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Steven Coca, DO, MS

Assistant Professor (Adjunct) of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Susan Crowley, MD, FASN

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

VHA National Program Director for Kidney Disease and Dialysis

Chief, Renal Section, VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems

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Seung Lee, MD, PhD, FASN

Associate Research Scientist in Medicine (Nephrology)

Research Interests

Ischemia; Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities; Pathologic Processes; Azotemia

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Heino Velazquez, PhD

Research Scientist in Medicine (Nephrology)

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William Asch, MD/PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Director of Pre-Transplant Operations

Clinical Interests

Kidney Transplantation

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Margaret Bia, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Senior Transplant nephrologist

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Ursula Brewster, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Firm Chief, Peters Medical Firm

Training Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Medicine; Glomerulonephritis; Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome; Hypertension; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Nephrology; Nephrotic Syndrome; Pregnancy Complications

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Neera Dahl, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Clinical Interests

Hematuria; Polycystic Kidney Diseases

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Richard Formica, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and of Surgery (Transplant)

Director of Transplant Medicine

Director Outpatient Transplantation Service

Medical Director Adult and Pediatric Kidney Transplantation

Medical Director Pancreas Transplantation

Clinical Interests

Referral and Consultation; Kidney Transplantation

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Randy Luciano, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Aldo Peixoto, MD, FASN, FASH

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Associate Chair for Ambulatory Services Operations and Quality, Department of Internal Medicine

Clinical Chief, Section of Nephrology

Clinical Interests

Aldosterone; Catecholamines; Diabetes Insipidus; Diabetic Nephropathies; Electrolytes; Hematologic Tests; Hematuria; Hypertension; Kidney Diseases; Polycystic Kidney Diseases; Magnesium; Metanephrine; Nephrology; Osmolar Concentration; Potassium; Renin; Sodium; Urinalysis; Clinical Laboratory Techniques; Vital Signs

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Anushree Shirali, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Jeffrey Turner, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Susan Crowley, MD, FASN

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

VHA National Program Director for Kidney Disease and Dialysis

Chief, Renal Section, VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems

Clinical Interests

Diabetic Nephropathies; Glomerulonephritis; Hematuria; Kidney Calculi; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Nephrology; Nephrotic Syndrome; Urologic Diseases

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David Geller, MD/PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

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Aldo Peixoto, MD, FASN, FASH

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Associate Chair for Ambulatory Services Operations and Quality, Department of Internal Medicine

Clinical Chief, Section of Nephrology

Clinical Interests

Aldosterone; Catecholamines; Diabetes Insipidus; Diabetic Nephropathies; Electrolytes; Hematologic Tests; Hematuria; Hypertension; Kidney Diseases; Polycystic Kidney Diseases; Magnesium; Metanephrine; Nephrology; Osmolar Concentration; Potassium; Renin; Sodium; Urinalysis; Clinical Laboratory Techniques; Vital Signs

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Mark Perazella, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Director, Acute Dialysis Unit

Clinical Interests

Diabetes Insipidus; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Hypertension