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Pediatric Specialist, Nephrologist (kidney)
37 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ellis Avner is Excellent. Dr. Avner has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ellis Avner, MD is board certified in Pediatric Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • E.Coli (Escherichia coli Infections)
  • Gene Therapy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease (Cystic)
  • Kidney Disease (Glomerulonephritis)
  • Kidney Failure (Chronic)
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Liver Diseases
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease (Autosomal Dominant)
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease (Autosomal Recessive)

Education & Awards

Dr. Avner graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney
Kidney Diseases
Polycystic Kidney Diseases
1995 Mitchell Rubin Award in Pediatric Nephrology, Childrens Hospital of Buffalo
1994 Best Doctors in America, Woodward/White, Inc
2001- Americas Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
1970 Magna cum Laude, Princeton University
1974 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2002-2004 President, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology


Dr. Avner has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin 
  • Eye Institute - Medical College of Wisconsin 

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Additional Information
Dr. Ellis D Avner MD is a male Pediatric Nephrologist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Ellis D. Avner practice?
Dr. Ellis Avner has 1 office location.
Dr. Ellis Avner practices Pediatric Nephrology near Milwaukee, WI.
See Milwaukee Pediatric Specialists.