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Michael F Michelis, M.D., FACP, FASN

Dr. Michelis has been Director of the Division of Nephrology at Lenox Hill Hospital for more than two decades.  He is Clinical Professor of Medicine at the New York University School of Medicine, and he is also a Visiting Professor of Medicine at the State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn, New York.  Dr. Michelis received a B.A. at Columbia College, Columbia University in New York City, and his M.D. degree at George Washington School of Medicine in Washington, D.C.  He received his nephrology training at the University of  Pittsburgh School of Medicine.   Dr. Michelis has been selected for inclusion in the listing of top doctors in New York for the past several years.  He is the co-Editor of several medical textbooks, and he has published dozens of articles in the area of general nephrology, electrolyte disorders, hypertension, and geriatric renal disease.  He has lectured extensively throughout the United States, Hawaii, Japan, and in various European cities.  He serves on the editorial board of several medical journals, and he also reviews articles for established journals in nephrology.  He has received many awards and lectureships for his work in nephrology.

He continues to publish and lecture on issues related to geriatric nephrology, sodium and other electrolyte problems and hypertension.  Dr. Michelis has also been awarded the certificate of Specialist in Clinical Hypertension by the American Society of Hypertension.