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Elahna Paul, MD, PhD

  • Medical Director, MGH Pediatric Kidney Transplant Program
  • Director, MGH Herscot Center for TSC Kidney Care


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Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Transplant Center

Clinical Interests
  • Genetic diseases of the kidney
  • Tuberous sclerosis complex
  • Lowe Syndrome
  • Autoimmune diseases of the kidney
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Lupus nephritis
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney stones
Medical Education
  • MD, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital Boston
Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Nephrology
Foreign Languages
  • Hebrew
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Braintree: Blue Hills Medical Center
  • Concord: Emerson Hospital
  • Newton: Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Patient Gateway
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Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - New York
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult

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  • Research of Elahna Paul, MD, PhD

    In addition to practicing pediatric nephrology at MGHfC and the Emerson Hospital outpatient Pediatric Specialty Care Center, Elahna Paul, MD, PhD, conducts clinical and basic science research of kidney disease. As the pediatric nephrologist of the Herscott Center for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) at MGH, she studies the renal manifestations of TSC in both children and adults, and with a PhD in immunology she studies mouse models of lupus nephritis in her laboratory on the MGH main campus.


Pediatric Nephrology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114
Phone: 617-726-2908
Fax: 617-724-0581
Mass General Hospital for Children - Braintree
340 Wood Road
Braintree MA, 02184
Phone: 781-884-6900
Fax: 781-884-6999
Newton-Wellesley Pediatric Ambulatory Clinic
2014 Washington St
6 South
Newton MA, 02462
Phone: 617-243-6585
Emerson Hospital Center for Specialty Care
54 Baker Ave Extension
Concord MA, 01742

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