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Eliot C. Heher, MD

Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program

  • Phone: 617-726-2130
Department of Medicine


  • Transplant Center
  • Kidney Transplant
Clinical Interests
Kidney transplant
Kidney disease in solid organ transplant recipients
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

BiographyEliot Heher MD became the Medical Director of the Kidney Transplant Program on April 1, 2014.  Eliot has been a member of the Massachusetts General Hospital Division of Nephrology since 2007.   He attended Harvard College and Harvard Medical School.  He was a medical resident on the Osler Medical Service at Johns Hopkins Hospital and a nephrology fellow in the combined program of Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham & Women's Hospital.   In addition, Eliot has been a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania and served as a Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics.   Eliot spent a portion of his career working in the private sector, and brings these experiences to bear in his work as Medical Director of Kidney Transplant.  He was a Medical Director of Aetna-U.S. Healthcare, Inc.  Subsequently he was the co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of HTH Worldwide, Inc., a healthcare technology and insurance company based in Radnor, Pennsylvania.  Eliot's interests include clinical transplantation and quality and process optimization in transplant services.

Transplant Surgical Center
55 Fruit Street
White Building
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-2130

Transplant Surgical Center
55 Fruit Street
White Building
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-2130

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