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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
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Transplantation
  • Tuberous sclerosis complex
  • Genetic diseases of the kidney
  • Lowe Syndrome
  • Lupus nephritis
  • Pediatric Hypertension
Medical Education
  • MD, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Nephrology
Foreign Languages
  • Hebrew
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Braintree: Blue Hills Medical Center
  • Concord: Emerson Hospital
  • Newton: Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Existing Patients
Patient Gateway
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • 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
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • 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
  • Maine Community Health Options (MCHO)
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • 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
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

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
Provider Gender

News & Events

  • 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
Suite 204
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone 1: 781-884-6900
Phone 2: 617-726-2908
Fax: 781-884-6999
Emerson Hospital Center for Specialty Care
54 Baker Ave Extension
Suite 302
Concord, MA 01742
Phone 1: 978-287-8503
Phone 2: 617-726-2908

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