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Dr. Elijah Kakani, MD

Nephrology*
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20 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Elijah Kakani, MD

Dr. Elijah Kakani, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lexington, KY. They specialize in Nephrology, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Nephrology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF TIRANES / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Tulane Medical Center and University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kakani an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Kakani works at Practice in Lexington, KY with other offices in New Orleans, LA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kakani's Office Locations

  1. 1
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    800 Rose St # 604, Lexington, KY 40536 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 323-6047
  2. 2
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    1430 Tulane Ave # 8545, New Orleans, LA 70112 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (504) 988-5346

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  • Tulane Medical Center
  • University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1932353521
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF TIRANES / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
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    Board Certifications
    • Nephrology
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