Alan Kliger, MD

Alan Kliger, MD

Nephrology New Haven, CT

Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University

Office Address

  • 136 Sherman Ave
    Suite 405
    New Haven, CT 06511
    Phone: (203) 787-0117
    Fax: (203) 777-3559

Alan Kliger, MD

Nephrology New Haven, CT

Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Nephrology: General Nephrology

Education & Training

  • Georgetown University HospitalGeorgetown University Hospital
  • SUNY Upstate Medical UniversitySUNY Upstate Medical University
  • State University of New York Upstate Medical UniversityState University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • City College of New York

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical License1975 - 2016
  • American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineNephrology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2014
    • Top Doctors: New York Metro AreaCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003
    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • New Dialysis Techniques  Nephrol Dial Transplant, 5/1/2014
    • Effects of frequent hemodialysis on perceived caregiver burden in the Frequent Hemodialysis Network Trials  Suri RS, Larive B, Hall Y, Kimmel PL, Kliger AS, Levin N, Tamura MK, Chertow GM, and the Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trial Group, Clin J Amer Soc Nephrol, 5/1/2014
    • Effect of frequent hemodialysis on residual kidney function: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trials  Daugirdas JT, Greene T, Rocco MV, Kaysen GA, Depner TA, Levin NW, Chertow GM, Ornt DB, Raimann JG, Larive B, Kliger AS; the FHN Trial Group, Kidney Int, 5/1/2013

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Transplantation, A companion to Brenner & Rector’s The Kidney Chapter: Frequent hemodialysis: physiological, epidemiological, and practical aspects. Page 370 - 384
      Suri, RS and Kliger, AS
      Editors: .Elsevier Saunders Publishers
      Edition 3rd,2010
    • Replacement of Renal Function by Dialysis Chapter: Management of Center Hemodialysis Programs. 
      Kliger, AS
      Editors: Horl, WH, Ronco, C, Winchester, JF, Koch, KM, Lindsay, RM.Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht
      Edition 5th,2003
    • International Anesthesiology Clinics: The Kidney in Anesthesia Chapter: The role of the kidney in Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders. Page 65 - 82
      Kliger, AS
      Editors: Priebe, HJ.Boston, MA

    Research History

    • Chair, Steering Committee2013 - 2014
      NIDDK Novel Interventions for Patients Treated With Hemodialysis
    • Study Chair2003 - 2012
      NIDDK Frequent Hemodialysis Network

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Cofinity PPO
    • Connecticare FlexPOS
    • First Health PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • HIP of New York - Select PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Oxford Health Freedom
    • Oxford Health Liberty
    • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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