Dr. David Leehey MD Nephrologist

Dr. David Leehey is a nephrologist in Maywood, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and one of 16 at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1979

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1979–1981

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Orange juice-induced hyperkalemia in a diabetic patient with chronic renal failure.
Fan, K., Leehey, D. J.

Renal biopsy training using a simulator.
Mohamed, M., Leehey, D. J., Soundararajan, R., Yu, A. W., Kar, P. M., Ing, T. S.

Life-threatening hypokalemia following rapid correction of respiratory acidosis.
Hammond, K.,You, D.,Collins, E. G.,Leehey, D. J.,Laghi, F.

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