Dr. Fadi George Lakkis MD Nephrologist

Dr. Fadi Lakkis is a nephrologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Lakkis accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Ranked #26 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1989

Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Nephrology, Transplantation Immunology, 1989–1992

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 22 years in Nephrology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Elected Member, Association of American Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Immunology: TREG cells in transplantation-a double-edged sword?
Lakkis, F. G.

Innate allorecognition.
Oberbarnscheidt, M. H.,Lakkis, F. G.

T-cell migration to vascularized organ allografts.
Walch, J. M.,Lakkis, F. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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