Dr. Kelly V Liang MD Nephrologist

Dr. Kelly Liang is a nephrologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and UPMC McKeesport. She received her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Liang accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 29 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and one of 30 at UPMC McKeesport who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2002–2005

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2005–2008

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 6 years in Nephrology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Heart Failure Severity Scoring System and Medical- and Health-Related Quality-of-Life Outcomes: The HEMO Study.
Liang, K.V., Pike, F., Argyropoulos, C., Weissfeld, L., Teuteberg, J., Dew, M.A., Unruh, M.L.

Risk factors for CKD in persons with kidney stones: a case-control study in Olmsted County, Minnesota.
Saucier, N.A., Sinha, M.K., Liang, K.V., Krambeck, A.E., Weaver, A.L., Bergstralh, E.J., Li, X., Rule, A.D., Lieske, J.C.

Acute decompensated heart failure and the cardiorenal syndrome.
Liang, K.V., Williams, A.W., Greene, E.L., Redfield, M.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West 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
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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