Dr. Lynn Ellen Schlanger MD Nephrologist

Dr. Lynn Schlanger is a nephrologist in Decatur, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Emory University Hospital. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Schlanger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 8 doctors at Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 45 at Emory University Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Emory University Hospital
Ranked #42 in Nephrology

Emory University Hospital Midtown
High performing in Nephrology

Grady Memorial Hospital

Piedmont Hospital
High performing in Nephrology

Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1989

Emory University
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1991–1994

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Electrolytes in the aging.
Schlanger, L.E., Bailey, J.L., Sands, J.M.

Geriatric nephrology: old or new subspecialty.
Schlanger, L.E., Bailey, J.L., Sands, J.M.

Cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) therapy and vitamin D insufficiency in patients with chronic kidney disease: a randomized controlled pilot study.
Chandra, P., Binongo, J.G., Ziegler, T.R., Schlanger, L.E., Wang, W., Someren, J.T., Tangpricha, V.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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