Dr. Melissa J Yanover MD Nephrologist

Dr. Melissa Yanover is a nephrologist in Denver, Colorado. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Denver Health Medical Center and Exempla Lutheran Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. She is one of 7 doctors at Denver Health Medical Center and one of 20 at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center 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, 1977 - 1981

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1981 - 1984

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Increased acute rejection episodes among recipients of living unrelated donor compared with cadaver and living related donor renal transplants.
Long, D. G., Vernon, W. B., Yanover, M. J.

Two-year effects of alendronate on bone mineral density and vertebral fracture in patients receiving glucocorticoids: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled extension trial.
Adachi, J. D., Saag, K. G., Delmas, P. D., Liberman, U. A., Emkey, R. D., Seeman, E., Lane, N. E., Kaufman, J. M., Poubelle, P. E., Hawkins, F., Correa-Rotter, R., Menkes, C. J., Rodriguez-Portales, J. A., Schnitzer, T. J., Block, J. A., Wing, J., McIlwain, H. H., Westhovens, R., Brown, J., Melo-Gomes, J. A., Gruber, B. L., Yanover, M. J., Leite, M. O., Siminoski, K. G., Nevitt, M. C., Sharp, J. T., Malice, M. P., Dumortier, T., Czachur, M., Carofano, W., Daifotis, A.

Structured review of neonatal deaths in a managed care organisation.
Escobar, G. J., Yanover, M., Gardner, M. N., Golembeski, D., Armstrong, M. A., Shum, F., Kipnis, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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