Dr. Rachel Meredith Lestz MD Pediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Rachel Lestz is a pediatric nephrologist in Los Angeles, California. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice for 10 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Nephrologist: General Pediatric Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 2004–2007

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, 2007–2010

New York Medical College
Class of 2004

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Nephrology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Association of higher erythropoiesis stimulating agent dose and mortality in children on dialysis.
Lestz, R. M.,Fivush, B. A.,Atkinson, M. A.

Comparative clinical outcomes between pediatric and young adult dialysis patients.
Atkinson, M.A., Lestz, R.M., Fivush, B.A., Silverstein, D.M.

No difference in meeting hemoglobin and albumin targets for dialyzed children with urologic disorders.


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