Dr. Stuart M Flechner MD Urologist

Dr. Stuart Flechner is an urologist in Cleveland, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Flechner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 66 doctors at Cleveland Clinic and one of 12 at Fairview Hospital who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: Kidney Transplantation, Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Cleveland Clinic
Ranked #1 in Urology

Fairview Hospital
High performing in Urology

Hillcrest Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1977

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Urology, 1977–1978

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, Urology, 1980–1981

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified 32 years in Urology

OH State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Current management of transplant renal artery stenosis: clinical utility of duplex Doppler ultrasonography.

Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy has equivalent early and late renal function outcomes compared with open donor nephrectomy.

Molecular Classifiers for Acute Kidney Transplant Rejection in Peripheral Blood by Whole Genome Gene Expression Profiling.
Kurian, S. M.,Williams, A. N.,Gelbart, T.,Campbell, D.,Mondala, T. S.,Head, S. R.,Horvath, S.,Gaber, L.,Thompson, R.,Whisenant, T.,Lin, W.,Langfelder, P.,Robison, E. H.,Schaffer, R. L.,Fisher, J. S.,Friedewald, J.,Flechner, S. M.,Chan, L. K.,Wiseman, A. C.,Shidban, H.,Mendez, R.,Heilman, R.,Abecassis, M. M.,Marsh, C. L.,Salomon, D. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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