Dr. Avi Hettena, MD

Dr. Avi Hettena, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Avi Hettena, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1976 and specializes in nephrology.

1199 Bush St Ste 400

San Francisco, CA 94109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

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Top Care Areas


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Brain Disorders
more than 50% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 10% of peers
Kidney Stones
more than 6% of peers

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uw Health Uw Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hettena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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