Dr. Ellis Avner, MD

Dr. Ellis Avner, MD

Pediatric Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ellis Avner, MD is a pediatric nephrology doctor who practices in Milwaukee, WI. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

8915 W Connell Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Information

(877) 607-5280

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Dr. Avner's Experience

Dr. Avner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Nephrology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Nephrology and Pediatrics
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Avner Ellis D. Avner, MD, was appointed Founding Director of the Children's Research Institute and Associate Dean for Pediatric Research in 2004. He currently serves as Professor of Pediatrics and Physiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Avner received his AB in Religion from Princeton University and his MD from the University of Pennsylvania School of medicine. He served his internship and residency at the Children's Hospital in Boston, where he also completed his fellowship in pediatric nephrology.


  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (11/9/2006)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Dr Ellis David Avner; License # 35066850

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician wrote prescriptions for a co-worker without maintaining medical records.

    Action Taken:

    The Physician has voluntarily surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio that the state will treat as a Permanent Revocation.

    State: Ohio
0 Board Actions

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


  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Chldns Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Avner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Avner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Avner accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Avner has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Campus
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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