Dr. Heather Lechnowsky, MD

Dr. Heather Lechnowsky, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Heather Lechnowsky, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Omaha, NE. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

8901 W Dodge Rd Ste 250

Omaha, NE 68114

Contact Information

(402) 354-2070

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Hyperkalemia
high
more than 86% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 72% of peers
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Nebr Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Nebr Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Colorado School Of Medicine and Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lechnowsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lechnowsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lechnowsky to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Lechnowsky's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lechnowsky accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lechnowsky has admitting privileges

Chi Health Bergan Mercy
7500 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
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Chi Health Immanuel
6901 N 72nd St
Omaha, NE 68122
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Chi Health Lakeside
16901 Lakeside Hills Ct
Omaha, NE 68130
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Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs
800 Mercy Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital
933 E Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Nebraska Medicine – Bellevue
2500 Bellevue Medical Center Dr
Bellevue, NE 68123
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Saunders Medical Center
1760 County Road J
Wahoo, NE 68066
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The Nebraska Medical Center
4350 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
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The Nebraska Methodist Hospital
8303 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114
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