Micah R. Chan, MD, MPH Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Micah R. Chan, MD, MPH, is an assistant professor of nephrology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology. Dr. Chan is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the American Society of Diagnostic Interventional Nephrology. His clinical focus is the prevention, evaluation and treatment of chronic kidney disease, with special interest in referral patterns. Dr. Chan is currently involved in a broad range of clinical research in interventional nephrology. With his colleagues, he plans to improve vascular access for hemodialysis patients with novel methods of treatment and prevention.
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
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Professional Certifications and Education
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI
St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, 2002
Programs & Conditions
Chan MR Shobande O Vats H Wakeen M Meyer X Bellingham J Astor BC Yevzlin AS .
The Effect of Buttonhole Cannulation vs. Rope-ladder Technique on Hemodialysis Access Patency. Semin Dial. 2013 Oct 1;
[PubMed ID: 24118562]
Agarwal G Alfonso-Jaume M Zhong W Chan MR .
Quiz Page July 2013: a man with acute kidney injury and cutaneous purpura. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Jul;62(1):xxvii-xxx
[PubMed ID: 23773848]
Chan MR .
Interventional nephrology: What the nephrologist needs to know about vascular access. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Jul;8(7):1211-2
[PubMed ID: 23824197]
Agarwal G Vats HS Raval AN Yevzlin AS Chan MR Gimelli G .
Chronic Total Occlusion and Successful Drug-Eluting Stent Placement in Takayasu Arteritis Induced Renal Artery Stenosis. Clin Med Res. 2013 May 8;
[PubMed ID: 23656802]
Vats HS Bellingham J Pinchot JW Young HN Chan MR Yevzlin AS .
A comparison between blood flow outcomes of tunneled external jugular and internal jugular hemodialysis catheters. J Vasc Access. 2012 Jan-Mar;13(1):51-4
[PubMed ID: 21725948]
Chan MR Chhokar VS Young HN Becker BN Yevzlin AS .
Retrograde occlusive arteriography of hemodialysis access: failure to detect inflow lesions? Semin Dial. 2011 Jul-Aug;24(4):452-5
[PubMed ID: 20723156]
Young HN Chan MR Yevzlin AS Becker BN .
The rationale, implementation, and effect of the Medicare CKD education benefit. Am J Kidney Dis. 2011 Mar;57(3):381-6
[PubMed ID: 21239094]
Chan MR Yevzlin AS .
Clinical outcome of overlapping stents in hemodialysis access. J Vasc Access. 2010 Oct-Dec;11(4):274-80
[PubMed ID: 20658453]
Yevzlin AS Chan MR Becker YT Roy-Chaudhury P Lee T Becker BN .
"Venopathy" at work: recasting neointimal hyperplasia in a new light. Transl Res. 2010 Oct;156(4):216-25
[PubMed ID: 20875897]
Smalley RM Cook S Chan MR .
The Case | Best not shaken or stirred! Chronic lymphocytic leukemia and hyperkalemia. Kidney Int. 2010 Jan;77(2):167-8
[PubMed ID: 20040925]
Chan MR Yevzlin AS .
Tunneled dialysis catheters: recent trends and future directions. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 2009 Sep;16(5):386-95
[PubMed ID: 19695507]
Yevzlin AS Chan MR Gimelli G Maya ID .
How I do it: endovascular stent deployment using a novel technique that obviates the need for introducer-sheath upsizing. Semin Dial. 2009 Sep-Oct;22(5):584-7
[PubMed ID: 18764801]
Chan MR Young HN Yevzlin AS .
The effect of in-stent restenosis on hemodialysis access patency. Hemodial Int. 2009 Jul;13(3):250-6
[PubMed ID: 19614759]
Chan MR Thomas CP Torrealba JR Djamali A Fernandez LA Nishimura CJ Smith RJ Samaniego MD .
Recurrent atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with factor I mutation in a living related renal transplant recipient. Am J Kidney Dis. 2009 Feb;53(2):321-6
[PubMed ID: 18805611]
Adulla M Chan MR Hermsen JL Tefera G Yevzlin AS .
Stent migration and folding in the subclavian vein during subclavian hemodialysis catheter placement. Semin Dial. 2009 Jan-Feb;22(1):81-3
[PubMed ID: 19175535]
Chan MR .
Hemodialysis central venous catheter dysfunction. Semin Dial. 2008 Nov-Dec;21(6):516-21
[PubMed ID: 19000124]
Chan MR Yevzlin AS Hinshaw M Jaffery JB .
Calciphylaxis responsive to lanthanum carbonate (FOSRENOL) therapy. WMJ. 2008 Nov;107(7):335-8
[PubMed ID: 19180873]
Chan MR Bedi S Sanchez RJ Young HN Becker YT Kellerman PS Yevzlin AS .
Stent placement versus angioplasty improves patency of arteriovenous grafts and blood flow of arteriovenous fistulae. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008 May;3(3):699-705
[PubMed ID: 18256373]
Chan MR Young HN Becker YT Yevzlin AS .
Obesity as a predictor of vascular access outcomes: analysis of the USRDS DMMS Wave II study. Semin Dial. 2008 May-Jun;21(3):274-9
[PubMed ID: 18397205]
Yevzlin AS Guttormsen B Chan MR Gimelli G .
How I do it: directional atherectomy for in-stent restenosis of a PTFE arteriovenous graft. Semin Dial. 2008 May-Jun;21(3):266-8
[PubMed ID: 18248520]