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Practice areas

  • Best Doctors in America 2015-16
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplant Team
  • Pediatric Nephrology

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Clinic information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical interests

  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Hypertension Management
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplantation
  • Pediatric Nephrology



Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen Germany


University of Kentucky, Lexington


Children's Hospital, Boston

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Nephrology

Additional information


Stefan Kiessling received his medical degree from the Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen Germany. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Kentucky Children’s Hospital. Thereafter, he completed his fellowship in pediatric nephrology at The Children's Hospital in Boston.

Kiessling is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics as well as Pediatric Nephrology.


Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related links

Pediatric Kidney Transplant

Kentucky Children's Hospital Pediatric Nephrology