Gilbert Moeckel, MD,PhD

Specialty

Anatomic Pathology

Conditions & Treatments

Autoimmune Disease, Glomerulonephritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus


Biography

Gilbert Moeckel, MD, PhD, is a pathologist who specializes in diagnosing kidney diseases. He became fascinated with the complexity of the kidney during his graduate studies after medical school. "I was attracted to medicine because of the scientific challenges," Dr. Moeckel says. 

While examining a biopsy from a patient, Dr. Moeckel explains, it's important for a pathologist to think comprehensively and consider different conditions associated with the organ. "Many diseases are involved in the kidney or start from a kidney defect," he says. 

When he provides a specific diagnosis a physician, Dr. Moeckel, like other pathologists, works with that patient's doctor to recommend the best course of treatment. In order to arrive at an accurate diagnosis, a pathologist "needs to have a lot of experience and a solid understanding and visual awareness of diseases." 

At Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Moeckel is professor of pathology and director of the renal, or kidney, pathology and electron microscopy laboratory. His research focuses on better understanding the progression of chronic kidney disease. 

Gender

Male

Language(s)

English;French;German

Years In Practice

20

Affiliated With

Yale Medicine

Locations

20 York St., New Haven, CT, 06510

20 York St.
New Haven, CT 06510

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Monday8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Fax
(203) 737-3325

Education & Training

Education

Ludwig Maximilian - Munich

Residency

University of Arizona Hospital

Fellowship

University of Arizona Hospital

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

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