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John F. D’Avella, MD, FASN

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Clinical Overview


  • Title(s)

    Internal Medicine Physician

  • Department + Services


  • My Expertise

    Kidney issues, diabetes, hypertension, transplant surgery

  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine
    National Board of Medical Examiners
    American Society of Nephrology
    American Society of Transplant Physicians



Degree & Residencies

College of the Holy Cross, B.A.
Georgetown University School of Medicine, M.D.
Yale New Haven Hospital, Intern and Resident, Dept. of Surgery
Yale New Haven Hospital, Internship and Residency, Dept. of Internal Medicine
Yale New Haven Hospital, Chief Residency in Internal Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine, Renal Fellowship

Honors & Recognition

Lifetime Achievement Award, National Kidney Foundation, 2016
Most Compassionate Physician Award, American Registry, 2014 & 2012
Patient Safety & Quality Award, Hartford Hospital, 2012
Outstanding Service Award, Hartford Hospital, 2010
James P. Colangelo, MD, Achievement Award, National Kidney Foundation, 2008
Laureate Award, American Collage of Physicians, CT Chapter, 2007

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Contact John F. D’Avella, MD, FASN




Nantucket Cottage Hospital
57 Prospect Street
Nantucket, MA 02554

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