• Nephrology
  • General Medicine

Areas of interest


A/Prof Cohney is a Nephrologist & General physician, internationally recognised for contributions to transplantation and nephrology, holding appointments at the University of Melbourne and Monash Universities. He has served on an international panel on management of diabetes after transplantation, and spent extended periods teaching in the developing world and establishing the first renal transplant centre in Nepal.

Shlomo has expertise in the management of Type II diabetes and cardiovascular disease, especially in conjunction with the management of chronic kidney disease (CKD). He also has particular expertise and experience in renal transplant medicine.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Dr S Cohney

53 Erin Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Dr S Cohney

Suite 205
55 Flemington Road
North Melbourne VIC 3051

Epworth locations


Epworth Richmond


  • MBBS (UWA) 1986
  • MRCP (Royal College of Physicians, UK) 1991
  • FRACP (RACP) 1994
  • PhD (Uni Melb) 1997
  • FASN (ASN) 2014

Education and training

  • Teaching medical students and Physician Trainees


  • Type II Diabetes
  • Thrombotic Microangiopathy (Monash Dept Epidemiology)
  • Optimal Use of Corticosteroids

Professional Associations

  • ASN
  • AST
  • RACP