Whether you have just been diagnosed with kidney problems or are starting dialysis, awaiting transplant, or receiving treatment following transplant — we are here to help you determine your options, and provide the best possible treatment for your condition.
Our board-certified nephrologists are educated and trained in treating diseases of the kidney. These physicians are at the forefront of patient care, new technology, and improvements in diagnostics to evaluate, diagnose and treat each patient.
What is a Nephrology Specialist?
Nephrologists are specialists in internal medicine who has obtained extra training in the medical treatment of patients with kidney diseases.
They have been taught and qualified in kidney diseases, kidney transplantation, and dialysis therapy. The education qualifies the specialists to treat kidney diseases in an extensive approach, because kidney diseases can have an effect on the function of other body organs. These kidney specialists could further dedicate to pediatric nephrology (kidney diseases in children treatment) or adult nephrology.
Nephrologists play an essential role in making decisions, in conjunction with patients and/or families, in relation to withholding or withdrawing dialysis. One of the kidney specialist or nephrologists’ main activities is the utilization of the artificial kidney to treat patients with acute and chronic kidney failure.
We Provide Expertise in:
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Acute Kidney Injury
- Kidney Stones
- Electrolytes (salt) Disorders
- Lupus Nephritis
- In-Center and Home Dialysis
- Kidney Transplant Care
- Obstructive Kidney Disease
- Cystic Kidney Disease
- Vascular Disorders of the Kidney
- Protein in the Urine