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Nephrology

Nephrology is a medical specialty that focuses on kidney (or renal) function. This includes systemic diseases that affect your entire body including the kidneys, such as diabetes and certain autoimmune diseases. Nephrologists also diagnose and treat problems such as blood in the urine, and abnormalities in sodium and potassium levels found on blood tests.

Services / Conditions Treated

A few of the common conditions treated include:

  • Blood or protein in the urine
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Kidney stones
  • Kidney infections
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Interstitial nephritis
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Kidney cancer
  • Renal artery stenosis
  • Kidney complications from autoimmune diseases such as lupus, high blood pressure or diabetes

Treatments / Tests Performed

A few of the treatments or tests we provide include:

  • Analysis of lab test results from blood and urine tests
  • Coordination of dialysis treatments
  • Kidney biopsies

Our Providers

Our nephrologists can help identify and treat different types of kidney-related problems. Some of these include kidney stones, kidney disease, and nephritis. Since many renal disorders are caused by other health problems, our kidney specialists work together as a team with your other providers to provide comprehensive care for your healthcare needs.

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