Consultative General Nephrology
Consultations for: kidney complications of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and/or inflammatory diseases of the kidney, such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and management of fluid and electrolyte disorders (abnormal blood levels of sodium, potassium and calcium).Referrals for acute and chronic kidney disease or failure and their associated complications: volume overload and other edematous states, anemia, hypertension and/or electrolyte imbalances.Referrals for second opinions
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Management
Monitoring kidney function and treatment of chronic kidney disease to reduce complications and slow the progression to kidney failure.Manage disease states associated with CKD, including anemia,bone disease, hypertension and diabetes. Adjust treatments, medications, diet and monitoring as changes in kidney function occur.
End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Requiring Dialysis Treatment
Selection, monitoring and management of the best dialysis method, including: in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, nocturnal hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Early evaluation and timely referral for kidney transplantation.
For more information go to Kidney Facts section.