Our Pediatric Nephrologists diagnose and treat children and teens with congenital and acquired kidney and kidney-related diseases, including high blood pressure, urinary tract infection, nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, kidney stone formation and kidney failure. We have outpatient clinics where patients with kidney disorders are diagnosed and provided therapeutic intervention, education, and multidisciplinary support including renal nutrition, social work, and child life experts.
Outpatient care is provided at the Goldsbury Center for Children and Families. Patients can be self-referred but generally are referred by a primary care physician.
Children up to age 18 are seen for a variety of renal-related diseases including:
- Proteinuria (protein in the urine)
- Congenital renal disorders
- Nephrotic syndromes
- Chronic kidney disease
- Urinary tract infections
- Hematuria (blood in the urine)
- Renal tubular disorders
- Cystic diseases
- Renal failure
- Kidney stones