Nephrology is the medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic kidney problems and diseases. This involves the study of the kidneys, especially normal kidney function (kidney physiology) and kidney disease (kidney pathophysiology), preserving kidney health and treating kidney disease, from diet and medication to kidney replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation).

The most common conditions for this medical specialty are:

  • Infections and kidney damage
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Kidney stones
  • Kidney cancer
  • Renal insufficiency
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Congenital kidney disease
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NEPHROLOGY

ATENA MEDICAL CENTER, NEPHROLOGY MEDICAL TEAM