Nephrology

Nephrologists are board-certified physicians who specialize in kidney disease.  It is very important to receive kidney care as soon as there is a diagnosis of kidney disease and before there is a loss of kidney function.

St. Croix Regional Medical Center nephrologists can help to slow the progression of kidney disease.

Conditions Treated by a Nephrologist Include:

  • Acute and chronic kidney disease, including end stage renal disease (ESRD)
  • Fluid and electrolyte disorders
  • Hypertension management
  • Kidney stones
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Renal vascular disease