Nephrology: Why Specialty Care is Important

Nephrologists are board-certified physicians who specialize in kidney disease.  Specialized kidney care is vital early in the disease process, especially before the loss of significant kidney function.  Slow the progression of kidney disease with the help of St. Croix Regional Medical Center nephrologists.

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