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