Nephrology & Kidney Diseases

A full spectrum of care for kidney diseases and conditions to lessen their impact on your life

Your kidneys are two of the most important organs in your body. They filter your blood in order to remove impurities and toxins.

When you have kidney disease, you need access to a full spectrum of individualized care to decrease its impact on your life. Our kidney specialists (nephrologists) work with you to find effective treatments, including transplantation, to maintain your quality of life. 

There are many types of kidney diseases or conditions that can greatly impact your life. To effectively address your kidney, the IU Health kidney team is committed closely with you and your primary care physician to fully explore your treatment options. We help you accurately choose the right treatment for you. Your treatment will be tailored to your specific condition, lifestyle and personal goals. You are a person with kidney disease, but you are not the disease.

Our experts provide care for chronic kidney disease, kidney stones, proteinuria and hematuria. Services include:

  • Liver and kidney disease treatment
  • Hypertension management
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Post-transplant management Dialysis

Our Approach to Nephrology & Kidney Diseases Care

There are many types of kidney diseases or conditions that can greatly impact your life. To effectively address your kidney, the IU Health kidney team is committed closely with you and your primary care physician to fully explore your treatment options. We help you accurately choose the right treatment for you. Your treatment will be tailored to your specific condition, lifestyle and personal goals. You are a person with kidney disease, but you are not the disease.

Our experts provide care for chronic kidney disease, kidney stones, proteinuria and hematuria. Services include:

  • Liver and kidney disease treatment
  • Hypertension management
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Post-transplant management Dialysis

IU Health is on the leading edge of innovation and research in kidney diseases and is particularly renowned for our transplant services. If you suffer from kidney disease, you always have a team at your side every step of the way supporting your individual care goals.

Through the Indiana University School of Medicine, our physicians are involved in teaching the next generation of nephrologists and kidney disease specialists. Our fellowship program is one of the top programs in the country and our physicians conduct extensive research into kidney diseases. What does this mean for you? It means that you will have access to the latest advances in nephrology and kidney disease treatment. 

Why IU Health for Nephrology & Kidney Diseases Care

IU Health is on the leading edge of innovation and research in kidney diseases and is particularly renowned for our transplant services. If you suffer from kidney disease, you always have a team at your side every step of the way supporting your individual care goals.

Through the Indiana University School of Medicine, our physicians are involved in teaching the next generation of nephrologists and kidney disease specialists. Our fellowship program is one of the top programs in the country and our physicians conduct extensive research into kidney diseases. What does this mean for you? It means that you will have access to the latest advances in nephrology and kidney disease treatment. 

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