Renal Disease

We will provide leadership in nephrology and transplantation both locally and nationally.

Renal means “of the kidneys,” so renal disease is simply a disease of the kidneys. 


Warning Signs

  • High blood pressure
  • Swelling of the face and ankles
  • Puffiness around the eyes
  • More frequent urination (especially at night)
  • Foamy urine
  • Rusty or brown colored urine
  • Back pain just below the rib cage
  • Fatigue


Prevention

  • Become familiar with the warning signs
  • Drink plenty of fluids
  • Exercise regularly
  • Don’t smoke
  • Maintain proper weight
  • Get checked regularly for diabetes and high blood pressure.

Contact us for more information on the stages of renal disease.