Caring for children with kidney disease requires a multidisciplinary team which includes many specialists in clinical collaboration to the pediatric nephrologist. Metro Health Pediatric Nephrology brings a direct connection of University of Michigan pediatric specialists to the children of west Michigan. This can include help from specialists in many different disciplines.
Pediatric Nephrology treats the following symptoms:
- Elevated blood pressure
- Chronic kidney disease
- Fluid and electrolyte imbalances
- Kidney stones
- Renal cysts
- Urinary tract infections