UPMC Nephrology Services provides diagnosis and comprehensive treatment options for kidney disease or dysfunction, as well as the expertise to know how both can affect other parts of the body. Kidney disease or dysfunction can include high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, autoimmune conditions, and adverse interaction with certain medications. We’ll help you feel your best with the expert care you deserve.
Nephrology is a medical specialty focused on the kidneys. Your kidneys are bean-shaped organs that have the important job of sifting out waste and excess water from your blood, which becomes urine. The waste in your blood comes from the normal breakdown of the food that fuels your body.
If there is a problem with your kidneys, you may suffer from diabetes or autoimmune disease, we well as conditions that result from kidney disease such as high blood pressure.
UPMC Central Pa. Nephrology provides comprehensive care for a wide range of kidney conditions and their related symptoms:
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UPMC Nephrology offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatment plans for kidney-related diseases. Whether it's a chronic condition, injury, or infection, our expert team is dedicated to providing the right care for you.
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