Advanced Nephrology Associates, PC specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disorders such as:
Acute Renal Failure: A condition in which the kidneys suddenly cannot filter waste from the blood.
Chronic kidney disease: Longstanding disease of the kidneys leading to renal failure.
Diabetic Kidney Disorder: Kidney disease that results from diabetes is the number one cause of kidney failure; almost a third of people with diabetes develop diabetic nephropathy.
Glomerulonephritis: The inflammation of the glomeruli- which are extremely small structures inside the kidneys that filter the blood.
Hematuria: The presence of blood in the Urine.
Hypertension: Abnormally high blood pressure.
Kidney Disease: A condition with a wide range of causes kin which the kidneys are damaged and unable to fully remove waste and excess fluid from the body. Left untreated, kidney disease can progress to kidney failure.
Kidney Failure: Also known as Renal Failure, a medical condition in which the kidneys fail to adequately filter waste products from the blood.
Kidney Stones: Small, hard, deposits of minerals and salts. They form inside your kidneys.
Polycystic Kidney Disease: A genetic disorder that causes numerous cysts to grow in the kidneys. These cysts can interfere with kidney function and cause kidney failure.
Proteinuria: The presence of abnormal quantities of protein in the urine.
Renal Insufficiency: Poor function of the kidneys that may be due to a reduction in blood-flow to the kidneys caused by renal artery disease.
Urinary Tract Infections: Are bacterial infections of any part of the urinary system. If left untreated, these infections can spread to the kidneys and cause kidney failure.