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Welcome to the Division of Nephrology

We are a center of excellence in caring for children with kidney disease. We are committed to providing outstanding care, training the next generation of nephrologists, and advancing research to improve treatment of pediatric kidney disease.  

Meet our Faculty

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Our research helps improve outcomes for children with kidney disease. Our work in bone and mineral disorders, hypertension and kidney stone disease is recognized globally.

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Since 1966, we have trained research scientists, outstanding clinicians and leaders in academic medicine. Our students and residents train at Benioff Children’s Hospitals.

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We treat children with kidney and urinary tract disease and kidney failure, and patients who require acute or chronic peritoneal hemodialysis and kidney transplants. 

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