Pediatric Nephrology Clinical Services

Pediatric Nephrology Clinical Services

Pediatric and adolescent patients with complex renal diseases are referred to us from South Florida, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Our program provides in-patient care at Holtz Children’s Hospital and has multiple out-patient clinics throughout south Florida, including Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. We provide comprehensive evaluations for the diagnosis and cutting-edge treatment for a wide range of renal disorders including:

  • Acute Kidney Injury with sudden renal insufficiency
  • Chronic Renal Failure and end stage renal disease care (hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis)
  • Congenital anomalies of the urinary tract; growth failure; nephropathy of prematurity and low birth weight infants
  • Chronic and recurrent urinary tract infections; cystic kidneys
  • Glomerulonephritis Acute and Chronic, HIV Nephropathy
  • Kidney transplantation and other solid organ transplantation
  • Nephrotic syndrome; proteinuria; hematuria. New innovative research in the management of children with protracted nephrotic syndrome
  • Hypertension (eesential, secondary, obesity associated, and renovascular causes) with an active Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Program
  • Renal Vasculitis; Systemic Lupus Nephritis. Our Division has a large experience in the management of children and adolescents with severe lupus nephritis
  • Kidney and Bladder Stones
  • Metabolic Bone Disease and Disorders of Calcium and Mineral metabolism