Nephrology Conditions

Help for Your Kidney Concerns

Your kidneys play a vital role in filtering your blood, ridding your body of waste and controlling your blood pressure. You can have a condition that impairs your kidney function and not even notice any symptoms. When you learn that your kidneys aren’t working the way they’re supposed to, you want to make sure you’re in the right place to get the right care.

University Health System kidney specialists – nephrologists – treat adults and children throughout South Texas with varied levels of kidney disease. We apply our expertise to carefully and thoughtfully diagnose your condition and give you the treatment that’s best for you.

Kidney Conditions We Treat

We treat adult and pediatric kidney conditions including:

  • Acute kidney failure
  • Chronic kidney diseases
  • Congenital and inherited kidney diseases, treated in conjunction with Children’s Health Kidney Center at University
  • Diabetic kidney disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hypertension disorders (adults and children)
  • Kidney cancer
  • Kidney cysts
  • Kidney infections
  • Kidney stone disease, treated in conjunction with Urology
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Urinary tract infection

We also provide comprehensive pre- and post-kidney transplant care.