Nephrology deal with the diseases of the kidneys. This service is offered to our community for the convenience of our patients.
Kidney Disease is also known as “The Quiet Disease” to nephrologists. The National Kidney Foundation estimates that 1 in 7 Americans (over 37 million people) have CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease). However, only about 50% of people may not even realize they have it. Because of this, it is extremely important to pay attention to any warning signs our bodies may be sending us.
Early Warning Sign of CKD:
- High Blood Pressure
- Unexplained Shortness of Breath
- Swelling of Feet/Ankles
- Changes in Urination
- Severe Itchiness