Leading the Way in Nephrology Services for Kidney Disease Treatment
The Division of Kidney Diseases and Hypertension at North Shore-LIJ Health System has a nationally and internationally distinguished faculty involved in patient care (inpatient and outpatient settings), research and teaching. Areas of emphasis include the treatment of kidney stones, kidney dialysis, end-stage renal disease, both pre and post kidney transplantation services, hypertension and metabolic bone disease.
North Shore-LIJ Health System maintains active research programs focused on various types of kidney disease such as HIV-associated kidney disease, diabetic kidney disease, chronic kidney diseases and transplantation. In addition, North Shore-LIJ Health System manages clinical trials in the areas of hypertension, chronic kidney disease, anemia, metabolic bone disease and nephrology education.