Comprehensive Care for Kidney Disease
Drexel Nephrology expertly combines compassionate care with the latest diagnostics and treatments available to manage all kidney-related conditions including:
By combining their extensive training with the resources of Drexel Medicine, our doctors ensure that patients receive the exceptional care that they require.
Advanced Dialysis Services
The physicians of Drexel Nephrology provide multiple levels of care for our chronic kidney failure patients. Our state-of-the-art outpatient dialysis units provide patients with dialysis (hemodialysis) in a cutting-edge, comfortable environment. Our nephrologists collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of renal nurses, social workers, dietitians, and technical staff to provide accurate and comprehensive care.
Drexel Nephrology has the expertise to train suitable and interested patients in home dialysis, which can include peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis. If it is appropriate for a patient to undergo home dialysis, our staff is prepared to provide any necessary technical, mental, or emotional support.
Leading the Region in Renal Transplantation
For those with end-stage kidney (renal) failure, Drexel Nephrology works closely with the members of Drexel Medicine's surgical team and the kidney transplant team at Hahnemann University Hospital. Drexel Medicine's interdisciplinary teams provide for the immunosuppression necessary to prevent kidney rejection, as well as support patients before, during and after transplant.
Drexel Comprehensive Hypertension Center
Hypertension, commonly referred to as high blood pressure, is a leading cause of kidney disease and kidney failure. It can damage blood vessels and filters in the kidney, which makes waste removal difficult.
At the Drexel Comprehensive Hypertension Center our specialists provide individualized care for all hypertension conditions. They help patients diagnose and manage their hypertension to avoid further complications. They also provide ongoing patient education and monitoring.
Services offered at the Drexel Comprehensive Hypertension Center include:
Drexel Nephrology Services
Drexel Nephrology patients benefit from a range of tests and procedures that are offered at convenient locations throughout Philadelphia.
Services offered by Drexel Nephrology include:
The information on these pages is provided for general information only and should not be used for diagnosis or treatment, or as a substitute for consultation with a physician or health care professional. If you have specific questions or concerns about your health, you should consult your health care professional.