Caring for Patients with Kidney Disease
One in nine American adults has kidney disease, and Mississippi ranks among the top three states in the nation with the highest number of dialysis patients. People who have diabetes, high blood pressure, or a family history of kidney disease are at the highest risk. The board-certified nephrologists at KDMC are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disorders from kidney stones to renal disease. Their experience guides the delivery of the most effective nonsurgical therapies or surgical solutions to help patients manage their conditions and get more enjoyment out of daily activities.
- In-house dialysis and fluid, electrolyte, and kidney disorders treatment
- Hypertension care and management
- Dialysis, acute dialysis, and predialysis education
- Preventive care and nutrition counseling
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