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Lurie Childrens at Cadence Health: Pediatric Nephrology
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Pediatric Nephrology

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Kidney Diseases

The pediatric nephrology specialists in the pediatric program, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health, have expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of children with acute or chronic conditions of the kidney including:

  • Abnormal urinary tract
  • Acute kidney dysfunction
  • Chronic kidney diseases
  • Congenital multicystic and dysplastic kidneys
  • Dysfunctional voiding
  • Enuresis (involuntary urination including bedwetting)
  • Glomerulonephritis (inflammation in the kidney)
  • Hematuria (blood in the urine)
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney stones
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Proteinuria (protein in the urine)
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections
  • Reflux nephropathy

Services

The program offers state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment services including:

  • Dialysis - acute care for ages 12 and up
  • Hypertension monitoring through an at-home telemonitoring system

The Team

The medical professionals on the pediatric nephrology team are committed to giving dedicated and compassionate care in an environment targeted to the needs of children and their families.  The multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Lurie Children's specialists, board certified in pediatrics and pediatric nephrology
  • CDH registered nurses
  • Child life specialists

Location

Patient visits are scheduled in the Pediatric Outpatient Center on the first floor of Central DuPage Hospital (east entrance).

To request a first-time appointment, call 1-800-543-7362 (1-800-KIDS-DOC®). TTY for the hearing impaired 1-800-526-0844.

*Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Cadence Health is a collaborative program between Cadence Health, now a part of Northwestern Medicine, and Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. The physicians participating in this program are neither agents of nor employed by Cadence Health or any of its affiliate member hospitals.