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Golisano Children's Hospital / Pediatric Nephrology

Pediatric Nephrology

Golisano Children's Hospital building

U.S. News & World Report

UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital's Nephrology program has been recognized as one of the nation’s best in the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospital rankings.

Kidney disease and hypertension are not uncommon conditions for children to face but at Golisano Children's Hospital, our Division of Pediatric Nephrology has the expertise and technology to give children facing these conditions the medical care and compassion they need. We provide diagnostic and treatment services for infants, children and adolescents with conditions such as kidney stones, congenital or acquired kidney disease, and hypertension (high blood pressure).

Our Pediatric Nephrology team works hand in hand with Pediatric Urology and Transplant Surgery to treat acute and chronic Kidney Failure (also referred to as Renal Failure) through surgery, dialysis, and kidney transplantation.

Pediatric Nephrology Clinic

The Pediatric Nephrology Clinic offers diagnosis and treatment of numerous conditions affecting the kidneys, such as hypertension, nephrotic syndrome, kidney stones, lupus nephritis, kidney failure (dialysis) and kidney transplant. Patients can be seen by appointment in the Ambulatory Center (AC-6) on Monday mornings, Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings.

Referring Physicians

When making a referral, please include copies of pertinent laboratory studies, urine tests, radiology studies, and referral letters.