Akron Children's Department of Nephrology diagnoses and treats children and teens with kidney and kidney-related diseases, including high blood pressure, urinary tract infection, nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, kidney stone formation and kidney failure. Read More...
U.S. News & World Report ranks our nephrology department one of the best among children's hospitals nationwide.
Our team includes board-certified pediatric nephrologists, nephrology nurses, renal dietitians, social workers, mental health providers, renal transplant coordinators, child life specialists and teachers.
The major disease categories we treat include:
We also have a kidney dialysis and renal care center for children and teens whose kidneys have failed.
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