Internal Medicine

  • Division of Nephrology

    Patient Care

    Patient CareOur physicians are devoted to caring for patients with a variety kidney problems, patients with end-stage renal disease as well as patients with general medical problems.

    Our dialysis unit, with one of the largest home dialysis populations in the country, serves patients with acute renal problems as well as stable patients requiring dialysis.

    The transplantation service provides expertise in transplantation medicine to patients who receive a kidney transplant as well as those who receive heart, lung, pancreas, and liver transplants.

    Our consultation and teaching service both at the UIHC and the VAMC provide responsive and up-to-date information regarding appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic management of patients with problems related to the kidney including fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base disturbances, and hypertension.

    We have an internationally recognized CLIA-certified genetic and specialized testing service for complement and related factor mutations and functional testing of complement pathways [see this website].

    Our clinical services include:

    University ot Iowa Childrens' Hospital