Torrance Memorial is recognized among the top hospitals in Los Angeles
County for Nephrology care by U.S. News and World Report. Our Division
has been a pioneer in providing expert, specialized care for patients
suffering from advanced kidney diseases.
Our expert staff treat patients with a wide range of kidney disorders,
- acute and chronic kidney disease
- non-diabetic kidney disease
- electrolyte disorders
- acid-base disorders
- cystic kidney diseases
- kidney stones
- diabetic nephropathy (diabetic kidney disease)
- end stage kidney failure (dependent on dialysis)
Our Division is pioneering new tools, treatments and lifestyle-changing
clinical programs. We are at the forefront of regional efforts to bring
about healthier lives for our patients.
Some of the services we provide include:
- Kidney, fluid and electrolyte disorders treatment
- Hypertension management
- Slowing the progression of chronic kidney disease
- Dialysis management
- Treatment for kidney stones
- Nutrition counseling
Find A Nephrologist
Torrance Memorial nephrologists are experts in treating a range of kidney
disorders. Due to advances in medical knowledge, many conditions are treatable
if diagnosed early, which means kidney damage can be prevented or reduced.
Meet Our Nephrology Experts
For those with advanced kidney failure, also known as end-stage renal disease,
dialysis may be needed when the kidneys do not function well enough to
keep you healthy. Dialysis replaces the work of the kidneys to clean the
blood and maintain your fluid balance.
We offer several treatment options to ensure you have the type of dialysis
that fits best with your life. With an on-site, inpatient dialysis facility
patients have access to the services they need. Our personalized care
team of physicians and nurses delivers 24-hour dialysis services to patients
with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease.