Torrance Memorial nephrologists are experts in treating a range of kidney disorders and advanced kidney diseases, including:
- 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)
Due to advances in medical knowledge, many conditions are treatable if diagnosed early, which means kidney damage can be prevented or reduced.
Our physicians are 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
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.