2100 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02124 617-296-4000
The department of nephrology specializes in delivering both diagnostic and therapeutic consultations for a wide spectrum of kidney disorders and hypertension, as well as the management of hemo and peritoneal dialysis and renal transplants. A full range of supportive services including nutritional, psychological and social services are offered to all patients.
State-of-the art inpatient and outpatient hemodialysis units are located on campus. Our nephrologists work closely and regularly with the vascular service and the department of radiology for the evaluation and maintenance of dialysis access. Percutaneous renal biopsies are performed using non-contrast computerized tomographic guidance. Immunotherapy and ultrafiltration are also routinely available.
Kidney Disease Services