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Nephrology

The medical diagnosis and treatment of disorders and diseases of the kidneys, such as renal failure, diabetic kidney disease and hypertension.

General Nephrology and Hypertension

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Inherited renal diseases (ADPKD, hyperoxaluria)
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Hypertension and resistant hypertension
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Acid base imbalances
  • Electrolyte imbalances

Renal Transplantation

  • Pre-transplant evaluation
  • Post-transplant evaluation
  • Management of antirejection medications
  • Management of rejection
  • Management of transplant infections

Renal Ultrasonography

  • Ultrasound evaluation of the kidneys
  • Ultrasound guided biopsy of the renal allograft

Acute Nephrology

  • Placement of hemodialysis catheters under ultrasound guidance
  • Placement of central line catheters for vasopressor infusion and CVP monitoring
  • Evaluation and treatment of acute kidney injury (renal failure) in hospitalized patients

Dialysis

  • Management of hemodialysis
  • Management of peritoneal dialysis
  • Management of continuous renal replacement therapy (CVVH, Slow Efficiency Hemodialysis)

ACMC clinics offering Nephrology services:

ACMC-Willmar: (320) 231-5076
(888) 225-6580 (Toll-free)
ACMC-Marshall: (507) 532-1101
ACMC-Redwood Falls: (507) 697-6650
Outreach: Montevideo: (320) 269-6438
Appleton: (320) 289-1580