Nephrology  Microscope

University of Maryland Medical Center's nephrology team diagnoses and treats a range of kidney disorders, particularly those related to high blood pressure, acute inflammation of the kidney, and the narrowing of blood vessels leading to the kidneys (renal artery stenosis).

In additions, we see patients with:

  • Kidney disease due to any medical condition, including diabetes
  • Fluid balance and electrolyte disorders
  • Acute and chronic kidney failure
  • Kidney stones

UMMC Kidney Care Services

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Nephrology Research

We are dedicated to improving the field of nephrology through research, gaining a better understanding of the kidney to develop new treatments to help our patients.

Learn more about our research.

Training Tomorrow's Nephrologists

The University of Maryland Medical Center is a teaching hospital, training tomorrow's leaders in the field of nephrology. We have two fellowship programs:

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