Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center
Last Updated : 11/24/2019
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The Division of Nephrology is dedicated to improving the lives of people with kidney disease. We deliver patient-centered, state-of-the-art care to over 5,500 patients each year at our primary Boston location. Our providers also see patients at a number of member hospitals and affiliates, and area dialysis centers across Greater Boston.
|Number of currently followed ADPKD patients||100+|
|Number of currently followed ARPKD patients||3-10|
|Number of kidney transplants (avg/year)||10-100|
|Number of live donor transplants (avg/year)||10-100|
SEE ARPKD PATIENTSYes
- Affiliated kidney transplant center
- Dieticians or Nutritionists
- Genetic testing and counseling center
- High-risk pregnancy obstetricians
- Interventional radiologist (familiar with cyst aspiration)
- Liver specialists with expertise in PKD (or PLD specialists)
- Mental health specialists
- Neurosurgeon/neurologists (familiar with aneurysm screening and treatment)
- Social workers
- Home hemodialysis
35 years of research studies in PKD that go along with the clinical expertise in care of the patient with PKD
Affiliated Kidney Transplant CenterYes
Performs Nephrectomy ProceduresYes
Participates in Current Clinical StudiesYes
We offer steroid-free protocols post-transplant when appropriate. Care is individualized.
We offer nephrectomies at the time of transplant when appropriate. Care is individualized.
PROVIDES MENTORSHIPS FOR TRAINEESYes