Main Menu

Related content

Enhancing Kidney Health


Your kidneys remove waste from your bloodstream and regulate your blood pressure. When problems keep your kidneys from working like they should, specialists at DMH called nephrologists can provide the diagnosis and treatment you need.

Our board-certified nephrologists can handle adult kidney problems, as well as the special needs of children and adolescents with kidney disorders. Our experts help to manage:

  • Acute Kidney injury
  • Congenital kidney abnormalities
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • High blood pressure and Hypertension
  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Kidney stones
  • Lupus
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)
  • Pregnancy-related kidney problems
  • Rhabdomyolysis

Services we can provide while diagnosing and treating your kidney condition include:

  • Biopsy
  • Renal ultrasound
  • Computerized tomography (CT) to provide detailed images of the inner structures of your kidneys
  • Kidney function monitoring
  • Dialysis to filter waste from your blood – both hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis
  • Care following a kidney transplant

To learn how our specialists can treat your kidney condition, call the Kidney Specialists of Central Illinois at 217-876-6860.