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Frank Brosius, MD – Video Profile

Frank Brosius, MD – Video Profile

– Nephrology’s an important specialty, but not a lot of people know about it. It’s a funny word, it really is bad kidney disease, and disorders in the blood, and other fluid compartments in the body that are regulated by the kidneys. So that’s really what nephrology is about. Most of our patients are folks […]

Meet Nephrologist Ursula Brewster, MD

– Interaction with people and how human beings manage their lives and live through different experiences is something that I always loved and drove me into medicine. When I am taking care of women who are pregnant with kidney disease, it’s very collaborative. So I work very closely with the high-risk obstetricians, the general obstetricians, […]

ABCs of Kidney Disease | Causes and Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

ABCs of Kidney Disease | Causes and Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

>>Welcome to the ABCs of Kidney Disease. I’m Daphne Knicely, and today I’m gonna talk to you about the causes and stages of chronic kidney disease. This video is a part of the Johns Hopkins Nephrology Patient Education Program, and we’d like to thank our sponsors, The Ed Kraus Endowment and the Shah Foundation. So […]

Virginia Hood, MD, Nephrologist – Burlington, VT, The UVM Medical Center

Virginia Hood, MD, Nephrologist – Burlington, VT, The UVM Medical Center

I’m Dr. Virginia Hood and I’m a nephrologist. The main group of people I look after are people who have chronic disease. When you have chronic disease it’s not about fixing a problem, it’s about slowing progression of the disease and minimizing the consequences. And that’s something happens over time and that’s something that we […]

Lyndsay Harshman, MD

Lyndsay Harshman, MD

– Hi, my name is Lyndsay Harshman, and I’m a pediatric nephrologist. So a pediatric nephrologist is a pediatrician, a kids’ doctor, who specializes in the kidney, specifically the medical health of the kidney. The typical patient I see in my clinic actually is quite diverse. I do a mixture of general nephrology, but also […]

Richard Solomon, MD, Medical Director Nephrology – Burlington, VT, The UVM Medical Center

Richard Solomon, MD, Medical Director Nephrology – Burlington, VT, The UVM Medical Center

(upbeat instrumental music) – Hello, I’m Dr. Richard Solomon, a Nephrologist; that’s a person who specializes in kidney disease. (upbeat music) So I think patients should be prepared for an interaction with either myself or one of my colleagues that will be lengthier in time, and will involve a more intensive investigation of the symptoms […]

Nephrologist: Eugene C. Kovalik, MD

Nephrologist: Eugene C. Kovalik, MD

My name is Dr. Eugene Kovalik. I’m a nephrologist, which is a kidney doctor, here at Duke University Medical Center. I cover multiple areas. My favorite areas are taking care of pregnant women with kidney disease and hypertension. They’re very concerned when they’re pregnant that they have kidney trouble. There are some increased risks, but […]