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MAPMG’s Dr. Anand Desai Discusses How Patient Relationships Impact Care

MAPMG’s Dr. Anand Desai Discusses How Patient Relationships Impact Care

– My name Anand Desai. I am a kidney doctor or a nephrologist and I work for the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group. Well I grew up in Ohio and I stayed close to home for school, for college and medical school, Kent State University, and then I decided to go to the big city for […]

University of Florida Division of Nephrology and Hypertension – Jacksonville | UF Health Nephrology

University of Florida Division of Nephrology and Hypertension – Jacksonville | UF Health Nephrology

UF Health is a safety-net hospital. That means that we do take care of patients who otherwise have no insurance and wouldn’t be able to get care, so the Duval County here works with the UF Health with a specific program that allows those patients to be seen and cared for. We also take care […]

What are the advantages of a kidney transplant compared to dialysis?

What are the advantages of a kidney transplant compared to dialysis?

– I am Dr. Melissa Isbell. I am a nephrologist with Renal Associates, one of the groups that help take care of patients here at the Texas Transplant Institute. (What are the advantages of kidney transplantation compared to dialysis?) One big advantage is that you spend a heck of a lot less time getting your […]

Meet Our Doc: Danielle Soranno, MD, Kidney Center

Meet Our Doc: Danielle Soranno, MD, Kidney Center

I love the kidneys. Kidneys are the smartest organ in the body, and I I’ll debate any other sub-specialist on that any day. They just make a lot of sense, and so I knew I wanted to be a nephrologist and so really the question was “Do I want to be a nephrologist for adults […]

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Max was on dialysis for approximately one year. It essentially was just keeping him alive until we could move forward with a kidney transplant. Max isn’t just another patient Max is marvelous maxwell here. He was my two-year-old baby and I didn’t have any control on how to fix him. We had to rely on […]