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Dr Colin Geddes – Consultant Nephrologist

Dr Colin Geddes – Consultant Nephrologist

There are some advantages to receiving a live donor transplant compared with a deceased donor transplant. A deceased donor transplant is a good treatment for kidney failure but a living donor transplant is even better. That’s for a number of reasons, firstly you can usually get a living donor transplant sooner than a deceased donor […]

Lupus, Vasculitis, Glomerulonephritis (LVG) Clinic at Ohio State

Glomerular disease program at Ohio State is is really broader than just nephrology. A in collaboration with the Division of Rheumatology, we really have created an autoimmune program. And we have a specific clinic um it’s currently called the LVG Clinic, Lupus, Vasculitis, Glomerulonephritis Clinic. It’s a conducted at a CarePoint East. In that clinic, […]

Meet Uday Nori, MD, Ohio State Transplant Nephrologist

Meet Uday Nori, MD, Ohio State Transplant Nephrologist

I’m Uday Nori. I’m a transplant nephrologist in the Division of Nephrology. I’m also a member of Comprehensive Transplant Center at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Typically my first visit is always get to know them well. I’m sure it sounds like a cliché but it’s important that I gain their trust. I […]

Third Year Nephrology Fellowship Specialization at Ohio State

Third Year Nephrology Fellowship Specialization at Ohio State

Outside of the traditional nephrology fellowship, which is typically a two-year program, Ohio State offers a third year sub specialization opportunities in glomerular diseases and kidney transplantation. These two tracts are not ACGME accredited, in fact they are not accredited anywhere in the country. What these tracts offer is specialized training in those niche fields […]

Robert Montgomery, MD: Transplant Surgeon/NYU Langone | BuildingNY:NYStories

Robert Montgomery, MD: Transplant Surgeon/NYU Langone | BuildingNY:NYStories

♪ [THEME MUSIC] ♪ MICHAEL: BUFFALO, NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA PAROCHIAL SCHOOL — TOUGH KID IN PAROCHIAL SCHOOL, PUBLIC SCHOOL. WORKING IN A SEWER PLANT, CONSTRUCTION, TEST TUBES? IMMUNOLOGY. I LIKE IMMUNOLOGY. ST. LAWRENCE FIRST. UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER LATER. OXFORD, THOMAS WATSON SCHOLAR, JOHN HOPKINS, TRANSPLANTATIONS, KIDNEYS. DIRECTOR OF THE TRANSPLANT INSTITUTE AT NYU LANGONE. […]

Katherine E. Twombley, M.D., Pediatric Nephrology – MUSC Chlidren’s Health

Katherine E. Twombley, M.D., Pediatric Nephrology – MUSC Chlidren’s Health

My treatment philosophy is to not just treat the patient, but to take care of the family as well. Kidney transplant patients are very complicated. They have a lot of complex needs, and this affects the family as a whole, not just the child. So I try to make sure that the treatments that I’m […]

What is Transplant Nephrology?

What is Transplant Nephrology?

Transplant nephrology is a specialty that requires an additional year of training after we finish the nephrology fellowship. It involves to take care of transplant recipients both with kidney and pancreas transplant, either or. It’s an interesting field partly because you see patients having an independent and productive lifestyle instead of being chained to the […]

Transplant Nephrologist Swati Rao, MD

Transplant Nephrologist Swati Rao, MD

I’m Swati Rao. I’m a transplant nephrologist at University of Virginia. We see patients before transplant. Patients who have chronic kidney disease, they come for evaluation to make sure that they’re good candidates for transplant. I also see patients right after transplant during their hospital stay when they are most vulnerable for any complications, and […]

Caregiver Profile: Nancy Rodig, MD | Boston Children’s Hospital

Hey! How are you? Nice to see you! What’s been new? My birthday? Oh, your birthday! Oh my gosh! It was four days ago! Happy birthday! I grew up in the North Shore of Massachusetts. My parents are pediatricians, and they actually worked out of the house. And so I was exposed to Pediatrics from […]