Nephrology and Hypertension
West Suburban Medical Center provides care for people with kidney disease, blood pressure disorders and disorders of bone and mineral metabolism. The following services are offered:
- Intermittent and chronic ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
- Continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration and hemodiafiltration
- Continuous veno-venous hemofiltration
- Charcoal hemoperfusion
- Slow continuous ultrafiltration
Kidney stone management - we offer thorough diagnostic services and a complete range of medical and surgical treatment options. By developing personalized patient plans, we have achieved a high success rate at preventing kidney stones. We offer minimally invasive and noninvasive surgery as well as sound waves to crush stones.
Other services offered are: renal biopsies, evaluation of kidney function, and evaluation and treatment of hypertension.