Meet the Nephrology Team

Norton Children’s Nephrology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, provides nephrology care for children with kidney conditions and kidney injuries. Our kidney specialists treat everything from simple kidney infections to complex issues such as chronic kidney disease, dialysis management, kidney failure and kidney transplantation.

Nephrology

Norton Children’s Nephrology

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What is vesicoureteral reflux (VUR)?

Under normal circumstances, urine flows from the kidneys to the bladder through tubes called ureters. Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is a condition that causes this flow to be reversed. VUR is most commonly diagnosed in infants and […]

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Kidney stones on the rise among kids, especially in the summer

Kidney stones, once considered a disorder mostly for adults, are showing up in children more than ever. Kidney stones, hard deposits made of minerals and salts that form inside the kidneys, can affect any part […]

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What is vesicoureteral reflux (VUR)?

Under normal circumstances, urine flows from the kidneys to the bladder through tubes called ureters. Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is a condition that causes this flow to be reversed. VUR is most commonly diagnosed in infants and […]

Read Full Story

Kidney stones on the rise among kids, especially in the summer

Kidney stones, once considered a disorder mostly for adults, are showing up in children more than ever. Kidney stones, hard deposits made of minerals and salts that form inside the kidneys, can affect any part […]

Read Full Story

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