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Nephrology

Nephrology

At Florida Hospital for Children, we are taking pediatric kidney care to the next level. We offer the most advanced treatment options for metabolic, kidney and urinary tract disorders in children, all under the leadership of our internationally recognized Medical Director, Deogracias Peña, MD. Our specially trained nurses and support staff create a child friendly, healing environment for patients and their families throughout the treatment process, and our network of pediatric specialists is available to provide connected care for cases that involve multiple medical disciplines.

Our nephrology program covers many conditions, including the following:

  • Chronic Urinary Tract Infections
  • Clinical Hypertension
  • Dialysis (hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis)
  • Glomerulonephritis 
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Disease and Injury
  • Kidney Stones
  • Management of Kidney Transplant Patients
  • Mineral Bone Disorders
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria and Hematuria
  • Renal Replacement Therapy
The skill to heal. The spirit to care.