St. Clair Specialty Physicians PC is a unique practice composed of highly trained specialists in kidney disease, hypertension, vascular surgery, kidney stone disease, anemia, kidney transplantation and dialysis. [click here]
Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) is an estimate of kidney function. GFR is critical in the management of patients with CKD. All kidney patients should know their baseline GFR and stage of kidney disease. [click here]
What is an Aneurysm?
This is a thinning of the wall of an artery, most often the aorta (the main blood vessel in a yout abdomen) which causes a bulging and can potentially lead to rupture and significant bleeding. Many aneurysms can be fixed with a stent instead of a large surgery.