Our physicians have reviewed the following informational websites and recommend them for additional reading:

Failing Kidneys and Different Treatment Options: Watch this 10 minute video to learn more about failing kidneys and the treatment options available

 

KidneySchool.com
Online Learning About Kidneys & Kidney Disease

KidneySmart.org
Interactive website and comprehensive guide to Chronic Kidney Disease


American Association of Kidney Patients

The Voice of all Kidney Patients

LifeOptions.org
An interactive learning program for people with kidney disease sponsored by Amgen.

Nephrology – Defined
WikiPedia Article on Nephrology

American Kidney Fund
Reaching Out, Giving Hope, Improving Lives

PKD Foundation
Polycystic Kidmey Disease Research and Resources

MedScape – Nephrology
Nephrology News & Special Features

National Kidney Disease Education Program
Know the risks.  Protect your kidneys.

US Renal Data System
Online Repository of Renal Disease Statistics and Information

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC)
Kidney and Urologic Diseases Statistics for the United States

A to Z List of Kidney & Urologic Diseases
Up-To-Date Information from NIDDK

American Diabetes Association
Their mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and improve the lives of people affected by diabetes.

HeartSite
Unbiased information on the evaluation and treatment of heart disease.