Nephrology

Treatment for disorders of the kidneys, also called renal diseases, is available from BayCare’s extensive network of nephrologists throughout Tampa Bay and central Florida. Our specialists are committed to providing high-quality, compassionate care for acute and chronic kidney diseases.

Renal conditions we treat include:

  • Hypertension and other blood pressure disorders
  • Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
  • Diabetic nephropathy
  • End-stage renal disease
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney cancer
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stones
  • Polycystic kidney disease

Diagnostic Tests

Laboratory tests and imaging exams are used in the diagnosis of renal conditions.

Medical Services

Care for kidney disesease includes dialysis and hypertension treatment.  Kidney removals also known as a nephrectomies, are surgical options.  Entire kidneys or portions of kidneys can be removed.