Nephrology

MUSC Children's Health care team member with nephrology patient
Jahmez Thomas and Care Team Member

From the News Center

Child a 'one in a million case'
Family, doctors help 4-year-old fight against incredible odds.

Badge from U.S. News & World Report that reads "Best Children's Hospitals, U.S. News & World Report, Nephrology, 2019-2020As the largest pediatric nephrology program in the state, we provide the most comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services for children with all types of kidney disease. We have also expanded and enhanced the state’s only dedicated multidisciplinary pediatric kidney transplant program and established an independent pediatric continuous renal replacement therapy program.

The 2019–2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Children's Hospitals has ranked MUSC Children's Hospital as a "best hospital" for pediatric nephrology, ranking us among the top 30 programs in the country.

Services We Offer

  • 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
  • Continuous renal replacement therapy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney biopsies
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis

Pediatric Nephrology Conditions We Treat

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Cystic kidney disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney stones
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal failure
  • Renal tubular acidosis
  • Tubular disorders
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Urinary tract obstruction

Locations

Nephrology North Charleston

R. Keith Summey Medical Pavilion
2250 Mall Drive
Floor: 2
North Charleston, SC 29406
Scheduling: 843-876-0444

Specialty Care Summerville

4330 Ladson Road
Summerville, SC 29485
Main: 843-876-2222

Our Care Team