Your Kidney Care Team
When you choose CHI Franciscan Health for kidney care, your expert team includes physicians, nurses and other staff who provide high-quality care using the latest technology. Your team will help you care for your condition, teach you how to monitor your diet and fluid intake and access programs, including Medicare, that may help pay for your treatments, no matter your age.
Expert team of kidney care providers
Your team of caregivers supports the physical, emotional and spiritual health of you and your family as part of our commitment to caring for the whole person. Your kidney care (nephrology) team consists of:
- A nephrologist (physician who specializes in treating kidney diseases)
- Registered and licensed practical nurses with special training in kidney care
- Certified dialysis technicians
- Pharmacists experienced in kidney treatment
- Registered dietitians
- Social workers
- A chaplain
Find a nephrologist
Learn more about chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its causes, symptoms and stages. Find a doctor at CHI Franciscan to manage your care.