The Division of Nephrology is committed to the delivery of exemplary clinical care, to advancing research and to training future healthcare professionals.
The division offers a full consultative service for the evaluation of neonates, children, and adolescents with all aspects of kidney disease, hypertension, and urologic abnormalities. This service uses state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques and therapeutic interventions to deal with all forms of glomerulonephritis, renal tubular acidosis, proteinuria, hypertension, hematuria, urinary tract infections, and kidney failure. The nephrology service offers all forms of dialysis on an acute and chronic basis for all pediatric age groups.
Faculty members in the division provide clinical services at CHOC Children’s Hospital.
Dorit Ben-Ezer, MD
Deepak K. Rajpoot, MBBS, MD
Patricia Ann Veiga, MD