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Kidney Disorders and Hypertension (Nephrology)

Managing high blood pressure and kidney disease

A mature couple walks down the beach, representing the successful management of kidney disease by Scripps nephrologists.

Managing high blood pressure and kidney disease

Scripps nephrologists are experts in treating a range of kidney disorders. Scripps nephrology program has been rated as high performing for several consecutive years by U.S. News and World Report. Due to advances in medical knowledge, many conditions are treatable if diagnosed early, which means kidney damage can be prevented or reduced.

Services include:

  • Kidney, fluid and electrolyte disorders treatment
  • Hypertension management
  • Slowing the progression of chronic kidney disease
  • Dialysis management
  • Treatment for kidney stones
  • Nutrition counseling

Scripps staff who focus on kidney disease are committed to helping patients stick to their individualized care plans.

Kidney care at Scripps

Kidney care at Scripps

Learn about chronic kidney disease or search for a nephrologist using our doctor finder.

We are now offering Video Visits for some specialty care appointments. If you are interested in scheduling a Video Visit, contact the provider’s office directly. The doctor’s office will work with you to determine if this is the right type of visit for you.

Scripps offers comprehensive care for kidney disorders and hypertension at the following locations in San Diego County: