Kidney care in Aurora, Colorado

Nephrology is a branch of medicine that focuses on the kidneys. A nephrologist is a physician who specializes in kidney care and treating diseases of the kidney. At The Medical Center of Aurora, our board-certified specialists provide high-quality care for a wide range of conditions.

To learn more about our services or to find a nephrologist, call (303) 695-2600.

Conditions we treat

Our team can help diagnose and treat the following:

  • Acute renal failure and chronic renal failure
  • Alport syndrome (progressive loss of kidney function)
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Diabetes mellitus (type 1 and type 2)
  • End stage renal disease
  • Kidney cancer
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stones
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Renal tubular acidosis (accumulation of acid in the body due to a failure of the kidneys to appropriately acidify the urine)
  • Renal artery stenosis (narrowing of one of the renal arteries, most often caused by atherosclerosis or fibromuscular dysplasia)

Advanced treatment options

Our physicians go beyond standard treatments. Our team is trained to perform the following minimally invasive procedures:

  • Endourologic procedures for kidney stone disease—using special equipment, stones are removed using natural entry points to the kidney
  • Cryosurgery for kidney masses—an alternative to surgical tumor removal, small probes are used to freeze and kill abnormal cells
  • Nephrectomy—removal of all or part of the kidney