Nephrology and Hypertension

Specializing in medical problems relating to the kidneys and their function, nephrologists treat such conditions as:

  • Diabetes
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stones
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Protein or blood in the urine
  • Renal insufficiency
  • Severe hypertension

The Nelson Gelfman Dialysis Unit at Danbury Hospital offers expert care in a comfortable setting. Services include:

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
  • Continuous Cycling Peritoneal Dialysis (CCPD)
  • Isolation treatments