Nephrology and Dialysis

Nephrology and Dialysis Units deal with diagnose and treatment of kidney diseases, also provides chronic dialysis patients with uremia.

Our units consist of inpatient wards, extracorporeal hemodialysis centers, peritoneal dialysis centers, outpatient clinics to monitor arterial blood pressure and hypertension, stones, general nephrology, renal insufficiency, glomerulonephritis, rare kidney and electrolyte diseases.

Primary field of scientific research of Nephrology and Dialysis specialists is identification of the relationship between the patient's genetic characteristics and his/her pathology. Thus, genetics, associated with the clinical-instrumental observation of the patient, is providing considerable support to the daily clinical practice.

Main conditions treated

We reach the highest goals for you

Application of genetic tests, multidisciplinary approach for complex cases and high-volume of clinical practice let Nephrology and Dialysis Units of Gruppo San Donato become national reference centers of the field.

UNI EN ISO 9001:2015

UNI EN ISO 9001:2015

Ospedale San Raffaele

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World's Best Specialized Hospitals 2021 - 1st in Italy, 6th in the world

World's Best Specialized Hospitals 2021 - 1st in Italy, 6th in the world

Ospedale San Raffaele

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Our excellence in numbers

27k

dialysis per year

1k

continuous renal replacement treatments (CRRT) performed on intensive care patients

50

renal biopsies performed on patients with acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndromes

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Where do we treat it?

At GSD Group, you can find this specialty at these departments: