Kidney Health at Oroville Hospital
Kidney function is crucial to maintaining a healthy body. Kidneys are responsible for cleaning organs, producing key hormones and regulating electrolytes to insure muscle and nerve health. In spite of the important role the kidneys play in keeping the body healthy, the symptoms of a failing kidney can be surprisingly subtle.
Oroville Hospital’s Nephrology team is skilled at recognizing the signs and symptoms of kidney disorders and end stage renal disease. They treat a wide range of acute and chronic renal diseases and kidney problems that stem from diabetes, hypertension, stone disease, infections and hereditary illnesses; encompassing all stages of kidney disease. Equipped with new technology and improvements in diagnostic ability, our team is able to deliver effective, high-quality and timely care.
Nephrology services include:
- Glomerular/vascular disorders
- Tubular/interstitial disorders
- Kidney transplantation
- Mineral metabolism
- Management of chronic kidney disease
- Interpretation of X-rays, sonograms and other tests
For more information about Nephrology services at Oroville Hospital or to schedule an appointment, contact us at 530-712-2171.