The Division of Nephrology at DESUN work closely with other specialists, including cardiologists, endocrinologists, pharmacists, nurses, educators and dietitians to deliver high-quality, cost-effective care to patients who suffer from problems involving the kidneys.

Comprehensive services for nephrology outpatient and inpatient care and dialysis services are provided at DESUN.

DESUN treats nephrology disease, including:

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Critical care nephrology
  • Diabetic nephropathy
  • Glomerular disease (glomerulonephritis)
  • Hyperoxaluria
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stone diseases
  • Pediatric kidney disorders
  • Polycystic and inherited kidney diseases
  • Renal parenchymal/glomerular disease


Comprehensive renal replacement therapy options are available at DESUN for patients with
chronic kidney failure. Dialysis specialists provide patients with comprehensive care,

  • In-centre hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis
  • 24-hour emergency dialysis services
  • Educational programs for dialysis patients and their families