Doernbecher Children's Hospital

Pediatric Nephrology

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Our team specializes in the diagnosis and comprehensive care of infants, children and adolescents with kidney and urinary tract disorders.

We provide complete care for a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Acute and chronic kidney failure 
  • Blood in the urine
  • Protein in the urine
  • High blood pressure
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Structural abnormalities of the kidneys and lower urinary tract
  • Poisoning which can be treated by hemodialysis

Our services include

  • Kidney transplants
  • Biopsies to diagnose kidney disorders
  • Acute hemodialysis (kidney machines) 
  • Dialysis for patients with acute kidney failure or poisonings and for children in permanent kidney failure.

Meet our team


Doernbecher Children's Hospital

700 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, Oregon 97239

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