Nephrology

Our nephrology physicians evaluate and treat adult patients with all forms of congenital and acquired renal diseases. In addition, there is a pediatric nephrology clinic at MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center, which provides diagnostic and treatment services to infants, children and adolescents.

Kelly Burdge, MD- Nephrologist, North Shore Physicians Group

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Nephrology Conditions Treated

  • Fluid and electrolyte abnormalities
  • Stone disease
  • Renal tubular dysfunction
  • Acute and chronic renal failure

Nephrology Services

  • Chronic ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)
  • Hemodialysis
  • Dialysis access placement