Nephrology

Our department provides consultation and care for pediatric kidney disease.

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Our services
Our department provides consultation and care for pediatric kidney disease: nephrotic syndrome, hematuria, glomerulo­nephritis, hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), urinary tract infection, vesico-ureteral reflux and structural renal diseases, hereditary renal disease, hypertension, chronic renal insufficiency and nephrolithiasis. The End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) and extracorporeal therapy programs offer living- and deceased-donor renal transplantation, peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, plasma exchange and continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT).
 
Specialized renal tests include renal biopsy, 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and analysis, WBC cystine, glomerular filtration rate, and genetic testing. 
 
Our team

Our inter­disciplinary team of nephrologists, nurses, surgeons, hemodialysis technician, nutritionist, social worker, psychiatrist, psychologist, child development specialists and secretaries provide comprehensive in- and out-patient care.

Department head: 

Dr. Martin Bitzan, Director

Staff members

Residents (fellows)

  • Sandrica Young
  • Reham Alamri

Support staff

  • Margaret De Melo
  • Isilda Nascimento
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Room: A 02.2227, Glen site

To make an appointment : 514 412-4461
Fax : 514 412-4359