The Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension provides comprehensive care to patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, End-Stage Kidney Disease, Acute Kidney Injury, Hypertension, Kidney Stones, Inherited Kidney Diseases including Polycystic Kidney Disease, Glomerular Diseases and Electrolyte Disorders at our main location on the University campus and satellite facilities. The inpatient service provides not only traditional hemodialysis, but also peritoneal dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, and therapeutic plasmapheresis.
The Ambulatory Care Center of the Medical Faculty Associates is located one block from the University Hospital and is the home to a variety of outpatient clinics, including a General Nephrology, Diabetic Kidney Disease, Kidney Transplant, Chronic Kidney Disease, Kidney Stone, Glomerular Diseases, Renal Ultrasound, and Lupus Nephritis clinic.
Outpatient dialysis care takes place in dialysis facilities all around the D.C. area and Maryland. The GWU-DaVita K Street clinic is located approximately one block from the GW Hospital and Ambulatory Care Center. It provides intermittent hemodialysis for more than 100 patients, and includes a nocturnal dialysis unit and one of the largest peritoneal dialysis units in the region.