Nephrology (Kidney Disease)

The nephrology program at Beaumont has been recognized by U.S.News and World Report as one of the best in America.

The board-certified nephrologists at Beaumont offer the full range of diagnosis and treatment services, including dialysis and kidney transplant surgery. All Beaumont kidney transplant surgeons undergo additional specialty training by completing a fellowship in transplant surgery.

Beaumont, Royal Oak's Kidney Transplant Center is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to patients with chronic kidney disease, including end-stage renal disease. The center offers one of the newest and most-advanced procedures for living donors - laparoscopic nephrectomy, using smaller incisions so donors recover more quickly.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, in collaboration with Gift of Life Michigan, was recently recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for achieving outstanding organ donation rates. This marks the second consecutive year Beaumont, Royal Oak has received this national award.