Category Archives: Kidney Disorders

Transplant nurses day

As a post-renal transplant coordinator, I serve as the advocate responsible for coordinating all activity for the transplant patient and their family. This includes, but is not limited to:

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Behind the U.S. News & World Report Rankings: Nephrology

Nephrology at Texas Children’s Hospital is one of the largest pediatric renal programs in the world.

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In 2016 Texas Children’s recognized as 4th best pediatric hospital in U.S.

At Texas Children’s we are excited to again rank fourth among approximately 180 pediatric institutions surveyed by U.S. News & World Report in their 2016-17 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. … Full Entry »

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My kidney disease story

  About 10 months ago, I was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease. I was a typical teenager going to school, having fun with all my friends and family and living … Full Entry »

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2016 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From April

In April, the Department of Surgery welcomed a new class of physician assistant fellows, we performed four kidney transplants in one day, learned how donor milk can help moms in … Full Entry »

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