We care for patients with renal disease in inpatient and outpatient settings.
Three UW Medicine medical centers provide inpatient renal services in the greater Seattle area: University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center and VA Puget Sound Health care System.
Nephrology specialists offer care with complex renal problems, diagnostic renal biopsy, acute hemodialysis and ultrafiltration, slow continuous dialysis and ultrafiltration, continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration (CAVH), CAVH-dialysis and CVVH.
Pheresis therapy is provided through the Dialysis Laboratory.
These include Plasmapheresis, Leukopheresis, Erytheropheresis,Thrombopheresis and Lipopheresis.
Our Kidney and Kidney-Pancreas-Liver Transplant Services offer pre and post operative programs. These include pre-transplant evaluations, post-transplant care, Living Donor evaluations, and information about the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).
Our Outpatient Service offers care to a broad range of kidney patients. Clinics are available at all three hospital sites: University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center and the Veterans Administration of Puget Sound. We provide renal clinics, transplant follow up care and dialysis support.