The Division of Nephrology launches new Kidney Cardiac Clinic at UWMC

The Kidney Heart Clinic provides consultation on kidney diseases that occur in the context of cardiovascular disease

The new clinic is led by Dr. Nisha Bansal, Associate Professor of Nephrology.

Dr. Bansal on the Kidney Heart Clinic:

"We are delighted to launch this new specialized Kidney Heart Clinic. The number of patients with concomitant kidney and cardiovascular disease continues to grow.

The management of these patients is complex and our patients benefit greatly from more focused and coordinated care.

We are also very excited that this clinic will serve as a basis for ongoing and future research studies.”