Nephrology studies the anatomy of the kidneys and their functions, focusing on disorders that affect the way the kidneys work, in diseases such as diabetes and chronic kidney disease.


  • Acid-base disorders.
  • Electrolyte Disorders.
  • Hypertension.
  • Acute Kidney Disease.
  • Chronic and End-Stage Renal Disease.
  • Glomerular Disease.
  • Renal replacement therapy:
    • Dialysis and Hemodialysis.
    • Renal Transplant (with the related living donor).
  • Special programs for renal patients:
    • Chronic dialysis therapy.
    • Percutaneous peritoneal catheter placement.
    • Placement of indwelling hemodialysis catheters.
    • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) in critical care patients.
    • Plasma exchange therapies (Plasmapheresis.
    • Hemoperfusion therapy is indicated in patients with certain intoxications.

Why choose us?

  • Comprehensive and complete care for the patient: our professionals manage kidney disease by regulating blood pressure, electrolytes, balancing body fluids, and administering renal replacement therapies such as dialysis or kidney transplantation.
  • International Patient Living Donor Kidney Transplant Option: when the patient has an immediate family member as a potential donor.
  • Communication of the VKF medical team with the specialists in the patient's country of origin, mainly of transplanted patients, for a continuous and precise follow-up.
  • Recognized as a reference center for complex case management and transplants.

★ Centers of Excellence

★ Kidney Transplant