Untitled Document
Home Home


"What is the function of my kidneys?"

     The primary functions of the kidneys are to:

  1. Remove toxins from the body
  2. Balance the body's fluids.
  3. Release hormones which regulate blood pressure
  4. Synthesize the vitamins which control growth
  5. Control the production of red blood cells.


"What is Nephrology?"

      The branch of medicine that deals with the physiology and diseases of the kidneys.





©2011. Kidney and Hypertension Specialists. All Rights Reserved. Website Designed & Maintained by SHDOW, LLC