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Kidney & Dialysis

South Georgia Medical Center physicians and nurses can evaluate and treat you for a range of kidney diseases, including

  • Kidney stones
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Diabetic kidney disease
  • Kidney disease as result of high blood pressure
  • Blood or protein in the urine

Together with our Medical Imaging Services, physicians may use a variety of radiological procedures to diagnose disorders and diseases of the kidneys.

  • Ultrasound
  • CT Scan
  • Renal Scan

Inpatient Dialysis

For our patients who experience kidney failure, SGMC provides dialysis service in our Inpatient Dialysis Unit. Our unit is fully staffed by specially trained dialysis nurses, using state-of-the-art dialysis equipment and comfortable, private stations fitted with personal televisions. SGMC’s dialysis service treats around 300 patients per month, offering

SGMC’s Affiliated Nephrologists:

Ven Chung Chiang, M.D.
Dwight A. McLeish, M.D.
Arunas Urbonas, M.D.

Learn more about Kidney Health:
http://www.kidney.org