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Kidney care at Ohio State
Ohio State’s comprehensive kidney care program delivers top care to patients with kidney diseases and disorders. Whether you’re looking for dialysis options that meet your needs, or for a team of providers dedicated to treating your disease across your lifetime, Ohio State can help. We provide the latest therapies and clinics for kidney disorders and issues. Our expert nephrology team consists of MDs, DOs, nurse practitioners, fellows and nurses who have dedicated training in kidney diseases and disorders.
Scheduling an appointment for kidney care at Ohio State
You must have a physician referral to make an appointment with any of Ohio State’s kidney clinics and care teams. A referral can come from your primary care doctor or other specialist, such as a cardiologist or Ob/Gyn.
A scheduler will follow up with you within 48 hours of receiving and processing the referral form from your physician.
Your appointment will be scheduled with a provider who specializes in your area of concern and has the earliest availability. Our nephrology providers meet with one another weekly to collaborate on patient treatment plans, ensuring that you’ll have a comprehensive care plan individualized for your needs.
Referrals for onco-nephrology
Complete the Physician Referral Form and fax with any images, lab results or relevant medical records to Ohio State at 614-293-9449.
If urgent, call The James Line at 1-800-293-5066 to expedite.
Referrals for kidney transplants
Referrals can be made through Ohio State’s Transplant Center. Complete the Kidney Transplant Physician Referral Form and fax with any images, lab results or relevant medical records to Ohio State at 614-293-6710.
For more information, call 614-293-4100.
Referrals for all other kidney care
Complete the Physician Referral Form and fax with any images, lab results or relevant medical records to Ohio State at 614-293-1456.