Kidney diseases are more common in men and women that are 65 years or older. However, people from the ages of 18-45, although less common, are still at risk as well. Because kidney disease is known as the “silent killer”, 9 out of 10 living with it will remain unaware until symptoms arise
Symptoms of Kidney Disease
If you experience two or more of the following symptoms, it may be time to see a nephrologist.
- Mental and/or physical fatigue
- High blood pressure
- Abnormal urination
- Body swelling
- Diminished appetite
- Recurring urinary tract infections
- Recurring kidney stones
Signature Treatments at Summit Medical Clinic
Depending on what conditions a patient is experiencing, Summit Medical Clinic has multiple treatment options that can be customized to fit every person’s individual needs. Our treatments include Dialysis, Peritoneal dialysis care, Hemodialysis, Renal replacement therapy, and Kidney transplants.
At Summit Medical Clinic we specialize in nephrology because we know how chronic kidney conditions can affect and drastically disrupt an individual’s daily life. We treat our patients’ conditions and provide extensive care for the variety of chronic kidney diseases. Our patients are not only seen for generalized health examinations, but they also receive a complex consolation regarding any possible pre-existing medical problems. If you believe that you are suffering from the discomfort of kidney disease, contact Summer Medical Clinic at (719) 630-1006 to see if you qualify for treatment. We are dedicated to our patients’ care and personalizing programs for each and every individual based off of their individual conditions and needs.