Nephrology

Guthrie Nephrology

Overview

Guthrie Nephrology treats adults with kidney disease. For patients requiring dialysis, Guthrie is the only service in the Twin Tiers region to provide the convenience and flexibility of a home-based dialysis program.

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Guthrie Nephrology offers evaluation for the following symptoms:

  • Acute renal failure, a sudden loss of renal function
  • Chronic kidney disease, declining renal function, usually with an unavoidable rise in creatinine, phosphate in muscle, a break-down product of creatinine
  • Hematuria, blood in the urine
  • Proteinuria, the loss of protein especially albumin in the urine
  • Recurrent kidney stones
  • Chronic or recurrent urinary tract infections
  • Hypertension that has failed to respond to multiple forms of anti-hypertensive medication
  • Electrolyte disorders or acid/base imbalance

Depending on insurance, patients may be required to have a referral from a physician or nurse practitioner.

Physicians and Healthcare Providers

Sally Lee, MD

Location(s):

Dialysis Center
Sayre
Towanda

Matthew Novak, MD

Location(s):

Dialysis Center
Sayre