The Department of Nephrology is one of the most progressive nephrology centers in Baltic states. It provides full service for nephrology patients: clinical nephrology, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and kidney transplantation. Units of clinical toxicology and therapeutic apheresis are included into the structure of the Department, also.
Staff: 23 nephrology medical doctors, three clinical toxicologists.
Department of Nephrology has a good clinical basis.
Department Nephrology is very active participant of Renal Sister Centers (RSC) program of International Society of Nephrology. During 15 years of collaboration Ghent University (Belgium) supported the progress of nephrology in Kaunas. More than 20 conferences with famous international speakers were organized by the Department.
For the achievements in clinical, academical and scientific work, team of the Department of Nephrology is dominating in Lithuanian Association of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation (LNDTA).