Division of Nephrology

Mount Sinai Health System’s Division of Nephrology is at the forefront of kidney care and science with expert-led research, cutting-edge clinical innovations, and state of-the-art facilities. 

This specialty report highlights:

  • Performing transplants from HIV-positive donors to HIV-positive recipients, expanding the pool of organs for all
  • Achievements in our peritoneal dialysis program, New York City’s largest, and advances in our uptown hemodialysis clinic
  • A new tool that could dramatically improve the process of recruiting patients for clinical trials
  • Solving a complex case of vasculitis through a team effort
  • Breakthrough research that describes a set of genes that may predict outcomes in renal transplant cases and should have a significant impact on the future management of kidney transplant patients


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