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 About the Nephrology Program

The program provides management for all common congenital and acquired kidney diseases in children such as:

  • Congenital kidney disease including:
    • Kidney malformations (dysplasia, hypoplasia, ectopia, cystic diseases, hydronephrosis)
    • Ureter and bladder problems (vesicoureteric reflux, bladder malformations/dysfunction)
    • Urethra problems (posterior urethral valves)
  • Acquired kidney disease including:
    • Urinary tract infections
    • Nephrotic and nephritic syndromes
    • Glomerulonephritis
    • Hypertension
    • Kidney stones
    • Hematuria
    • Proteinuria

About the Nephrology Clinic

The clinic provides outpatient care to patients suffering from kidney disease. The clinics include:

  • Nephrology Clinic (includes consultation/assessment for hypertension and antenatal referrals)
  • Dialysis Clinic (hemo and peritoneal)
  • Pre/Post Renal Transplant Clinic
  • Dialysis

How to Make an Appointment

Referral from physicians is required.
Mail or fax the referral form to:
Clinic C-2
Nephrology Clinic, CHEO
401 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1
Fax: 613-738-3254 (Administrative Assistant), 613-738-4290 (Clinic)
Useful Links
American Society of Nephrology

Kidney Foundation 

Canadian Society of Nephrology 

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