Nephrologists diagnose and treat a wide array of disorders of the kidneys and related metabolic (chemical processes that are necessary for the maintenance of life) and hematologic (blood-related) diseases.
Your care team
Nephrologists collaborate with experienced nurses and specialists throughout the hospital including primary care physicians, dieticians and social workers.
To find a doctor call Ingalls Care Connection at 800.221.CARE(2273) or click here to search online.
Convenient dialysis management
Our inpatient dialysis unit treats patients with acute or chronic renal failure. Outpatient placement for dialysis maintenance can be arranged through Olympia Fields, Hazelcrest, Markham, South Holland, Orland Park and Crestwood. Ingalls also offers pre-dialysis classes. Call Ingalls Care Connection at 800.221.CARE(2273) to register.