Nephrology (Hypertention, Renal and Urologic Diseases)

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The department of pediatric nephrology at Dayton Children's provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for infants, children and adolescents with disorders of the kidney, fluid and electrolyte imbalances.

We offer specialized procedures for renal replacement therapy including hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and hemofiltration/hemodiafiltration (CAVH/CVVH) for acute patients and state-of-the art blood pressure monitoring. We work closely with urologic and pediatric surgeons to provide comprehensive management of patients.

Conditions We Treat

Fetal Conditions

Dayton Children's is part of the Fetal to Newborn Care Center. If during your pregnancy your baby is diagnosed with a fetal condition, our nurse navigator will help walk you through the process of meeting with specialists for both your pregnancy and after birth. For more information and a list of conditions we treat please visit www.fetaltonewborn.org .

Services We Offer

  • Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
  • Kidney biopsy
  • Dialysis - inpatient only
    • Peritoneal dialysis
    • Hemodialysis
    • Continuous venovenous hemofiltration
    • Charcoal hemoperfusion
  • Voiding dysfunction monitoring with URO dynamic testing
  • Home intravenous therapy
  • Medication infusions
  • Nutritional support
  • Parent and caregiver education and support

Meet Our Team

Medical Director: Leonardo Canessa, MD

Abiodun Omoloja, MD

Mauricio Romero Olvera, MD

Tamara Brockman, CPNP

Clinics

Pediatric Nephrology - Dayton Children's 
Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Specialty Clinics -- Lima
First Wednesday

Specialty Care Center - Middletown 
Fourth Wednesday

Pediatric Nephrology Resource Center

More than 50 articles on conditions, treatments and nutrition.  Articles are available as PDFs.

Appointments

Appointments are made by referral only from a physician.

937-641-3304

Locations

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Upcoming Events

Join our mix of doctors and dietitians in walking the neighborhood, including the local park and elementary school.

The Harrison's Heroes 5k and 10k Run will be June 4 at Beavercreek High School to raise money for the Dayton Children's Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

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Our Services

Pediatric experts in more than 35 specialty areas

Accreditations

The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815
937-641-3000
www.childrensdayton.org