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Director: Shivaiah Balachandra, MD
Ketan Patel, MD

  • Pediatric nephrology provides comprehensive services for children with renal diseases, acute and chronic dialysis and kidney transplants.
  • We have an active transplant program with over 300 pediatric transplants performed since inception.
  • Inpatient and outpatient services at Galveston and peripheral clinics located in Texas city, Beaumont and El Paso.
  • Active participation in resident and student education