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Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Program


The Department of Medicine

Division of Nephrology

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Program

The UCLA Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Program is dedicated to providing the highest quality of patient care, performing cutting-edge research and educating patients and healthcare professionals about the latest advances.

UCLA offers comprehensive care for Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) for both autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) through a team approach that includes collaboration among specialists in nephrology, urology, radiology, transplant, dialysis, hepatology, genetics, OB/GYN, pain, infectious disease, social work, patient advocacy, psychiatry and pediatrics. Care is coordinated by a dedicated nurse practitioner.

The UCLA PKD Program is committed to ongoing research, including basic science, applied clinical science, outcomes, and evidence-based research, in the mission to develop new treatments and cures for polycystic kidney disease.

For information about current clinical trials, please contact BruinBeans@mednet.ucla.edu.

Learn how you can support the PKD program by visiting www.giving.ucla.edu/kidney.

Telephone Number
(310) 954-2692 Appointments and information

Fax Number
(310) 474-0725
Director Specialty
Rastogi, Anjay MD, PhD Nephrology

Choi, Soo MD Rheumatology
Crandall, Barbara MD Pediatrics
Danovitch, Gabriel MD Nephrology
Drexler, Andrew MD Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Gritsch, Hans MD Urology; Transplant Surgery
Khorsan, Reza MD Nephrology
Margolis, Daniel MD Diagnostic Radiology
Nguyen, Minhtri MD Nephrology
Nobakht Haghighi, Niloofar MD Hospitalist; Nephrology
Saab, Sammy MD, MPH, AGAF Digestive Diseases
Salusky, Isidro MD Pediatric Nephrology
Schulze, Carl MD Nephrology
Tsai, Eileen MD Pediatric Nephrology; Pediatrics
Watson, Andrew MD, PhD Cardiology / Cardiovascular Disease
Yadin, Ora MD Pediatric Nephrology

Body System Location
Kidneys and Urinary System
Practice Location
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 365-B
Los Angeles, CA 90095