CORE Kidney Program

Group photo at CORE Kidney outdoor event

About Us

The CORE Kidney Health Program is composed of multiple sub-organizations that work to support the program itself as well as patients and professionals.

Make an Appointment

If you'd like to make an appointment with a specialist physician, please email us at [email protected].

High Blood Pressure What You Should Know June-1 Nephrology

UCLA CORE Kidney Monthly Chat Presents:

UCLA CORE Kidney Monthly Chat Presents:
High Blood Pressure: What You Should Know
Thursday, June 1st | 5 – 6 pm (PST) 

A free and virtual event!

8th Annual Global UCLA CORE Kidney Health Conference 2022

UCLA marks National Kidney Awareness Month with World Kidney Day 2022! We took this opportunity to raise awareness about this silent disease! We are very pleased to announce our "8th Annual Global UCLA CORE Kidney Health Conference 2022” that took place on World Kidney Day 2022.

Screenshot of the 8th Annual CORE Kidney Health Conference

COVID-19 and You

COVID-19 remains a significant public health issue to this day, and it is important to stay updated with the latest from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and UCLA Health. See below for more information and an inspiring story from the LA Times about one of our patients persisting through pandemic times!

UCLA Health kidney program gives Louie Mejia a path to recovery

My family and I will be forever grateful to Dr Rastogi, the CORE Kidney Team and UCLA Health. I just get so amped up about how good this program is for the community that I came from,” he said. “Now I have a purpose. As a man, as a father, as a husband, it fills me with so much. Maybe this happened for a reason. Maybe this was my destiny.

Louie Mejia smiling in front of classic car