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, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, genetics, OB/GYN, pain, infectious disease, nutrition, social work, patient advocacy, psychiatry, and pediatrics. UCLA is currently following over 100 ADPKD patients, 10 ARPKD patients, and 10 pediatric PKD patients.

There is a wide array of services that the UCLA PKD Program provides, including kidney transplant and donation, nephrectomy, hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, genetic testing and counseling, aneurysm screening, dietary counseling, and mental health counseling.

The UCLA PKD Program is committed to ongoing research and clinical studies, 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 [email protected] or 310-954-2692.

For more information on PKD, please visit:

PKD Webinar presented by Dr. Anjay Rastogi, Director of the UCLA PKD Program:
https://youtu.be/f9FLQWydl2Q

Symposium: Frontiers in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD):
https://www.uclahealth.org/core-kidney/pkd-information

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

Director

Anjay Rastogi, MD, PhD

Anjay Rastogi, MD, PhD

Nephrology
Primary Location
Connie Frank Kidney Transplant Center & General Nephrology
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 565
Los Angeles, California 90095
Areas of Focus
Hypertension
Polycystic kidney disease (pkd) medical management
Kidney stone

Associate Director

Niloofar Nobakht, MD

Niloofar Nobakht, MD

Nephrology
Primary Location
Nephrology
100 Medical Plaza
Suite 690
Los Angeles, California 90095
Areas of Focus
Wellness
Hypertension
Polycystic kidney disease

Physicians and Practice Location

200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 365-B
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 954-2692 Appointments and information
(310) 474-0725 Fax
[email protected]

Gabriel M. Danovitch, MD

Gabriel M. Danovitch, MD

Nephrology| Transplant Nephrology
Primary Location
Connie Frank Kidney Transplant Center & General Nephrology
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 565
Los Angeles, California 90095
Hugh A. Gelabert, MD

Hugh A. Gelabert, MD

Vascular Surgery
Primary Location
Gonda Vascular Surgery
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 526
Los Angeles, California 90095
Hans A. Gritsch, MD

Hans A. Gritsch, MD

Kidney Transplant Surgery| Urology
Primary Location
Westwood Urology
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 140
Los Angeles, California 90095
Areas of Focus
Repeat kidney transplant
Hiv positive to hiv positive transplant
Renal autotransplant
Mohammad Kamgar, MD

Mohammad Kamgar, MD

Nephrology
Primary Location
Nephrology
100 Medical Plaza
Suite 690
Los Angeles, California 90095
Sammy Saab, MD, AGAF, MPH

Sammy Saab, MD, AGAF, MPH

Transplant Hepatology| Gastroenterology
Primary Location
Pfleger Liver Institute
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 214
Los Angeles, California 90095
Areas of Focus
Non alcoholic steatohepatitis
Hepatitis c
Hepatic encephalopathy
William Suh, MD

William Suh, MD

Ora Yadin, MD

Ora Yadin, MD

Pediatric Nephrology
Primary Location
Westwood Pediatrics
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 265
Los Angeles, California 90095