• How Does Diabetes Affect the Kidneys?
    You may not realize what an affect diabetes can actually have on your kidneys, but diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure. When left unmanaged, diabetes can severely affect Read more
  • Should I Get Checked for Hereditary Conditions?
    A hereditary condition means that the condition has been inherited by another family member. Although certain conditions run in your family, you may be able to avoid them completely or Read more
  • What To Know About Acute Kidney Injury
    Iowa Kidney Physicians, P.C. are here for you in Des Moines, IA, when your kidneys aren't functioning properly due to disease or injury. Our dedicated team of skilled providers works Read more
  • What is Polycystic Kidney Disease?
    How your kidney doctors in Des Moines, IA, can help if you have chronic kidney disease Polycystic kidney disease, also known as PKD, is a common inherited disorder causing multiple fluid-filled Read more
  • What Can A Nephrologist Do For Me?
    If you’re experiencing issues with your kidneys in Des Moines, IA, let a nephrologist at Iowa Kidney Physicians diagnose your condition and help you come up with the best treatment Read more
  • The Dangers of Hypertension
    High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a common condition that if left untreated, can cause problems such as heart disease. Blood pressure is determined by how much blood Read more
  • Managing Kidney Disease
    How your kidney doctors in Des Moines, IA, can help you manage chronic kidney disease If you feel tired and fatigued, chances are it’s a normal occurrence. If you feel tired Read more
  • What To Know About Autoimmune Disease
    Being told that you’re dealing with an autoimmune disease can be overwhelming and you may not be sure what you’re dealing with or where to start your research. There are Read more
  • How a Nephrologist Can Help You
    Nephrology isn’t a medical field that everyone needs, but it is essential for anyone suffering from problems with their kidneys. Whether you were recently diagnosed with kidney disease or you’ve Read more
  • The Dangers of Hypertension
    If you’ve been diagnosed with or suspect you might have hypertension in Des Moines, IA, the experts at Iowa Kidney Physicians can help develop a treatment plan that works for Read more
  • Signs You May Have An Electrolyte Disorder
    Iowa Kidney Physicians help treat electrolyte disorders in Des Moines, IA. Electrolyte disorders can cause fatigue and many other unpleasant symptoms, but we can help get your electrolytes balanced and Read more
  • Chronic Kidney Disease Signs & Symptoms
    How your kidney doctors in Des Moines, IA, can help if you have chronic kidney disease. Chronic kidney disease may go undiagnosed because many of the signs and symptoms are common Read more
  • What Causes Kidney Stones?
    If you are like most people, you probably know someone who has experienced kidney stones in the past. But what are kidney stones, what causes them, and how are they Read more
  • When To See A Doctor For Hypertension
    Iowa Kidney Physicians is here to help when you are experiencing symptoms of high blood pressure. Hypertension in Des Moines, IA, is a common problem, and our skilled team of Read more
  • Acute Kidney Injury: Symptoms and Treatment
    An acute kidney injury (AKI) happens when your kidneys begin to fail suddenly. Your doctors at Iowa Kidney Physicians in Des Moines, IA, treat AKI and other kidney conditions. What happens Read more
  • What Is Chronic Kidney Disease?
    Have you or someone you care about been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease? Your doctors at Iowa Kidney Physicians in Des Moines, IA, can help you manage your health and Read more