• Nephrology, bone and mineral metabolism

    UK Nephrology, Bone and Mineral Metabolism provides diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients with acute or chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, hypertension, hypokalemia, hyponatremia osteoporosis, Paget's disease and acid-base disturbances. The faculty is active in the management and treatment of renal and metabolic bone disease and maintains an active research and teaching program.

    UK Nephrology was ranked as “high performing” by U.S. News & World Report in their 2014 Best Hospitals in America survey. 

    New! Additional location, effective August 3, 2015! See location tab below.

    MRI, laboratory & radiology

    Patient appointments

    Request an appointment online or call 859-323-2663 

  • Specialties

    • Acute renal failure
    • Chronic renal failure
    • Diabetic nephropathy
    • Electrolyte metabolism
    • Glomerular diseases
    • Hematuria
    • Inherited renal disease
    • Nephrotic syndrome
    • Nephrotoxicity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Paget's disease
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal bone disease
    • Renal dialysis (hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis)
    • Renal transplantation


    • Osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases clinical service
    • Renal clinical service 
    • Renal transplantation clinical service
    • Hypertension clinical service
  • Clinic location

    Kentucky Clinic | Directions »
    Second Floor
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536

    New! Effective August 3, 2015

    UK Good Samaritan Hospital | Directions » 
    Professional Arts Center
    135 E. Maxwell St., Suite 401
    Lexington KY 40508

    View a map and directions to this locations (PDF, 536 KB) »

    Other locations 

    Kentucky Clinic Frankfort | Directions »
    601 Chamberlin Ave., Suite A                 
    Frankfort KY 40601

    Harrison Memorial Hospital | Directions » 
    1210 KY Highway 36E
    Cynthiana KY 41301
    866-940-4938 (toll free)

    Kentucky Nephrology Research Trust, Inc. | Directions »
    1101 Winchester Road, Suite 200
    Lexington KY 40505

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and | Directions »
    Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    140A Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456
    866-940-4938 (toll free)