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    Nephrology, Bone & Mineral Metabolism

    Chief: Hartmut H. Malluche, MD  

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Nephrology, Bone & 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 bone diseases and metabolic bone disease and maintains an active research and teaching program.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-2663    Fax: 859-257-2634

  • Specialties

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

    • Renal Clinical Service
    • Renal Transplantation Clinical Service
    • Hypertension Clinical Service

    Bone Diagnostic and Research Laboratory

    Medical Director: Hartmut H. Malluche, MD
    Phone: 859-323-5049

    The Bone Diagnostic and Research Laboratory processes bone histology studies, which provide valuable information on a myriad of diseases such as osteoporosis, Paget’s disease and renal osteodystrophy.

  • Clinic locations 

  • Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Room D211
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

    Call 859-323-2663
    Fax 859-257-2634

    UK Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center
    Fourth Floor, Suite 401
    135 E. Maxwell St.
    Lexington KY 40508-2640

    Call 859-257-1000

    UK HealthCare – Frankfort
    Suite A
    601 Chamberlin Ave.
    Frankfort KY 40604

    Call 502-227-3198

    Harrison Memorial Hospital
    1210 KY Highway 36 E.
    Cynthiana KY 41031

    Call 859-235-3562
    Call 866-940-4938

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

    Call 606-256-0859
    Call 866-940-4938

  • Mailing address

    Department of Internal Medicine
    Division of Nephrology, Bone and Mineral Metabolism
    UK Chandler Hospital, MN564
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0298