Nephrology

Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health Nephrology provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the kidney. As the region’s only pediatric nephrologist, our board certified physician understands the importance of individualized treatment for each and every child. Your child's pediatrician may refer your child to a pediatric nephrologist to identify and treat kidney and urinary tract problems.

Diagnoses and Treatment

  • Acute and Chronic Kidney Failure
  • Congenital Anomaly of Kidney & Urinary Tract (CAKUT)
  • Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Enuresis
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Henoch Schonlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Prenatal Counseling for Kidney Urinary Tract Abnormalities
  • Proteinuria
  • Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
  • Reflux Nephropathy
  • Rickets
  • Spina Bifida with Neurogenic Bladder
  • Voiding Dysfunction

Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health Nephrology
7777 Hennessy Boulevard, Suite 502
Baton Rouge LA, 70808
(225) 765-6834

Atul Poudel, MD