Connecticut Children’s nephrology team includes dedicated registered dietitians who specialize in nutrition therapy for infants, children and adolescents affected by a range of kidney disorders as a result of disease or injury.
Our advanced trained registered dietitians evaluate, assess and develop nutrition care plans to help treat an array of kidney conditions including:
- Chronic kidney disease
- Diabetic nephropathy
- Fanconi syndrome
- Horseshoe kidney
- Polycystic kidney disease (PKD)
- Renal dysplasia
- Single kidney
- VATER association
In addition, our registered dietitians manage nutrition care for children affected by urologic and rheumatic conditions, fluid and electrolyte disorders, and nephritic and nephritic syndromes.