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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 location

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

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

    Outreach clinics 

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

    Harrison Memorial Hospital | Directions »
    1210 KY Highway 36E
    Cynthiana KY 41301

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center | Directions »
    Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456

    Mailing address

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