Referring Physicians

The best management of a patient with chronic kidney disease (CKD) involves a collaborative effort between the primary care physician and nephrologist. Renal Specialists of Houston is committed to working with you, especially since you will typically be the first to detect abnormal kidney function in patients.

Information on this portion of our website answers some frequently asked questions and gives you guidance in the decision to refer patients to us. Please contact any physician on our staff if you have specific questions.

Brochure for Referring Physicians of Chronic Kidney Disease

Read Dr. Sarah Shearer's recent article in the Houston Medical Journal on appropriate and timely CKD referrals to Nephrologists