Nephrology is devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease. The nephrologists at Mount Sinai Medical Center are dedicated to providing excellent medical care for patients with kidney diseases. These physicians manage kidney disease by regulating blood pressure, regulating electrolytes, balancing fluids in the body, and administering dialysis. Nephrologists treat many different kidney disorders, including:

  • Acid-base disorders
  • Electrolyte disorders
  • Nephrolithiasis (kidney stones),
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Acute kidney disease
  • End-stage renal disease


Abraham Bichachi, MD
Chief, Division of Nephrology