Why Nephrology Associates of Michigan?

Nephrology Associates of Michigan (NAM) was founded in 1974, it has enjoyed the trust of patients and referring physicians throughout Southeast Michigan.

CONTACT INFO
  • Nephrology Associates of Michigan
  • 5333 McAuley Dr.
    Suite 4003
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
  • Phone: 734.712.3470
  • Email: info@kidneyaa.com
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Blog

Why is Potassium so Important? - October 10, 2017
Potassium is a mineral that controls nerve and muscle function. The heart beats at a normal rhythm because of potassium. Potassium is also necessary for... (Read More)


Fluid and Sodium Restriction for Hemodialysis Patients - September 5, 2017
I’m Thirsty!! Why do I need to restrict Sodium and fluids? The kidneys are vital to many body functions; most importantly they regulate water fluid level... (Read More)


Dry, Itchy Skin - January 27, 2017
Do you have dry, itchy skin? You are not alone! Between 22% and 57% of dialysis patients have experience these symptoms. This condition is called... (Read More)


Iron Defiency Anemia - November 30, 2016
What is iron? Iron is one of the minerals in the human body. It is one of the components of hemoglobin, the substance in red blood cells that helps... (Read More)


Hyperphosphatemia - November 2, 2016
Hyperphosphatemia (high phosphate) is an electrolyte disturbance noted by an abnormal elevation of phosphate in the blood. When your kidneys are... (Read More)


Resistant Hypertension - October 18, 2016
Hypertension continues to be one of the most frequent health conditions in the United States of America. Although many can control their blood press... (Read More)


Kidney Transplant - August 22, 2016
Progressive renal failure leading to end stage renal disease requires artificial support such as dialysis or a kidney transplant to sustain life. According to... (Read More)


Good Blood Sugar Control Equals Lower Kidney Disease Risk - April 25, 2016
The National Kidney Foundation states that Diabetes Mellitus is currently the most common cause of kidney disease. Approximately 1/3 with diabetics... (Read More)


Welcome - October 2, 2015
Welcome to the Nephrology Associates of Michigan blog. Here we will share information about our practice, health information and helpful educational... (Read More)


How Clean Is Your Blood? - September 29, 2015
With normal kidney (renal) function, your kidneys work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to filter or clean your blood. Your kidneys are... (Read More)


Vaccinations Save Lives - August 1, 2015
You may not be expecting to have to get a shot at your kidney doctor’s office, but immunizations are an important part of your CKD (chronic kidney disease)... (Read More)

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