Find out more about some important treatments for kidney conditions.

  • Treatment


    Dialysis is an important treatment for kidney failure. Dialysis uses special equipment or a machine to do what a healthy kidney does – remove waste products and excess water from the body.

What is renal replacement therapy?

Renal or kidney replacement therapy are the treatments that do the work of your kidneys if they are not working properly. They two main treatments are a kidney transplant and dialysis, where machines clean your blood of waste, extra water and salt.