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Resource Guide for Kidney Stones

Revision Information

  • Reviewer: Brian Randall
  • Review Date: 09/2012 -
  • Update Date: 09/11/2012 -
  • Address:

    30 East 33rd St.

    New York, NY 10016

  • Phone:

    1-800-622-9010

  • E-mail Address:

    info@kidney.org

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.kidney.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    NKF provides information about kidney diseases to patients and healthcare professionals. The Local Affiliates page of their website lists Kidney Foundation offices by state.

  • Address:

    3 Information Way

    Bethesda, MD 20892-3580

  • Phone:

    1-800-891-5390

  • E-mail Address:

    nkudic@info.niddk.nih.gov

  • Internet Address:

    http://kidney.niddk.nih.gov

  • Description of Services Provided:

    This agency provides information about kidney diseases to patients and their families, healthcare professionals, and the public. They answer questions, develop and distribute publications, and work with related professional and patient organizations and government agencies to coordinate resources about kidney and urologic diseases.

  • Address:

    201 E. 19th St., #12E

    New York, NY 10003

  • Phone:

    1-800-643-8699 (US toll free)

    212-777-0470

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.ohf.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    This is an online resource for people with hyperoxaluria, their families, and healthcare providers. Consumers can order or download several useful books online—one gives the oxalate content of foods and the other is a low-oxalate cookbook.

  • Address:

    300-5165 Sherbrooke Street West

    Montreal, QC H4A 1T6

  • Phone:

    1-800-361-7494

    (514) 369-4806

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.kidney.ca

  • Description of Services Provided:

    The Kidney Foundation of Canada is a national volunteer organization committed to reducing the burden of kidney disease through funding and stimulating innovative research, providing education and support, promoting access to high quality healthcare, increasing public awareness and commitment to advancing kidney health and organ donation.

  • Address:

    1000 Corporate BLVD

    Linthicum, MD 21090

  • Email Address:

    info@UrologyCareFoundation.org

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.urologyhealth.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    The Urology Care Foundation offers this site where you can find information on pediatric and adult conditions. You can also search for a urologist and learn more about this field.