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Kidney services

Treating people with kidney disease

Coronavirus: kidney and transplant update

Please read our advice and information page before attending the service. This includes important information about clinic appointments, blood tests and collecting medications in response to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

Coronavirus update and advice: dialysis patients

Please read our advice and information page before attending the service. This includes information about planned procedures, what to do if you feel unwell, transport and managing anxiety in response to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

Service overview

Woman with nurse on dialysis at the Kidney Treatment Centre, Queen Mary's Hospital at Sidcup

We are a regional centre for people with all forms of kidney disease in south east London, Kent and the surrounding areas.

We offer treatment to patients at all stages of the kidney disease pathway. This ranges from diagnosis of early kidney disease through to caring for patients with all forms of advanced kidney disease, including dialysis, kidney transplantation and end of life care.

We are nationally recognised as having particular expertise in kidney transplantation. See our kidney transplantation pages for more information. We are also leaders in the field of shared haemodialysis care and home dialysis. We were one of the first renal centres in the UK to establish a nocturnal (overnight) home haemodialysis programme.

Holiday dialysis

For information on requesting holiday dialysis at Guy's and St Thomas' dialysis units please visit our holiday dialysis page.

Research studies

We have a fast growing clinical research programme, to find out more please visit our renal and transplantation research page.

Contact us

Queries concerning appointments

Tel: 020 7188 5711 for transplant follow up appointments

Tel: 020 7188 8820 for nephrology, CKD and AKCC appointments

Phone lines are open 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

Evening and weekends, if you are unwell, please use the NHS 111 online service.

Contact details for the specialist nurses are unchanged.

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To refer a patient to our kidney services, please email gst-tr.RenalReferralsGuys