A 45-year-old member asked:
what type of doctor treats lupus nephritis?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Kevin Griffiths answered
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Nephrologist: A kidney doctor should primarily treat a lupus patient who has kidney involvement. In certain situations, a rheumatologist can treat this condition.
Answered on Feb 22, 2017
Dr. Jack Mutnick answered
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Lupus Nephritis: A nephrologist (kidney doctor) would be the recommendation.
Answered on Mar 21, 2013
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