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News and announcements of the Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division.

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Lawrence B. Holzman, MD

Why Choose Penn Kidney

Penn’s Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division has a 75-year history of excellence in patient care, teaching and research. We are proud of the compassionate, patient-centered care that our clinical team delivers for the entire spectrum of kidney and hypertension disorders.
Lawrence B. Holzman, MD

Chief, Division of Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension
C. Mahlon Kline Professor of Medicine

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About Us

Penn's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division is a leader in the field of nephrology, providing exceptional patient care, having pioneered leading-edge diagnostic techniques and innovative treatments.

Faculty and Staff

Meet the Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division's faculty and staff.

Clinical Care

Penn's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division is a leader in clinical care, offering comprehensive programs and services for the treatment of all types of kidney disorders.

Education and Training

Penn's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division offers a rewarding fellowship program that is nationally recognized for educating next generation nephrologists.


Penn's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division conducts both basic science and clinical research to further develop diagnostic techniques and treatments in the field of nephrology.

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Department of Medicine – Division of Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
1 Founders Pavilion, 3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104