Dr. Rabenou integrates the results of his medical evaluation and laboratory testing to develop an individualized care plan for each patient. For calcium stone formers, we develop strategies to decrease urine calcium levels and to increase urinary citrate levels. Citrate prevents stones. For our patients with uric acid stones, we use medications to dissolve the stones.
Dr. Rabenou uses his experience as an internist and nephrologist to integrate the treatment of your stones with your other medical conditions.
Common strategies are listed below:
Calcium Oxalate Stones:
Uric Acid Stones: