Kidney Stones: Symptoms, Risk Factors and Treatment Options for Patients

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Orange Coast Medical Center
Gaytri Gandotra, MD
Featured speaker:

Gaytri Gandotra, MD

Specialties:
  • Nephrology

Hello and Welcome!

My name is Dr. Gandotra and I am Nephrologist, otherwise known as a kidney specialist. I currently practice here in sunny Southern California and have my own private office clinic where I see patients.

Podcast Summary

According to the National Kidney Foundation, more than half a million people go to emergency rooms for kidney stone problems annually. Approximately one in ten people will have a kidney stone during their lifetime. Nephrologist, Gaytri Gandotra, M.D., discusses common types of kidney stones, as well as signs and symptoms, risk factors, dietary and lifestyle changes to consider and the association with chronic kidney disease.