Pediatric Nephrology

This service evaluates diseases of the kidneys and urinary tract occurring in infants, children, and adolescents. These include hematuria, proteinuria, urinary tract infections, congenital renal diseases, enuresis and voiding problems, kidney stones, and hypertension. Newton-Wellesley patients requiring renal replacement therapy benefit from the service’s close working relationship with the Division of Transplant Surgery and the Dialysis Unit at Massachusetts General, which evaluate and treat chronic renal failure and end-stage renal disease.

Avram Traum, MD
Phone: 617-726-2908
Fax: 617-724-0581
MD Degree: New York Medical College, 1997
Internship & Residency: David Grant USAF Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA, 1997-2000
Fellowship: Children's Hospital Boston, 2003-2006
Board Certification: Pediatrics, 2000
Clinical Interests: Glomerular Disease, Nephrotic Syndrome, Chronic Kidney Disease, Transplantation

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