Tag Archives: Nephrology

MLH Kidney Transplant Program has highest transplant rate in region

  By Jennifer Myers, Assistant Marketing Manager, Lankenau Medical Center   The Main Line Health Kidney Transplant Program at Lankenau Medical Center has been named by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) as the program with the highest transplant … Continue reading

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BMRH to offer enhanced dialysis services

  By Linda Ridpath, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital   Beginning September 14, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital will be expanding dialysis services. Onsite hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis will be available to inpatients in a convenient, specialty room located … Continue reading

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Obituary: John T. Magee

  Dr. John T. Magee, a nephrologist and member of the Bryn Mawr Hospital Medical Staff from July 1963 to February 1997, passed away on Thursday, March 17. His funeral was on March 22.   Dr. Magee was named director … Continue reading

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Dr. Benz honored by National Kidney Foundation

  Thursday evening, Lankenau Medical Center VPMA and Chief of Nephrology Robert Benz, MD, was honored at the annual National Kidney Foundation NKF Honors Awards Reception with its Excellence in Care Award for his tireless advocacy on behalf of kidney … Continue reading

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Author, cooking demo to highlight World Kidney Day event

  In recognition of World Kidney Day on March 12, Lankenau Medical Center is hosting a community education day from 9:30am-3pm in LMC’s Auditorium. A complimentary lunch will be offered.   The program will include a Transplant Team Panel, Dialysis … Continue reading

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World Kidney Day Symposium at LMC on March 12

  Submitted by Robert L. Benz MD, FACP, Vice President of Medical Affairs, Lankenau Medical Center   March 12 is World Kidney Day. Lankenau Medical Center will be hosting World Kidney Day Symposium in the Auditorium from 9:30 until 3:30 … Continue reading

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Internal Medicine Resident Vishnu Potluri finds national policy is working for prior organ donors

  Prior organ donors who later need a kidney transplant experience brief waiting times and receive excellent quality kidneys, according to a study authored by Lankenau Medical Center Internal Medicine Resident Vishnu Potluri, MD, for the Journal of the American … Continue reading

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Main Line HealthCare welcomes Gary R. Gilman, MD

Submitted by Karen Fritz, Main Line HealthCare Gary R. Gilman, MD is joining Main Line Primary Care at Lankenau Medical Center and is boarded in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology with 22 years of previous practice experience.    In addition to … Continue reading

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A new clinical program at LMC: Jefferson Transplant Institute at Lankenau

By Phil Robinson, President, Lankenau Medical Center   Here’s a fact that may surprise you: kidney transplants have been performed at Lankenau Medical Center since 1994. Our Kidney Transplant Program just celebrated the 20th anniversary of the first kidney transplant … Continue reading

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