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<div class="ExternalClassC08773FF49B44A10A3DEC46531870D3C"><div><p>Our clinic provides education, support and counseling to patients/families who have Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Our services include individual and group self-management classes, nutritional counselling and personal lifestyle counseling.<br></p><p>The interdisciplinary team in the Kidney Clinic includes nurses, social workers, dietitian and pharmacist. The goals of the team in cooperation with kidney specialist is to:</p><div><ul><li><p>Help patients delay the progression of kidney disease<br></p></li><li><p>Educate patients and their families about treatment choices for chronic kidney disease (peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, home hemodialysis and kidney transplantation or end of life care)<br></p></li><li><p>Encourage a healthy life style<br></p></li><li><p>Provide support to patients and their families<br></p></li></ul></div></div></div>5th Floor - 2775 Laurel Street5th floor(604) 875-8277<div class="ExternalClass876FA94C4EE54DC7B31BD05350A34CE3"><p>Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.</p></div>(604) 875-5958V5Z 1M9BC<div class="ExternalClass1ADBB415F49C4AB2A01D6E0C8E6CC86B"><p>There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:</p><ul><li><p>Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.</p></li><li><p>The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.</p></li></ul><p>There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.<br></p><p><a href="" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="" alt=" " style="box-sizing:border-box;border-style:initial;max-width:100%;width:auto;margin-top:5px;margin-bottom:5px;" />Download parking rates for VCH facilities</a></p></div>49.2611808,-123.1254002<div class="ExternalClass1126629CF8B9403C8D6986C9C5A51C1B"><div><p>​Printed materials are available in Punjabi and Chinese. Interpreters are available (request when booking an appointment).</p></div></div><div class="ExternalClass3A458138366C4C58B15E8499EA702029"><p>A referral from a nephrologist is required. </p></div><div class="ExternalClassC173434DB827406B98221205ABB9EBDD"><p><a href="" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />​Welcome to the Kidney Clinic - English</a><br><a href="" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Welcome to the Kidney Clinic - Chinese</a><br></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">BC Renal Agency</a><br><a href="" target="_blank">Kidney Foundation of Canada</a><br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass1D5C9967C7FB4E54893F00476536582A"><br></div><p>​</p>Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

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