dialysis

Kidney Dialysis vs. Transplantation

In true informative fashion, Dr. Joseph Del Pizzo, an Assistant Professor of Urology and the Director of Laparoscopic Surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, discusses the advantages and disadvantages of dialysis for people who are suffering from kidney failure. He also touches upon the importance of "renal replacement therapy" in treating kidney failure.

Lionel's Story

In this episode, Lionel talks about his interesting introduction to Roosevelt Island & the treatment he now gets there for his Renal Disease. He explains the hardships of having to go through dialysis on a weekly basis, but accepts it for what it is.