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Pediatric Nephrology

Nephrology is the study of the kidney, its function, disorders and diseases. Our pediatric nephrology team specializes in kidney-related problems including kidney stones, hypertension, bed-wetting, urinary tract infections, or kidney disease.

Pediatric Nephrology Specialist at Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital

Dr. Scott S. Williams received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. He completed a general pediatrics residency at Northwestern University’s Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL and pediatric nephrology fellowship at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX. He is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric nephrology. Dr. Williams is a member of American Society of Nephrology and American Society of Pediatric Nephrology and was formerly an associate editor of genetics for the Journal of Pediatric Nephrology.

Diagnoses and Treatment

Our team works closely with other internal medicine specialists to ensure a proper diagnosis and course of treatment specific to your child’s needs.

  • Prenatal Counseling for Kidney/ Urinary Tract Abnormalities
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances
  • Rickets
  • Henoch Schonlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Acute and Chronic Kidney Failure
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Hematuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Hypertension
  • Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
  • Reflux Nephropathy
  • Voiding Dysfunction
  • Enuresis
  • Spina Bifida with Neurogenic Bladder

Outpatient Pediatric Nephrology services available at this location:

Pediatric Specialty Clinic
Baton Rouge
7777 Hennessy Boulevard, Suite 502
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm

(225) 765-6834 or (225) 765-6742