Kidney Stones

When a solid piece of material forms in the urine, it's called a kidney stone. Many kidney stones pass through without problems, but other kidney stones cause major pain.

Programs + Services


Kidney Stones Program

The Division of Pediatric Nephrology at Floating Hospital for Children provides a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan for kids with kidney stones.
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Urinary Tract Stones Clinic

Floating Hospital for Children’s Urinary Tract Stones Clinic in Boston specializes in treating and removing stones in the kidney, bladder and ureter.
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Doctors + Care Team

Julie Nicoletta, MD, MA

Julie Nicoletta, MD, MA

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Pediatric Nephrologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-7429
Fax #: 617-636-0066

Hematuria, proteinuria, hypertension, renal insufficiency, kidney stones, fluid and electrolyte imbalance

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Lawrence S. Milner, MD

Lawrence S. Milner, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Chief, Division of Pediatric Nephrology; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-7429
Fax #: 617-636-0066

Renal failure, acute and chronic, glomerular disease (especially urine microscopy), liver related renal disease, hypertension, urinary tract infection, fluid and electrolyte imbalance, acute dialysis (peritoneal, hemodialysis and hemofiltration), transplantation

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