Baylor Health Care SystemAbout B

Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

Metabolic Diseases

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano

Metabolic Diseases & Genetic Diseases 
Need something? Call us: 1.800.4BAYLOR(1.800.422.9567)
Text Size

Metabolic Diseases 

Metabolic diseases are disorders caused by genetic defects that interfere with the body’s metabolism. These disorders involve the alteration in normal metabolism of carbohydrate, lipids, protein, water and nucleic acid.   

At Baylor Scott & White - Plano you have access to physicians on the medical staff specializing in nephrology and pathology.  Baylor Scott & White - Plano nephrologists and pathologists collaborate with other members of the Baylor Scott & White - Plano team, including pharmacists, nurses, educators, dietitians and other physicians on the medical staff to help give you quality care.  

Metabolic Conditions Treated

We treat the following metabolic conditions at Baylor Scott & White - Plano:

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Critical care nephrology
  • Diabetes
  • Glomerular disease (glomerulonephritis)
  • Hyperoxaluria
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stone diseases
  • Pediatric kidney disorders
  • Polycystic and inherited kidney diseases
  • Renal parenchymal/glomerular disease