Kidney Stones

    Overview

    Kidney stones are mineral deposits that form in the kidneys, causing moderate to severe pain when passed. There is no definitive, single cause for stones, although dietary factors can increase or reduce risk.

    Our doctors

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    Priyanka Bhandari, MD

    Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
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    Wael Dakkak, MD

    Internal Medicine
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    Herman Leung, DO

    Family Medicine
    612 N. 11th St. Quincy, IL 62301
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    Lauri Lopp, MD

    Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
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    Paula Mackrides, DO

    Family Medicine
    612 N. 11th St. Quincy, IL 62301
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    Bradley Schwartz, DO

    Division Chair Urology
    747 N. Rutledge St. 5th Floor Springfield, IL 62702
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    Ankit Sharma, MD

    Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
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    Nick Tadros, MD, MCR

    Urology
    747 N. Rutledge St. 5th Floor Springfield, IL 62702
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    Stacey Waddington, PA-C

    Urology
    747 N. Rutledge St. 5th Floor Springfield, IL 62702

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