Genetic Kidney Diseases Clinic (includes Polycystic Kidney Disease)

There are many recognized genetic causes of kidney disease, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Mutations in COL4 (e.g., Alport Syndrome)
  • Tubulointerstitial kidney disease due to mutations in UMOD, MUC1, HNF1B, REN
  • Fabry disease
  • Tuberous sclerosis
  • Dent’s disease
  • Gitelman and Bartter syndromes
  • Metabolic disorders (e.g., Methylmalonic acidemia, mitochondrial disorders)
  • Ciliary disorders such as nephronophthisis


Our Locations

The Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
601 N. Caroline St., 7th Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21287

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
301 Mason Lord Dr, Suite 3400
Baltimore, MD  21224