To inform kidney stones patients about their condition and empower them to take steps to prevent future stones from developing.
Who we are
KidneyStoners.org is a non-commercial website that was started to help patients better understand their condition and the options available for treatment and prevention. The information contained in this website is based on available medical research and is accurate to the best of our knowledge.
Current and prior contributors
Bonnie is a kidney stone patient who has provided a patient’s perspective on kidney stone disease through her posts.
Kayla is a medullary kidney stone (MSK) disease patient who has written about how to manage MSK physically and emotionally, from a patient’s perspective. She runs a Facebook group for MSK patients at: http://www.facebook.com/groups/Spongelife/
Mary Maston is a medullary kidney stone disease patient and a MSK advocate. She has been been writing articles about MSK and chronic pain since 2012. You can read her introductory letter to a newly diagnosed MSK patient here.
Roger K Low, M.D. is a Professor of Urology at University of California at Davis, in Sacramento, California.
Manoj Monga, M.D. is a Professor of Urology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, in Cleveland, Ohio.
Mike M. Nguyen, M.D., M.P.H. is an Associate Professor of Urology at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, CA. He is the founder of the site.
Marshall Stoller, M.D. is a Professor of Urology at University of California at San Francisco, in San Francisco, CA
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This website is meant as an informational resource and should not be taken to represent medical advice. Please consult with a medical professional if you are in need of treatment.