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Resource Guide for Kidney Stones

  • Cynthia M. Johnson, MA
Publication Type:

Condition InDepth

Resource Guide for Kidney Stones

National Kidney Foundation

30 East 33rd Street

New York, NY 10016



NKF provides information about kidney diseases to patients and healthcare professionals. The Local Affiliates page of their website lists Kidney Foundation offices by state.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Office of Communications and Public Liaison

NIH, Building 31, Room 9A06, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2560

Bethesda, MD 20892-2560


TTY: 711


This agency provides information about kidney diseases to patients and their families, healthcare professionals, and the public. They answer questions, develop and distribute publications, and work with related professional and patient organizations and government agencies to coordinate resources about kidney and urologic diseases.

Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation

579 Albany Post Road

New Paltz, NY 12561

1-800-643-8699 (US toll free)



This is an online resource for people with hyperoxaluria, their families, and healthcare providers. Consumers can order or download several useful books online—one gives the oxalate content of foods and the other is a low-oxalate cookbook.

The Kidney Foundation of Canada

880-5160 Decarie Blvd

Montreal, QC H3X 2H9




The Kidney Foundation of Canada is a national volunteer organization committed to reducing the burden of kidney disease through funding and stimulating innovative research, providing education and support, promoting access to high quality healthcare, increasing public awareness and commitment to advancing kidney health and organ donation.

Urology Care Foundation

1000 Corporate Boulevard

Linthicum, MD 21090




The Urology Care Foundation offers this site where you can find information on pediatric and adult conditions. You can also search for a urologist and learn more about this field.


  • Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
Last Updated:

This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.