CHoR is home to the Richmond region’s only pediatric nephrology program. From diagnosis to long-term treatment, the full range of medical and support services for kidney and urinary tract disorders are available at CHoR.
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Q&A with Timothy Bunchman, MD, Professor and Chief, Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU
Since Timothy Bunchman, MD, joined Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR) in 2011, CHoR’s Nephrology program has expanded to include five physicians, a nurse practitioner, two nurse educators, a social worker, a dietician and nurses.