The Stone Center at Cincinnati Children’s provides coordination of care for infants to young adults.
Underlying conditions may increase the risk of stones. Conditions include premature birth, anomalies of the urinary tract, cystic fibrosis, inflammatory bowel disease, chronic urinary tract infections and obesity.
Other risk factors for kidney stones include high salt intake, excessive vitamin D supplements, seizure medications, ketogenic diet and reduced activity.
Some types of stones and stone conditions we treat include bladder stones, kidney stones and ureteral stones.