kidney (renal) stones

Q | will changing my diet help?

A | Patients often ask, "Should I cut down my calcium intake (milk, cheese, etc.)?" Dietary changes are much more complex than this when considering stone disease.

A wide range of foodstuffs can affect your chances of developing kidney stones and this will depend upon what the stone is made of and the results of metabolic screening tests. This will be discussed with you at your consultation.