Overview of Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine, PC  

Southwest Virginia (SWVA) Nephrology Medicine PC is based in Roanoke, VA and serving its surrounding areas.  Our kidney specialist, Fletcher Matthews, MD has 16 years of experienced in treating chronic kidney disease, hypertension, kidney stones, dialysis, pheresis, long term care after kidney transplant and all other kidney disorders.  Since systemic diseases such high blood pressure and diabetes also affect the kidney adversely, our kidney doctor also specializes in preventing and treating renal damage caused by these whole body diseases.  Dr. Matthews also manages the dialysis process when a patient’s condition is serious enough to cause kidney failure.  

Our Roanoke Nephrologist, Dr. Matthews provides renal medical services to kidney patients in Blacksburg, Bristol, Buena Vista, Christiansburg, Covington, Galax, Lexington, Martinsville, Radford, Salem, Wytheville and surrounding areas. Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine PC is affiliated with Lewis-Gale Medical and Carilion Health System to provide the supplementary quality healthcare services to our patients. In the category Nephrology within “The 10th Best Bedside Manner Awards Anniversary Edition”; OurHealth Virginia has awarded the first place for the Roanoke area to Fletcher Matthews, MD of SWVA Nephrology Medicine, PC – click here to view achievement.

 Dr. Matthews and his friendly- caring staff at SWVA Nephrology Medicine, PC provide the highest level of quality renal care and work closely and collaboratively with patients and healthcare teams for the ongoing renal treatment. Our unwavering commitment to well-being of our kidney patients in Virginia and West Virginia, keeps our Roanoke renal practice a center of excellence in the field of nephrology. Please call Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine at (540) 904-5366 or complete the contact us form (click here). We provide convenient scheduling, with same day and same week appointments available.

Mission of Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine (SWVAN) 

Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine, PC follows a patient-centered approach and provides:

  • Personal attention, friendly service and high quality kidney care for our valued patients.
  • A relaxed and compassionate atmosphere where the relationship between the practice and patients is one of trust and open dialogue. 

We encourage and promote patient education (Click here), early kidney disease detection, lifestyle modification and prevention as critical aspects to optimal long-term health and renal disease management.