Nephrology

The patient care services provided by the division of Nephrology at maxcare cover all aspects of our clinical discipline including preventive nephrology, acute kidney injury, glomerulonephritis, vasculitis, electrolyte and acid-base disorders, hypertension, genetic kidney diseases, renal complications of pregnancy, kidney stone disease, chronic kidney disease (CKD), hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and bone disorders related to Kidney disease. We provide primary care to a large group of patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) treated with hemodialysis.

Nephrologists provide a complete range of consultative, diagnostic and treatment services for patients with kidney diseases. The scope of care encompasses all stages of kidney disease, from earliest detectable changes in kidney function through end-stage kidney disease, as well as people with high blood pressure, kidney stones, and other kidney-related problems.


Treatments and Procedures

Acute renal failure

Chronic renal failure

Acute and chronic nephritis

Nephrotic syndrome

Reno vascular hypertension

Collagen disorders involving the kidneys

CRRT (Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy) for critically ill patients requiring dialysis

Hemodialysis for acute and chronic renal failure patients, drug overuse etc

Short term dialysis prior to transplantation

Plasmapheresis for renal or non-renal cases

Rigorous precautions are taken with patients suffering from Hepatitis B and C and dialysis for such patients is done on separate machines

Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) for dialysis done at home

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Meet Our Doctors

DR.P.PRAVEEN KUMAR

MD,.DM(NEPHROLOGY)

DR.B.MALLESHWAR

MD,.DM(NEPHROLOGY)