Department of Nephrology

Nephrology is a medical specialty that concerns with the kidneys: the study of normal kidney function and kidney disease, the preservation of kidney health, and the treatment of kidney disease, from diet and medication to renal replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation).

Nephrology also studies systemic conditions that affect the kidneys, such as diabetes and autoimmune disease; and systemic diseases that occur as a result of kidney disease, such as renal osteodystrophy and hypertension.

Nephrology concerns the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases, including electrolyte disturbances and hypertension, and the care of those requiring renal replacement therapy, including dialysis and renal transplant patients. Many diseases affecting the kidney are systemic disorders not limited to the organ itself, and may require special treatment.

Patients are referred to nephrology specialists after a urinalysis for various reasons such as acute kidney failure, chronic kidney disease, hematuria, proteinuria, kidney stones, hypertension, and disorders of acid/base or electrolytes.

Department of Nephrology

Key Procedures

  • Dialysis / Haemodialysis
  • Nephrology ICU
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Diabetes Renal Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Transplant Follow Up
  • Complicated Diabetes
  • CKD Regression Clinic
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Clinical Nephrology
  • Haemodialysis

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Our Nephrologists

Dr. Nagesh Aghor

Dr. Nagesh Aghor

MD,DNB(Nephro), FISPD, FISN (Nephrology & Kidney Tranplantation)

Consultant Nephrologist