Services Provided & Procedures and Equipment

Out Patient Services: Department runs two days of week OPD services on Tuesday and Friday (09:30 AM - 01:00 PM). Patients are also seen on other days on prior appointments.

In patient services: An independent Nephrology Ward with ICU back up.

Dialysis Unit: Dialysis unit is equipped with four state of the art computerized dialysis machine (Fresenius 4008). It has a dedicated reverse osmosis water treatment plant and dialyzer reprocessing room.

Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) Services: CAPD is a form of dialysis that the patient performs at home and comes to hospital only for regular check up intermittently. We have evolved a fully functional program for the delivery of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis services. In collaboration with Baxter an independent Peritoneal Dialysis Counseling Center has also been established in the ward.

Vascular Access Service: The department has established itself as the active and competent facility for establishing vascular access for dialysis patients. We are regularly performing the following procedures
  • Temporary Dialysis Catheter placement
  • Permanent dialysis catheter placement
  • AV fistula surgery
Kidney biopsy (native and transplant kidney): This is one of the most useful procedures performed in Nephrology for diagnosis and management of renal diseases. We perform this real time under ultrasonographic guidance on a regular basis.

Kidney Transplant Patients: We are providing comprehensive pre  & post transplant care to many transplant recipients in our department. These are patients who have been transplanted in various centers across the country.
Last Updated On 22/09/2017