Nephrology

Department Overview


Meitra Nephrology department intends to provide exhaustive care to all patients with kidney ailments. In addition to chronic kidney illnesses arising from Diabetes Mellitus, high blood pressure, kidney stone disease, renal glomerular conditions as well as inherited disorders, an entire gamut of acute renal problems including those secondary to tropical infections, envenomation and poisoning and sepsis are efficiently managed.

TREATMENTS AND SERVICES

  • Outpatient services

    General Nephrology Clinic.

    Specialty clinics including Glomerulonephritis Clinic.

    Renal transplant clinic.

    Multidisciplinary clinics.

  • Inpatient services

    Round the clock consultation service.

    ICU hemodialysis.

    Sustained low efficiency dialysis (SLED).

    Plasmapheresis/ Plasma Exchange.

    Treatment of poisoning/ envenomation.

  • Day care services

    Renal biopsy.

    Tunneled dialysis catheter insertion and removal.

    Uncuffed catheter insertion.

    Arterio- venous fistula and graft creation (in collaboration with hand and vascular surgeons).

  • Maintenance Hemodialysis Unit

    State of art hemodialysis machines.

    Facility for automated dialyzer reprocessing.

    Facility for isolated dialysis if needed.

    Separate reprocessing and storage areas for serology positive and negative patients.

    State of art water treatment unit for dialysis.

  • Peritoneal Dialysis centre

    Facility for laproscopic and open Peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion (in collaboration with Gastrosurgery depratment).

    Dedicated technician for PD training and trouble shooting.

  • Renal transplant services

    Work up and follow up of all renal transplant patients.

    Renal transplantation on site planned for in phase two.