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Departments : Nephrology
 

Overview


Nephrology
Nephrology is a specialized branch of medicine devoted to the study and treatment of diseases of the kidney. Nephrology Department at A.J. Hospital & Research Centre offers complete solutions for kidney related disorders.

The hospital has full-fledged facilities for the diagnosis and comprehensive management of all types of kidney ailments from neonates to adults, with the backup of all investigation tools like Doppler, Ultrasound, CT Scan, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Laboratory for biopsies, Cathlab, etc. It is equipped with haemo-dialysis machines and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy machine (CRRT), backed by Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant.

Procedures


- Intermittent HD
- SLED
- CRRT
- CAPD
- Hemaoperfusion

Renal Transplantation


Renal transplantation is the best solution for the people suffering from kidney failure. This department has the distinction of being the first centre in the Karnataka Coastal region to be recognized by the government and is also the first one to perform renal transplantation. Transplantation of the kidney is a life extending procedure and a complex operation. A successful renal transplant can result in extended life span of ten to fifteen years or more if kept on dialysis. The hospital has the expertise to undertake all types of renal transplant surgeries and has the best results.

Doctor



Dr. Raghavendra Nayak
MD, DNB