Nephrology concerns with the diseases associated with kidneys. If the kidneys fail to maintain fluid, electrolyte and acid balance, then severe health conditions arise like acute renal failure, chronic kidney disease, hematuria, proteinuria, kidney stones, hypertension, and disorders of acid/base or electrolytes. Some of these health concerns need immediate treatment. Most of these diseases are chronic and need prolonged care and repeated visits to Nephrology Hospitals in India. The Department of Nephrology at Kainos proves to be a Centre for excellence in case of Nephrology Patients. It has excellent diagnostic and therapeutic facilities and services.
Our department at Kainos has treated many hundreds of patients with Kidney ailments and does more than 700 hemodialysis per month, and has played a profound role in managing patients with critically ill conditions. It provides a full range of renal services.
Treatments & Services
The Nephrology department at Kainos, engages in diagnosing and treating various diseases associated with kidney, including electrolyte disturbances, hypertension, Nephrotic syndrome, dialysis etc. Acute renal failure, chronic kidney disease; often discovered on routine blood test done for unrelated purpose. The department has state-of-the-art dialysis unit that provides renal replacement therapy (RRT) for OPD, IPD & critical care units.
The unit operates 24x7 and provides the following services using the latest equipment :
Bedside hemodialysis for patients in the intensive care unit
Sustained low efficiency daily dialysis (SLEDD) and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT ) - a form of dialysis used for critically-ill patients