Nephrology Clinic at SevenHills Hospital

Our nephrologists strive to deliver the best possible care to patients suffering from acute or chronic kidney diseases.

  • The Department Professionals Are Capable Of Diligently Evaluating And Managing All Types Of Renal Diseases Like:

    • Acute (sudden onset) renal diseases
    • Chronic (slow ongoing decline in renal function) renal diseases
    • Renal damage due to high blood pressure, diabetes, infections, tubulo-interstitial disorders, glomerular diseases
    • Blood in urine (hematuria)
    • Protein loss in urine (proteinuria)
    • Electrolyte or acid-base imbalance
    • Chronic and recurrent urinary tract infection
    • Hereditary renal disorders
    • Renovascular Diseases
  • The Management Strategy Varies According To The Clinical Profile Of The Patient. The Mainstay Of The Treatment Is:

    • Medications
    • Diet
  • What Is Dialysis?

    Dialysis is a process that removes waste products and excess water from the patients with diseased kidneys. Haemodialysis uses an artificial filter through which blood is circulated with the help of a haemodialysis machine. Peritoneal Dialysis uses the peritoneal membrane in the abdomen as the filter. The process entails instillation, dwelling and removal of a special fluid with the help of a catheter placed in the abdomen.

  • What Is Kidney Transplantation?

    Kidney transplantation involves surgical placement of a functional kidney from a living or a deceased donor into a patient with advanced kidney failure. Successful kidney transplantation remarkably improves the quality of life albeit with life-long medications to reduce the chances of rejection.