Carex Hospitals’ Nephrology Department specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of various kidney problems. Our team includes nationally and internationally renowned board-certified kidney disease experts. We offer a broad range of treatments by experts who perform clinical trials and who are working with many research institutions.
Carex Hospitals is the best kidney hospital in India offering the best nephrology treatment and care for all types of kidney diseases. We offer advanced diagnostics, comprehensive care and best nephrology treatments for all types of nephrology conditions. Our hospital brings a wealth of experience and wide ranging expertise in nephrology that has helped us growing into the preeminent nephrology care center in the country. The labs, wards and theatres are well equipped with the latest technology medical devices and the infrastructure has been made for the patients to feel comfortable during the treatment.
Kidney disorders include – renal failure, end-stage kidney disease, kidney stones and others. The Department of Nephrology provides both excellent consultative care and the best surgical interventions to treat all kidney diseases.
Acute kidney failure occurs when your kidneys abruptly lose its function of filtering waste products from the blood. Due to this, waste products accumulate in the blood leading to loss of homeostasis. This condition has an acute onset that develops rapidly within few days. It is most common in hospitalized people who are critically ill.
Your kidney can be affected by a wide range of diseases and conditions causing damage to the glomeruli. The glomerulus is the tiny filtering unit of your kidney where the toxic substances from your blood are removed. The glomerulus is also involved in the formation of urine. The diseases that affect your glomeruli are termed as glomerular diseases. Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is termed to describe scarring of certain parts of glomeruli in your kidney.
It is the inflammation of the glomeruli (tiny filters of the kidney). Glomeruli are the clusters of the microscopic blood vessels of the kidneys with tiny pores, through which blood is filtered. The glomeruli help in filtering and removing excess fluids through urine.
Hyperoxaluria is usually a genetic disorder which is inherited from the parents and is present at the time of birth. It indicates the presence of too much of oxalate in the urine, Oxalate is a natural chemical required by your body and is found in certain foods. However, an excess of oxalate in urine can cause serious problems.
Kidney cysts are almost always benign lesions and are not cancerous. Majority of the individuals with kidney cysts will have no symptoms, and will go through life without even knowing that they have them.
Kidney infection is a type of urinary tract infection that infects one or both the kidneys. It is also called as pyelonephritis or renal infection. It usually begins at the urinary bladder or urethra and travels up to kidneys. It can permanently damage the kidneys or the infection causing bacteria can travel into the bloodstream and cause a life-threatening infection.
A kidney stone is a hard solid mass that can be several millimeters to few centimeters in size. It is formed when crystals and grime separate, aggregate and precipitate in urine.
Lupus nephritis is an inflammation of the kidneys caused by systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) or lupus, which is an autoimmune disorder. It mostly affects on joints, skin, kidneys, heart, lungs, blood, or brain.
Nephroblastoma is also called Wilms’ tumor. It is a rare type of kidney cancer that affects children. It mainly occurs in the children aged between 3 to 4 years.