Nephrology

DEPARTMENT OF NEPHROLOGY

FACULTY

DR.VINDU AMITABH - HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

MBBS, (HONOURS) M.D.(MED)DTCD(CHEST)                                  

MEDICAL OFFICER

DR.ANUPAM AGGARWAL

SENIOR RESIDENTS: 02

JUNIOR RESIDENTS: 06

OPD DAYS- MONDAY & THURSDAY

REGISTRATION TIME- 1:30 P.M. TO 2:30 P.M.

OPD ROOM NUMBERS- 140,142,149,150,

WARD

DEPARTMENT OF NEPHROLOGY WAS NEWLY SET UP FOR SPECIFIED CARE OF PATIENTS WITH NEPHROLOGICAL AILMENTS.THE NEPHROLOGY WARD IS SITUATED IN WARD NO-38,IN THE OLD CTVS BUILDING.IT HAS FIFTEEN BEDS,WHICH ADMIT PATIENTS FOR INVESTIGATION AND MANAGEMENT.IT HAS A BIOCHEMISTRY LAB ALSO WHICH DOES EMERGENCY AS WELL AS DIALYSIS RELATED TESTS.

HAEMODIALYSIS UNIT

 DEPARTMENT ALSO PROVIDES HEAMODIALYSIS FACILITY ON ALL WORKING DAYS 9 AM TO 4 PM AND SATURDAY 9 AM TO 1 PM.IT HAS THIRTEEN HAEMODIALYSIS MACHINES OUT OF WHICH ONE HAS BEEN EARMARKED FOR HIV PATIENTS. WE WOULD BE STARTING HIV DIALYSIS SOON. ALMOST 20-22 HEAMODIALYSIS PROCEDURES ARE DONE EVERYDAY IN TWO SHIFTS. A FULLY AUTOMATIC R.O.PLANT IS ATTACHED TO IT WHICH SUPPLIES QUALITY WATERTO THE MACHINES.WE TRY TO ACCOMMODATE ALL ACUTE RENAL FAILURE PATIENTS, ACUTE ON CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE PATIENTS,CKD PATIENTS WAITING FOR TRANSPLANTATION,PRE AND POST OPERATIVE CASES OF CKD WITH SOME SURGERY REQUIREMENT AND CKD PATIENTS ON ETHICAL GROUNDS.IF SOME VACANCY EXISTS WE ACCOMMODATE MAINTENANCE HEAMODIALYSIS PATIENTS ALSO.

ACHIEVEMENTS

THE NEPHROLOGY HAS DONE ALMOST 7,000 HEAMODIALYSIS, 50 PERTONEAL DIALYSIS,34 RENAL BIOPSY,70 PLASMA FILTERATION.

THE DEPARTMENT IS GOING TO START RENAL TRANSPLANTATION ALSO VERY SOON. IT IS GOING TO START DIALYSIS FACILITY FO HIV PATIENTS VERY SOON

Last Updated on : 03/02/2014