Nephrology & Urology Care

 

The department of Urology is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art medical and surgical care in all aspects of adult and pediatric urology. The department of Urology provides screening, staging and the most up-to-date treatment of all uro-genital tumors including kidney, ureter, bladder and prostate.

The Dialysis unit provides not only conventional haemodialysis but also CRRT, hemofiltration, hemoperfusion and plasma exchanges (Plasmapheresis). More than 3,000 patients receive dialysis on an annual basis. The department of Nephrology and Urology includes some of the most eminent specialists in kidney disease. These specialists treat patients with rare disorders as well as common diseases, and provide the ideal environment for patients to receive the most advanced and innovative treatment for kidney disorders.

Critically ill patients requiring ventilator support, hemodynamic monitoring and close clinical monitoring are managed in the renal ward and in the CCU.  Urology department offers comprehensive Urological care and have facilities to diagnose and treat

  • Congenital disorders
  • Renal stone disease
  • Urological cancers
  • Incontinence
  • Urinary problems in paediatric and adult patients.

Comprehensive Urological services in the form of Endo-urology, TURP and laparoscopic urological surgeries are performed at Fortis Malar Hospital, Chennai.

The Kidney Transplant Unit provides live donor and cadaver kidney transplantation for adults and children. The stringent infection control practices, immunosuppressive protocols and proactive vigil for complications and their prompt management make the service a huge success.