MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. M. Ranjanee is a consultant nephrologist at The Capstone Clinic. Her areas of specialization include independent IJC/femoral insertions and kidney biopsies, outpatient and inpatient care. Her main area of expertise is managing critically ill patients in ICU and dialysis care and renal transplants. Renal diseases whether acute or chronic in nature, need regular follow-ups in most cases. Dr. Ranjanee's expertise, therefore, is a crucial element that will enable our clinic to treat patients with severe kidney problems.Dr. Ranjanee is a member of the International Society of Nephrology, Indian Society of Nephrology, Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India and Indian Medical Association. She has published an article in 2014 on "Assessment of Endothelial Dysfunction in Asian Indian Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and Changes Following Renal Transplantation". She has attended several conferences across India and presented in various seminars and journal clubs.
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Doctor was very kind & patient enough answer all my health related questions. She does not suggest medicine and tries to make u alright maximun through change of diet, exercises etc... Thank u doctor!
Q: Who is a nephrologist?
A: A nephrologist is a medical professional specialized in diagnosis, treatment and management of kidney-related conditions.
Q: Can a nephrologist treat urinary tract infection?
A: A nephrologist only treats kidney disorders; a urinary tract infection that has spread to the kidneys can be treated by a nephrologist. However, a regular physician too can treat a urinary tract infection.
Q: Does a nephrologist perform a kidney transplant?
A: A nephrologist who is trained in transplant surgical procedures of the kidney can perform a kidney transplant. A nephrosurgeon can do this. However, a nephrologist cannot perform such surgeries.
Q: For what symptoms should I go to a nephrologist?
A: If you are suffering from conditions like high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease or have a family history of kidney disease, symptoms like burning in the urine, blood in the urine, dribbling of urine, etc. then you should see a nephrologist to check for the risk of kidney problems.
Q: Can a nephrologist treat kidney stone?
A: Yes, a nephrologist can treat kidney stones. He is specialied to treat such conditions with the help of hydrotherapy, medicines and if needed may advice for a surgery.