MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. K. Yuvaraja is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Chromepet, Chennai and has an experience of 9 years in this field. Dr. K. Yuvaraja practices at Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre in Chromepet, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Rajah muthiah medical college in 2011,MD - General Medicine from Rajah Muthiah Medical College & Hospital in 2015 and DM - Nephrology from SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre in 2018. He is a member of Indian Society of Nephrology - Southern Chapter.
NO.7 CLC WORK ROAD, CHROMPET, CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU, INDIA, Chennai
Mon - Sat
11:00 - 04:00
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.