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Dr. Muthu Jayaraman

Dr. Muthu Jayaraman

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DM - Nephrology, MBBS, MD - General Medicine

Nephrologist/Renal Specialist

24 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as specialist)

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Organised the full-fledged Department of Nephrology with inpatient and out patient services, Haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, and Renal Transplantation. 1983- 1991, 1995-1996.The first cadaver renal transplantation in TamilNadu Health services was done at Stanley Medical College Hospital in1996.The Department was recognized for DNB course.Organised the renal transplantation both in Govt. Rayapettah hospital and Kilpauk Medical College Hospital, Chennai.Conducted the Ist survey in Madras City about the awareness Of Cadaver Transplantation in Chennai.

OMR Road, Chennai

Chennai Urology and Robotics Institute

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148, Okkiyam Thoraipakkam, OMR, Landmark: Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai

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Common questions & answers

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.

Services

Nephrologist

Education

DM - Nephrology - University Of Madras, India, 1980
MBBS - Madurai Medical College, 1965
MD - General Medicine - University Of Madras, India, 1968

Memberships

Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN)
API
Women Doctors Association Of Tamil Nadu and Pondichery

Registrations

16499 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1965
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