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Dr. Visweswar Reddy

Dr. Visweswar Reddy

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology

Nephrologist/Renal Specialist

14 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Visweswar Reddy is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Vanagaram, Chennai and has an experience of 14 years in this field. Dr. Visweswar Reddy practices at Apollo Speciality Hospital in Vanagaram, Chennai,Apollo Hospital in Tondiarpet, Chennai and Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital in Teynampet, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Kurnool Medical college ,N.T.R University in 1996,MD - General Medicine from Kurnool Medical college ,N.T.R University in 2000 and DM - Nephrology from Osmania Medical College,Hydrabad ,N.T.R University in 2004. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Sigmoidoscopy,Lithotripsy,Adult Nephrology,Kidney Disease Treatment and Kidney Transplant etc.

Tondiarpet, Chennai

Apollo Hospital


645, Thiruvottiyur High Road, Landmark: Opposite Ezhil Hospital & ICICI Bank ATM, Chennai

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04:00 - 05:00

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Teynampet, Chennai

Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital


New Number-6, Old Number-24, Cenotaph Road, Landmark: Near Hotel Rain Tree, Chennai

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05:00 - 06:00

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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.

Awards and Recognitions

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Best outgoing student in 2nd MBBS for 1989 batch - 1989
University gold medal in Forensic Medicine
Jagabandhu memorial prize and University gold medal in Microbiology
Sandhya Seshadri memorial prize in 2nd MBBS
Southern memorial prize and University gold medal in Pharmocology


MBBS - Kurnool Medical college ,N.T.R University, 1996
MD - General Medicine - Kurnool Medical college ,N.T.R University, 2000
DM - Nephrology - Osmania Medical College,Hydrabad ,N.T.R University, 2004


Indian Medical Association (IMA)


2005 - 2016 Consultant at Apollo


99360 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2012
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