MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology
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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.
645, Thiruvottiyur High Road, Landmark: Opposite Ezhil Hospital & ICICI Bank ATM, Chennai
Mon - Sat
04:00 - 05:00
New Number-6, Old Number-24, Cenotaph Road, Landmark: Near Hotel Rain Tree, Chennai
Mon - Sat
05:00 - 06:00
Dr. Sankar is very friendly motivate the patient and he never hurry burry to pack the patient. Very good care. Due to my Health condition worshining like increase Sugar,Creatine, and other elements he advaise me to admit in Apollo Vanagaram and consult Nephrologiest and Orthopedist.
He is a really awsome person. I cannt explain his character in a few words. He is taking care for every patient personally
Much more explaination would be more appreciated.Listening to patients and wait time.my appointment was at 12 .doctor has seen me at 2.45pm.no point booking via practo.
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.