MBBS, DNB - General Medicine, DNB - Nephrology
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Dr. Gagan Deep Chabbra is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Saket, Delhi and has an experience of 18 years in this field. Dr. Gagan Deep Chabbra practices at Max Saket West Super Speciality Hospital in Saket, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak in 2001,DNB - General Medicine from NRCH, New Delhi in 2007 and DNB - Nephrology from Ganga Ram Institute of Post Graduated Medical Education and Research (GRIPMER), New Delhi in 2012. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Diabetes Renal Failure,Kidney Dialysis,Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal),Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) treatment and Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy etc.
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.