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Dr. Rajendra Prasad Mathur

Dr. Rajendra Prasad Mathur

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology

Allopath

Nephrologist/Renal Specialist

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General Physician

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43 Years Experience Overall  (22 years as specialist)

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Dr. RP Mathur is an aluminus of AIIMS from where he did DM Nephrology. He has 26 years of experience in the field of Nephrology with a brilliant academic record. He is the recipient of National Scholarship, two Gold Medals in Final MBBS, Fellowship of Indian College of Physicians. The title "ISN Scholar" was conferred upon him by International Society of Nephrology after Fellowship in Clinical Nephrology at Manchester Royal Infirmary. Dr Mathur has been DNB Teacher and Examiner and has served on important positions in the Zonal Chapters of Indian Society of Nephrology and Association of Physicians of India. He has held senior positions at JR Hospital Mumbai, Apollo Hospitals, Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia, Rockland & Batra Hospitals. His areas of special interest are prevention and retardation of progression of Chronic Kidney disease.

Vasant Kunj, Delhi

Institute Of Liver And Biliary Sciences

3.5

D-1, Vasant Kunj, Landmark: Chhatarpur Metro Station, Delhi

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Tue, Sat

01:00 - 03:00

Fri

10:00 - 01:00

400

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

National Scholarship, two Gold Medals in Final MBBS - 1976

Education

MBBS - University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 1976
MD - General Medicine - University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 1979
DM - Nephrology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1997

Memberships

Association of Physicians of India (API)
Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN)

Experience

Senior Consultant at JR Hospital Mumbai
Senior Consultant at Apollo Hospitals
Senior Consultant at Rockland Hospital
Senior Consultant at Batra Hospital
Senior Consultant at Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences

Registrations

48246 Delhi Medical Council, 2010
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