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Dr. Suman Lata

Dr. Suman Lata

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MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Nephrology

Allopath

Nephrologist/Renal Specialist

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General Physician

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22 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Suman Lata is an aluminus of AIIMS from where she completed her DM Nephrology course in 2009. She has been awarded as ISN scholar by International society of Nephrology in 2011. She has done fellowship in renal transplant from St George’s hospital London. She was instrumental in establishing the nephrology department at institute. She also established the renal transplant program with the support of renal transplant surgeon Dr Vikas Jain. She has also got the distinction in ISN-ANIO nephropatholgy course in 2013 and now she is certified nephropathologist by ISN. Her special areas of interest are renal transplant and acute kidney injury in Liver disease. She actively participates in public education program and organizes free camp every year on World kidney day for the public awareness on kidney diseases.

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, Fri - Sat

11:00 - 12:00

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

TRANCRIT 2013 at ILBS - 2013
Talk on “Patients with liver disease: preoperative assessment and optimization - 2013

Education

MBBS - Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University of Health Sciences Rohtak, 1997
MD - Medicine - Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University of Health Sciences Rohtak, 2003
DM - Nephrology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2009

Memberships

International Society of Nephrology (ISN)

Registrations

21887 Delhi Medical Council, 2003
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