MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, DM - Nephrology, Fellowship in Nephrology, DNB - Nephrology
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Nephrologist with additional degree in Paediatric Nephrology. The only Nephrologist in the country to have Dual University recognised degrees in Adult and Paediatric Nephrology.
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Recently I have consulted Dr VijayKiran for my Kidney UricAcid treatment. Doctor was so kind and explained the sitiation clearly in a laymen's language, so that I understood with ease. I recommend Doctor Vijay Kiran for any Kidney related issues.
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.