MBBS, DM - Nephrology
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95% (219 votes)
Dr. J. AL. Ranganath is a Nephrologist, Renal Specialist in KPHB, Hyderabad. Dr. J.AL.Ranganath practices at Mallika Kidney Care Center Kukatpally, Hyderabad. Dr. J.AL.Ranganath is known for specialty services in peritoneal dialysis/haemodialysis, acute renal failure and chronic kidney disease (CKD), renal transplant evaluation, managing critically ill patients, central venous catheter insertions. Previously worked with Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam as senior consultant nephrologist and transplant renal physician, worked as visiting nephrologist to Visakhapatnam Port Trust Hospital and INHS Kalyani Naval Base Hospital, Vizag.
2 clinics for General Consultation
Problem explanation is good. Treatment is started.
We have been consulting Ranganath Sir for my wife for the past 3 years.. He diagnose and analyse the issue perfectly.. And speaks with the patient in a very positively and polite manner. **** ** ******* ** ***** ********
Experience is good. But there is not proper appointment procedure . Appointment was scheduled at 7PM doctor comes to clinic at 7:30 and the wait time is 2hours its problem for the people who come from far distance. It will be good the appointment time to be given correct or approximate 1/2 hour. Doctor to be on time to clinic.
Not only is he one of the finest Nephrologists in the city, but also a great Doctor. He understands the pain the Patient is going through, and treats them with a lot of humility.
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.