MBBS, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. P Hari Prasad is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Boduppal, Hyderabad and has an experience of 12 years in this field. Dr. P Hari Prasad practices at Apollo Clinic in Boduppal, Hyderabad and Apollo Clinic in AS Rao Nagar, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2002 and DM - Nephrology from Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad in 2016.He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Kidney Stone Treatment,Renal (Kidney) Surgery,Hemodiafiltration (HDF),Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) and Ureteroscopy (URS) etc.
We went for follow up visit for consultation. They kept us waiting for more than an hour. He wasn't informed properly. I called and took appointment. He wasn't there in hospital when we reached there. O updated in website about appointment, but looks like no one will check the website appointments
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.