MBBS, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. V Ravi Kiran is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 18 years in this field. Dr. V Ravi Kiran practices at Century Hospital in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad and Renova Neelima Hospitals in Sanath Nagar, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from People's Friendship University of Russia Faculty of Medicine in 2001 and DM - Nephrology from Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry in 2007. He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Kidney Stone Treatment,Skin Tag Treatment,Kidney Failure Treatment,Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) treatment and Allergy Treatment etc.
2 clinics for General Consultation
Dr. Ravi Kiran is a treasure trove of Knowledge. He is a pro in his field and unlike other Doctor experiences... I find him to be patient with queries, doubts one must have .... We find ourselves to be in safe hands with a doctor like him - who staunchly believes in upskilling himself with the latest knowledge and technology... which I feel is a must in any profession!
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.