MBBS, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. B Vikram Kumar is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Ameerpet, Hyderabad and has an experience of 13 years in this field. Dr. B Vikram Kumar practices at Aster Prime Hospital in Ameerpet, Hyderabad and Udai Omni Hospital in Chapel Road, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2007 and DM - Nephrology from Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad in 2018. He is a member of Andhra Pradesh Medical Council. Service provided by the doctor is: Nephrologist.
Plot Number 4, Satyam Theatre Road, Srinivasa Nagar, Landmark: Behind Mythrivanam Building & Beside Blue Fox Hotel & Beside Metro Station, Hyderabad
Mon - Sat
04:00 - 07:00
5-9-94, Nampally, Landmark: Behind Haj House, Opposite Public Garden Gate 2, Near Fateh Maidan, Hyderabad
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.