MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Nephrology
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Dr. Ganesh Mhetras is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Kharadi, Pune and has an experience of 17 years in this field. Dr. Ganesh Mhetras practices at Columbia Asia Hospital in Kharadi, Pune. He completed MBBS from GS Medical College in 2001,MD - Medicine from University of Mumbai, Mumbai in 2006 and DM - Nephrology from POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH in 2009. He is a member of Maharastra Medical Council,Medical Council of India (MCI) and Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Kidney Stone Treatment,Urinary Tract Infection (UTI),Hemodialysis,Kidney Transplant and Ureteroscopy (URS) etc.
I am under his treatment since Feb this year. I have shown significant improvement. my creatinine was elevated last week . I took the test after a month . after talking to Dr mehtras I felt I bit relaxed he told me not to worry. and made changes in the medicines. since then creatinine has gone down and I have shown improvements. he's is very supportive and listens to all your problems . highly recommended
My dad is a CKD patient and is under supervision/treatment of Dr. Ganesh Mhetras. He has treated him many times for kidney infections and other related issues. He is very professional, experienced, knowledgeable and friendly person. I am really thankful to him for the medical treatments he has given to my dad.
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.