VIMS & RC started the department of Nephrology in 2005 with the vision of providing quality services to underprivileged patients at affordable cost. Nephrology is the study of kidneys and disorders associated with them.
Our specialists are well versed and have expertise in treating different kidney disorders. They use evidence-based treatments to offer a multi-disciplinary approach to resolve ailments related to kidneys. The department administers comprehensive nephrology services, including:
Nephrology consultation is available from 9 AM to 4 PM on all working days.
The Haemodialysis unit at Vydehi Hospital collaborates with Fresenius Medical Care (Dialysis Service) India Pvt. Ltd. to provide quality dialysis at an affordable cost. We provide 24/7 haemodialysis facilities to patients.
We have the following facilities at the dialysis unit.
There are facilities for peritoneal dialysis catheter implantation and CAPD (Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis). The Government of Karnataka has recognised the department of nephrology for conducting successful Renal transplantation.