The Department of Nephrology at Regency Specialist Hospital focuses on the diagnosis, prevention, management and treatment of medical conditions and diseases that affect the kidney.
Example: “Hypertensions” or “Shortness of breath”
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
A long-term condition affecting the kidneys and characterized by gradual loss of kidney function over time.
Example: “Stenting” or “ECG”
Nephrectomy surgery is performed to treat kidney cancer or removal of a benign tumour. Chronic kidney diseases may require to remove all of a kidney, depending on the condition treated.
The procedure is done to enlarge the renal arteries and aid blood flow to the kidneys. The blocked arteries can be caused by atherosclerosis or fibrous disease.
Laparoscopic Kidney Cyst Ablation
A minimally invasive procedure to remove large, symptomatic cysts from the kidney.