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Dr. Sunil Prakash

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Dr. Sunil Prakash is Director of the Nephrology Department at BLK Super Specialty Hospital, Pusa Road, New Delhi. The hospital is 650 bedded ultramodern, quaternary care hospitals in Delhi India that provide comprehensive integrated state of the art health services to patients.

As one of the leading nephrologist in Delhi, he is well – experienced in all aspects of general nephrology. The key specialties of Dr. Sunil Prakash are Dialysis and Renal Failure. Today, he is considered as one of the Top Transplant Physician in Delhi. He is one of the best Nephrologists in Delhi and all over the country. He brings with him over 30 years of experience both in India and abroad.

He has successfully conducted countless hemodialysis sessions. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of staghorn calculus, nephrotic syndrome, hydronephrosis, etc. He has rich experience in the post-operative management of patients who have undergone kidney transplant procedure.

A highly respected and experienced kidney specialist in Delhi known for his contributions in his chosen field.

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Our Specialities to Treat Kidney Disorders

Each year, organ and tissue donation saves many lives in India. At Kidney Total Care India, all patients are considered for transplantation, but we inform those who are not suitable for kidney transplantation for any reason. There are some risks involved in transplanting a kidney such as the donor can have Stocks, bleeding, blood clots, heart attack, infection, pneumonia or other problems, so we take intensive care while transplanting a kidney.

In human body, kidneys are two bean-shaped organs which are present on each side of spine. Their function is to remove waste from human body and also it levels out our blood pressure plus keeps our bones strong. A nephrologist suggests a patient for dialysis, when his/her both kidneys stop functioning. The patients having chronic kidney disease is suggested for dialysis and after some time they must be advised for kidney transplant.

If you’re on dialysis, you have three main approaches first is Intermittent hemodialysis (IHD), second is Peritoneal dialysis (PD) and last one is Continuous renal replacement therapies (CRRT). You may go for any of the three, but many experts agree that home dialysis either peritoneal or hemodialysis is the best option for treating kidney failure. During dialysis, you can live full and active life. At Kidney Total Care India, we offer home dialysis treatment at reasonable cost in India.

Dr. Sunil Prakash, Nephrologist in Delhi – Serving Community, Who is in Need

What is nephrology?

Nephrology is the medical specialty that focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment ofkidney diseases.

The kidneys (the body has two) filter every day some 200 liters of blood plasma. They excrete toxins and metabolic waste in the urine, then return to the blood the substances necessary for the proper functioning of the body. To imagine, say they are the role of a purification plant that filter wastewater from a city.

When to see a nephrologist?

Many pathologies require consultation with the top nephrologist in Delhi. These include:

  • a renal failure acute or chronic;
  • of renal colic;
  • proteinuria (presence of protein in the urine);
  • hematuria (presence of blood in the urine);
  • nephritic syndrome;
  • glomerulonephritis;
  • or repeated urinary tract infections.

Some people are at higher risk for kidney diseases. Here are some factors recognized to increase the risks:

  • diabetes;
  • high blood pressure;
  • smoking;
  • or obesity.

What does the nephrologist do?

The nephrologist is the best kidney specialist in Delhi. He works in the hospital and is in charge of the medical aspect, but not surgical (it is the urologist who performs the surgical operations on the kidneys or the urinary tract). He performs for this many medical acts:

  • first, he questions his patient, in particular to obtain information on possible family or medical antecedents;
  • he performs a rigorous clinical examination;
  • as a kidney doctor in Delhi, he can practice or prescribe examinations, such as an ultrasound of the kidneys and urinary tract, a CT scan, a renal scan, a renal biopsy, an angiogram;
  • he follows dialysis patients, supports the postoperative course of a kidney transplant;
  • it also prescribes drug treatments, and offers dietary advice.

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