More than 40% of kidney disease in our country occurs due to diabetes. If detected at an early stage, this complication can be reversed!
Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre has facilities to estimate the early and late markers of kidney disease and detect diabetic nephropathy. Testing for ‘microalbuminuria’ every 3-6 months ensures that one’s kidneys are in order and have not been affected by diabetes. There are many other specialised kidney tests to further evaluate the status of the kidneys.
Patients can avail a nephrologist’s consultation with prior appointment.
Dialysis is a procedure to substitute the normal functions of the kidney of patients with renal failure. Dialysis helps individuals to live productive and useful lives, even though their kidneys are not functioning normally.
A dialysis unit is available to take care of patients who require the procedure. Our dialysis unit is best-equipped with facilities to manage patients with diabetes on regular hemodialysis. Dialysis unit ensures quality care from a highly trained clinical team of nephrologists, diabetologists, nutritionist and dialysis technicians.
Let's get you set up with an appointment
All the essentials from food products to books on health care, to help manage your Diabetes
10 recommended tests for those with suspected diabetic kidney disease
If you are suffering from diabetes, you need to take special care of your kidneys. While diabetes affects all the crucial organs of the body, kidney failure in diabetics is way too common. High sugar levels erode the capillaries of the organs which slowly and steadily makes the kidneys dysfunctional. Diabetes kidney disease is common in people who …
Diabetes is a Metabolic disorder of multiple etiology characterized by chronic hyperglycaemia with disturbances of carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action or both leading to changes in both small blood vessels and large blood vessels. The high-risk problems in diabetes are retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy and cardiomyopathy. Patients with …
Causes of diabetic nephropathy you should look out for
Dr Praveen ConsultantDr Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre Diabetes has become the most common cause of Chronic kidney disease in most countries, thanks to the increase in prevalence in diabetes and longevity of the patients. Very often we come across patients in our practice asking ” Doctor, will taking these anti-diabetic medications cause kidney damage”??. The answer …