Department of Nephrology

Procedures Done

Haemodialysis

Peritoneal Dialysis

Kidney Biopsy

Plasma Pheresis

Continuous renal replacement therapy

CAPD

Omega Dialysis Unit

The Dialysis Unit has been established for over 13 years and has a reputation for the quality of care provided. In addition to providing facilities for patients with chronic conditions requiring emergency treatment, the unit runs an out-of-hours emergency on-call service to cover any need for acute dialysis in the Intensive Care Unit. Isolation room facilities are provided for patients who are Hepatitis B, C or MRSA positive. Patients receive a high standard of care and treatment in comfortable surroundings, led by an experienced unit doctor and a team of specialist nurses.

Achievement: During the last 10 years the Nephrology department has performed above 20,000 hemodialysis procedures, 250 intermittent peritoneal dialysis, 23 CAPD procedures and 450 kidney biopsies.