IMPORTANT NOTICE: At Fortis Healthcare, we are fully supportive of the National priorities set out by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India. Further to the directives of the Government provided in their press release dated 8th Nov 2016, payments at Government hospitals can be made through 500 and 1000 Rupee denomination notes. In view of the hardship being caused to the large number of patients at private hospitals, we have made an urgent representation to the Government that this exemption should apply equally, for payments, at private hospitals. We are following up with the authorities and hope the Government will step in quickly to resolve this anomaly. Meanwhile, at Fortis hospitals across the country, we continue to accept payments through credit card, debit card and electronic banking transfers. As 500 and 1000 Rupee denomination notes are no longer legal tender we are only accepting 100 Rs and lower currency notes. As per Government regulation, a PAN card and legitimate ID proof is however required for payments in cash exceeding Rs 50,000. Meanwhile we continue to ensure that emergency cases get immediate medical attention without delay whatsoever and have put in more administrative staff and help desks to assist patients.

Nephrology

The Department of Nephrology at the hospital includes innovative and cutting edge infrastructure, most updated equipment’s and a dedicated staff of nephrologists and para-medical staff. Our treatments include acute (sudden onset) renal diseases, Chronic (slow on-going decline in renal function) renal diseases, renal damage due to high blood pressure, diabetes, infections, tubulo-interstitial disorders, glomerular diseases, blood in urine (haematuria), protein loss in urine (proteinuria), electrolyte or acid-base imbalance, chronic and recurrent urinary tract infection, hereditary renal disorders, renovascular diseases, kidney …

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Nephrology – Medical Procedures

Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) test

Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) test — Overview covers definition, preparation and results of this blood test.
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Creatinine test

Creatinine test — Overview covers definition, preparation, results of this common blood test.
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Hemodialysis

Hemodialysis — Overview covers definition, risks and results of this procedure to treat kidney failure.
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Hormone therapy for breast cancer

Hormone therapy for breast cancer — Overview covers why it's done, risks and results.
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Intravenous pyelogram

Intravenous pyelogram — Overview covers definition, what to expect and results of this imaging test.
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Kidney biopsy

Kidney biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks, results for this procedure to examine kidney tissue.
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Kidney transplant

A kidney transplant is a surgical procedure done to treat kidney failure.
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Microalbumin test

Microalbumin test — Overview covers definition, preparation and results of this urine test.
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Nephrectomy (kidney removal)

Nephrectomy — Overview covers treatment goals, risks, complications of kidney removal.
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Open prostatectomy

Open prostatectomy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this treatment for enlarged prostate.
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Penile implants

Penile implants — Explore your choices and learn what to expect from penile implant surgery.
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Percutaneous nephrolithotomy

Percutaneous nephrolithotomy — Comprehensive overview covers, definition, why it’s done, risks, what you can expect, and results.
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Peritoneal dialysis

Peritoneal dialysis — Overview covers definition, risks and results of this procedure to treat kidney failure.
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Prostate biopsy

Prostate biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this procedure to detect prostate cancer.
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Prostate laser surgery

Prostate laser surgery — Overview covers definition, risks, results of procedure to treat enlarged prostate.
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Rectal prolapse surgery

Rectal prolapse surgery — Overview covers definition, risks, results of surgery for rectal prolapse.
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Testicular exam

Testicular self-exam — Overview covers definition, benefits and step-by-step instructions for examining the testicles.
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Transurethral incision of the prostate (TUIP)

Transurethral incision of the prostate (TUIP) — Overview covers definition, risks of this enlarged prostate treatment.
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Transurethral microwave therapy (TUMT)

Transurethral microwave therapy (TUMT) — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this enlarged prostate treatment.
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Transurethral needle ablation (TUNA)

Transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this enlarged prostate treatment.
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Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) — Overview covers risks, results of this enlarged prostate treatment.
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Urinalysis

Urinalysis — Overview covers definition, preparation and results of this common laboratory test.
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Vasectomy: An effective form of male birth control

Vasectomy — Overview covers definition, side effects, results of this male birth control procedure.
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