The Pediatric Nephrology Unit is a hub of clinical and surgical excellence, adhering to stringent quality standards, to ensure a comfortable and safe experience. Every treatment plan is curated in the best interest of the child, giving utmost priority to their comfort and well-being. We have dedicated dialysis units, designed specially for kids. NICU and PICU facilities are also available for children suffering from serious kidney problems, who require extra care and attention.
Just like adults, kidney problems can also affect small children, even infants, and can give rise to potentially serious complications that affect their quality of life in the long run.
Pediatric nephrology is a specialised branch of Paediatrics which focuses on the diagnosis and management of Renal diseases and disorders in kids.
Early diagnosis of such conditions and time medical interventions can help to protect your little one's kidneys.
Children with kidney problems present with a wide range of symptoms and these vary from one child to another. You should consider seeing a Pediatric Nephrologist if you notice the following symptoms:
There is a wide range of tests and modalities available for diagnosing nephrological problems in kids. These are recommended on the basis of the specific symptoms that a child is experiencing, physical evaluation and medical history
The most common modalities used by our experts at Surya Hospital include:
At Surya Hospital, we tailor the treatments to meet specific situations based on factors like the underlying cause, severity of symptoms, potential complications and age of the child
Kidney diseases are quite uncommon in kids and often remain undiagnosed as many kids tend to be asymptomatic.
Various other health complications are associated with kidney diseases in kids include:
Three of the most common nephrological birth defects in kids include:
Although not all renal diseases are preventable, you can still take measures to alleviate the risks of some of these.
Some of the most common causes of kidney diseases in children include:
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