Post Graduate Course in Nephrology

A J Institute of Dental Sciences
In Mangalore

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  • Post Graduate Diploma
  • Mangalore

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Kuntikana Mangalore Karnataka , 575004, Karnataka, India
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The department of Urology & Nephrology in A.J. Hospital offers a comprehensive service to diagnose and treat kidney disorders, stone disease, urological cancers, incontinence, infertility, impotence, and other urinary difficulties. The services offered are-


A painless method of treating kidney stones without surgery, using the extra corporeal shock waves. We have "Dornier", one of the best machines available for the purpose, which uses ultrasound for focusing and shock waves are del ivered by advanced computerized system. It is a very safe procedure done as a day care procedure and without any anesthesia.

Endo Urology / Laparoscopy / Retroperitoneoscopy

The department is equipped with the most modern endoscopes to treat all the problems in upper and lower urinary tract, from neonates to adults.

The urinary stones are treated by Percutaneous Nephro Lithotripsy (PCNl), Uretero-Reno-Scopy (URS) or Cysto-Lithotripsy (ClT) with the help of which any stone anywhere could be treated avoiding the need for open surgery.

Prostates are treated by Trans Urethral Resection of Prostate (TURP), Bladder tumors are also treated by Trans Urethral Resection of Bladder Tumor (TURBT), which reduces the hospital stay and morbidity.

Paediatric problems like Posterior urethral valves and Vescico-ureteric reflux are also treated endoscopically.

laparoscopy and Retro-peritoneoscopy for the management of urological problems as an alternative to open surgery.


In the department the problems related to infertility and erectile dysfunctions are assessed and treated.
The Department also has done many penile implantations for erectile dysfunctions.

Urological Cancers

The well-trained surgeons and oncologists at A.J Hospital & Research Centre with the backup of all investigation tools including MRI, CT scan, Gamma Camera and Ultrasound including TRUS offer a comprehensive uro-oncology service.

Female Urology

Stress urinary incontinence and other common urological disorders normally seen in elderly ladies are managed by endoscopic surgeries.Division Of Urology,Andrology and Nephrology


The department is equipped with the most modern Haemo-dialysis machines and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy machine (CRRT), backed by Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant.

In the department all Nephrology problems from neonates to adults are diagnosed and comprehensively managed.

This department has the honour of being the first centre in this region to be recognized by the government and is the first one to perform renal transp lantation.

Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) is a boon to the patients who can perform dialysis at home. Our centre has one of the highest number of patients with CAPD.

The department of nephrology has the backup of all investigation tools like CT scan, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Laboratory for biopsies, Cathlab etc.

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