Nephrology & Urology

A nephrologist is a type of doctor that specializes in treating diseases of the kidney and is very knowledgeable about how kidney disease or dysfunction can affect other parts of your body.

We at Vijan Hospital Nashik having a well-eqquped technology and team of experts to treat.

Nephrology is a specialty of internal medicine that focuses on the treatment of diseases that affect the kidneys.

The fields of nephrology and urology share some overlap because they can both involve the kidneys. While a nephrologist focuses on diseases and conditions that affect the kidney more directly, a urologist focuses on diseases and conditions that can affect the male and female urinary tract.

The department deals with the diagnosis and management of:


  • Hypertension: Primary and Secondary
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Proteinuric Kidney Diseases; Nephrotic Syndrome, Nephritic Syndrome, Acute Glomerulonephritis, etc.
  • Electrolyte abnormalities
  • Acid-Base Disturbances
  • Other kidney disorders
  • Recognized as a Kidney Transplant Unit. Conducts Transplants only on Live – Related Donors.
  • Medical Management of Renal Transplant patients.
  • Dedicated unit for Haemodialysis
  • Acute and Chronic Renal failure
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Hematuria its causes and treatment
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Renal Causes of Hypertension
  • Kidney stones and its medical management
  • Emergency Hemodialysis for Acute Renal failure.
  • Intermittent and Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal dialysis
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Renal Cancers.


  • Urologists often specialize in particular subdisciplines like:
  • Endourology
  • Laparoscopy
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Urologic oncology
  • Neurourology
  • Pediatric urology
  • Andrology
  • Reconstructive urology
  • Female urology