NEPHROLOGY

Medcross Hospital is regarded as one of the best nephrology & urology hospitals in Zambia with a legacy of innovation and excellence. The department of Nephrology and Urology provides care in all aspects of Nephrology and Urology. Kidney biopsies, Critical care nephrology, Hemodialysis, and Peritoneal dialysis are some of the areas we specialize in. With more than 6000 Nephrology admissions and over 5000 Urological surgeries each year, the Centres have the caliber and experience to provide the best of care in Nephrology and Urology. While over 21,000 kidney transplants have been performed so far, more than 75,000 patients receive hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis each year. Our nephrologists & urologist team offer treatment services for adult and pediatric urological conditions in Zambia. Birth defects, also called congenital disorders, treatment of kidney and bladder stones, cancer care, management of incontinence, infertility, and erectile disorders are some of the areas where we excel. Lithotripsy, Endo-urology, TURP, and laparoscopic urological surgeries are performed regularly. The centres also use the highly sophisticated da Vinci robotic surgical system, the most advanced platform for minimally invasive surgery available today. Our team of nephrology and urology doctors are trained at the top centres in the world, our Nephrologists and Urologists work in tandem to ease the suffering of people with kidney and genitourinary tract diseases. The Centres of Excellence for Nephrology and Urology, provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services in several areas of Nephrology including renal biopsies, critical care nephrology, hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis. The Centre provides complete diagnostic and urological treatment for diseases including congenital disorders, stone disease, urological cancers, incontinence, infertility, erectile dysfunction, etc. Lithotripsy, Endo-urology, TURP, and Laparoscopic urological surgeries are other surgeries that are routinely performed.