The Department of Nephrology was started in SBMCH in 2003. Nephrology department has state of art equipment and facility for total renal patient care under one roof for both adults and children.
The department is housed in the second floor of the three storied building in a clean and sterile atmosphere wherein patients undergo haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. A spacious waiting lounge has been provided for them to relax and interrogate with the staff available at enquiry, billing, admission and pharmacy counters.
In order to cater to patients of poor socio economic strata, service OPD functions from Monday to Saturday between 8 am to 12pm in the outpatient block where professional services, basic investigations and drugs are provided at free of cost.
There is also an inpatient block for poor patients where professional care, hospital charges, basic investigations and drugs are given at free of cost to the deserving patients.
The Department of Nephrology functions under the following divisions
- Clinical Nephrology
- Intensive Care Nephrology