Department Of Nephrology

Academy Of Medical Pciences Pariyaram, Kannur, Kerala.

The department is the biggest dialysis centre in Kerala with more than 2500 patients coming for dialysis per month.

The department is equipped with about 27 dialysis machines. which works 24 hours a day. The dialysis centre caters to emergency care round the clock.

Procedures Undertaken:

  • Hemodialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Hemoperfusion
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis etc.
For hemodynamically unstable patients who cannot be shifted for dialysis we do hemofilteration in ICU / bed side.

The department began functioning under Dr. Bijoy Antony with 4 dialysis machines and around 200 dialysis per month which has later grown to become the biggest dialysis centre in kerala with more than 2500 dialysis per month and 27 dialysis machines. 30 in patients every day. ICU patients. Consultations from almost all department are seen and managed. 3 op days per weak with around 70 attending each OPD.