Department Detail

All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, Raipur
Department of nephrology looks after conditions affecting Kidneys.These includes acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, Nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, urinary tract infection, Nephrolithiasis, renal tubular disorders and renovascular disease. It also covers patients on hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and Patients with renal transplant.

Faculty Details:
1. Dr Vinay Rathore 
MD Pediatrics (PGIMER, Chandigarh), DM Nephrology (SMS,Jaipur)
2. Dr Saurabh Nayak
MD Medicine (LTMMC & GH, Mumbai), DM (PGIMER, Chandigarh)

                                             Activities/ SERVICES PROVISDED

A. Out Patient department
SR.No.      DEPARTMENT               OPD/SPECIAL UNIT                          DOCTOR NAME                            OPD DAYS/TIME

1              Nephrology                     OPD                                                 Dr. Vinay Rathore                   Monday, Wednesday & Friday
                                                       OPD                                                  Dr. SAURABH NAYAK             Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
                                                       Special Unit                                      Doctor name                                Days/Time
                                                       GLOMERULAR DISEASE CLINIC       Dr. Vinay Rathore                   Wednesday : 1 PM to 5 PM            
                                                                                                                Dr. SAURABH NAYAK

                                                       CKDu                                               Dr. Vinay Rathore
                                                       Clinic                                               Dr. SAURABH NAYAK              THURSDAY : 1 PM to 5 PM

B. In patient department:
Nephrology ward has 30 beds, 4 bedded HDU and one Isolation room. Ward is attended by post MBBS Junior residents and Post MD medicine senior residents round the clock.Procedures like Bedside USG, Bedside Kidney biopsy, Tunneled catheter removal, BedsideUrine microscopy, Acute cycler Peritoneal dialysis and CAPD are performed routinely.Procedure room is equipped with portable USG and USG guided Kidney biopsies areperformed in this room.

C. Dialysis unit:
Dialysis room is currently equipped with 5 hemodialysis machine which is further planned to increase to 26 dialysis machines of high end qualities. Dialysis center is managed by 9 trained and skilled dialysis technical staffs and routinely perform Intermittent HD, SLED, CRRT, SCUF and Plasmaphaeresis. Dialysis center is equipped with 2 CRRT machines and since its inception 4 successful CRRT has been performed by our team.

D. Minor operation Theatre:
Following procedures are being performed on routine basis in minor OT at A block.
1. Tunneled dialysis catheter insertion- USG guided internal jugular or femoral catheter placement done under local anesthesia. DSA/Fluoroscopy guided catheter insertion is done as and when required
2. CAPD catheter insertion- by per-cutaneous and mini laprotomy approach
3. AV fistula- Radio-cephalic and Brachio-cephalic fistulas are being made in suitable patients
4. AV Fistula Banding procedure in case of High flow fistulas as a part of Flow reduction procedure

E. Renal Transplant:
Renal Transplant ICU and Ward are currently under construction

F. Planned Up gradation of Facilities:
A. Renal Stone clinic
B. State of Art CAPD center
C. Dialysis Access Suite
E. Dialysis technicians training program


S No Name Email Designation Image
1 Dr. Vinay Rathore vinayrathoredm@ Assistant professor
2 Dr. Saurabh Nayak Assistant Professor (Contractual)
3 Dr. Srivatsa A Assistant Professor (Contractual)