Nephrology is a specialty of internal medicine that focuses on the treatment of diseases that affect the kidneys. Disorder of sodium and water homeostasis (fluid retention or edema, hypertension), electrolyte Imbalance (low or high sodium or potassium) and acid-base homeostasis (metabolic acidosis and alkalosis, etc.), as well as hypertension, all fall into the specialty field of this department.
Our specialists’ knowledge, extensive experience, and high quality service approach gives the Nephrology Department at the American Hospital an outstanding advantage over equivalent departments at other private hospitals in Turkey. Our internationally acknowledged treatment modalities are employed to ensure maximum benefit and minimum side effects.
Although there is no dialysis unit at our hospital, consultancy and second opinions are easily available for patients who take continuous dialysis therapy. Our patients are ensured the maintenance of dialysis therapy throughout their hospital stays.