Here you can learn more about the latest technological advances practised at each department in Al Zahra, the gamut of services offered and the doctors specialising in each department.
The department of Nephrology at Al Zahra is managed by professionals Nephrologists. The facilities on offer at the unit include out-patient and in-patient services, hemodialysis and renal biopsy .
The department of hemodialysis at Al Zahra hospital Sharjah is staffed by experienced nurses and technicians. The unit has the latest generation of German dialysis machines. Advanced features available on the machines include volumetric ultra-filtration control, online hemodiafiltration, online monitoring of dialysis adequacy and biofeedback control. The dialysis unit also has a dedicated water treatment system that uses reverse osmosis to prepare ultra-pure water. These advanced features ensure the highest possible standards of patient safety. The philosophy of the unit is to provide reliable dialysis treatment in a warm and caring atmosphere. The friendly and responsive staff ensures that patients feel well looked after and part of a larger family.
The facility includes:
- Dialysis Unit (3 Beds)
- Dialysis ICU (2 Beds)
- Hypertension clinic
Our nephrology specialists offer consultation, medical treatment and follow-up care for the following conditions:
- Kidney (renal) insufficiency or failure
- Chronic kidney disease, Stages 1 to 5
- Kidney stones (Nephrolithiasis)
- Acute kidney injury
- Cystic kidney disease (including polycystic kidney disease)
- Diabetic kidney disease
- High blood pressure (primary and secondary hypertension)