Kidney Transplant

Kidney transplantation involves an operation to place a new kidney inside your body to take over the work of your failed kidneys. The kidney may come from someone who was died (cadaver donor) or from a living donor who may be a close relative, friend, or possibly a stranger who wished to dominate the kidney […]

Peritoneal Dialysis

In peritoneal dialysis, your blood is cleaned inside your body with the help of the dialysis solution that is placed into and drained from your abdominal cavity (your belly). The doctor will do surgery to place a plastic tube called a catheter into your abdomen (belly) to make an access. During the treatment, your abdominal […]

Hemodialysis

In hemodialysis, your blood is cleaned outside your body as it passes through a special filter called an artificial kidney, or dialyzer. A hemodialyzer is used to remove waste and extra chemicals and fluid from your blood. To get your blood into the artificial kidney, the doctor needs to make an access (entrance) into your […]