A nephrologist treats kidney diseases such as kidney stones, fluid and electrolyte disorders, acute or chronic kidney diseases, and more.
Kidneys are vital organs, maintaining the fluid balance of the human body. A nephrologist usually treats patients who have been referred by their general practitioner for problems related to the kidneys, high blood pressure, or certain metabolic disorders.
A nephrologist will often conduct blood and urine tests to determine how the kidneys are functioning. If the kidneys are not functioning correctly, the nephrologist undertakes diagnosis of the disease and provides patients with treatment. Patients are then regularly examined to monitor their condition.
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MUDr. Martin Havrda
- Head Physician
Dr. Havrda is a senior consultant in internal diseases and nephrology (renal diseases), head-physician in the Vinohrady teaching hospital, teacher at the 3rd Medical Faculty, Charles University, and head of our medical team. He gained years of experience in the diagnostics and treatment of patients with a wide spectrum of diseases. He treats patients as individuals, with particular respect. His professional approach is complex. He speaks fluent English. He can communicate in French and in Russian.more information less information