Bumrungrad International – Kidney Center

– Has a team of locally accredited nephrologists working closely with nutritionists, pharmacists and clinical nurse coordinators

– Offers pharmaceutical care for kidney disease patients who usually take several medications together

– Uses the latest advanced technology in both diagnostics and treatment procedures

International Medical Treatment (IMT) is the Official Information & Representative Office for Bumrungrad International Hospital, helping to coordinate all medical treatments and checkups at no charge.

Nephrology (Kidney) Center at Bumrungrad International Hospital

The Nephrology center at Bumrungrad provides advanced medical treatment for short and long-term kidney disease. The team of nephrologists work together with nutritionists, pharmacists and clinical nurse coordinators to provide a multidisciplinary patient care.

  • The Nephrology center at Bumrungrad provides advanced medical treatment for short and long-term kidney disease.

  • The team of nephrologists work together with nutritionists, pharmacists and clinical nurse coordinators to provide a multidisciplinary patient care.

Bumrungrad International Hospital Offers a Wide Range of Services and Advanced Treatment Options

Conditions Bumrungrad Treats

  • Acute renal failure

  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

  • Electrolyte and acid-base abnormalities

  • Genetic and non-genetic renal diseases (e.g. polycystic kidney disease, Alport’s syndrome, glomerulonephritis, end-stage renal disease)

  • Palliative care of terminally ill patients

Screening Services

Bumrungrad International Hospital offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and screening services, including:

  • 24-hour urine collection to measure the components of urine

  • Blood examination

  • Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) using serum creatinine (a preferred method for detecting chronic kidney disease and other kidney related issues)

  • Kidney imaging studies: Renal ultrasound, kidney dopplers, CT scan, magnetic resonance angiography

  • Quantitation of proteinuria (detection of the levels of protein in urine, a key indicator of kidney problems)

  • Advanced surgical options for different types of cancers, including the minimally-invasive DaVinci Robotic Surgery for prostate cancer removal

Kidney Treatments

Bumrungrad International Hospital offers the following advanced kidney treatments at the Nephrology center:

  • Apheresis (plasmapheresis, double filtration, immonoabsorbtion)

  • Kidney dialysis (in the Dialysis Center)

  • Liver dialysis

  • Nutritional consultation: advice about diet-controlled program from nutritionist who is a specialist in kidney disease

  • Renal replacement therapies

  • Intermittent hemodialysis (ultra-pure water, hemodiafiltration)

  • Continuous renal replacement therapy

  • Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

  • Kidney transplantation (By Thai law, only donations from living relatives for international patients are allowed)

Service Hours

Nephrology (Kidney) Center:
Monday through Friday: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location

Nephrology (Kidney) Center: Bumrungrad International Clinic (BIC) Building, 19th floor

Bumrungrad International Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Highly Experienced Specialists  

The Nephrology Center at Bumrungrad International Hospital provides care and treatment planning by focusing on multidisciplinary care, ensuring the most advanced treatment to all patients.

Joint Commision International Accreditation

International Medical Treatment (IMT) is the Official Representative Office for Bumrungrad International Hospital in  Bangkok Thailand, helping to coordinate all medical treatments for patients across Africa and The Middle East at no charge.