The Department of Nephrology within the Clinic consists of Dr Mark Penny and Prof Jacob Sevastos. Both are members of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology and the International Society of Nephrology.
The department offers consultations for the investigation and treatment of:
- All types of acute and chronic renal diseases including electrolyte disturbances, acute and chronic renal failure, renal complications of systemic disease and advice on immunosuppressive treatment
- Renal biopsy performed under ultrasound and CT control
- Dialysis, acute or long-term, either haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis
- Renal transplantation.
Immediate consultations are available for urgent cases.