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Doctors for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Kochi

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Dr Tharun Bk

Urologist19 Years Exp.
MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery
₹ 0 at clinic
Pristyn Care Clinic , Kochi
Available today: 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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Dr Tharun Bk

Urologist19 Years Exp.
MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery
₹ 0 at clinic
Pristyn Care Clinic , Kochi
Available today: 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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Dr. Jafer Sadiq Mp

Homeopathy Doctor18 Years Exp.
BHMS
₹ 250 at clinic
200 online
German Medical Centre for Homoeopathy , Kochi
Recently consulted for:Weight Management, Migraine Treatment, Hair Loss
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 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM, MON
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Dr. Sadath Sait

Homeopathy Doctor30 Years Exp.
BHMS
₹ 200 at clinic
300 online
Dr. Sait's Homoeopathy , Ernakulam , Kochi
Recently consulted for:Hair Restoration, Hair Loss, Whitening
Next Available Slot:
 09:00 AM - 08:00 PM, MON
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Dr. Matthew Mangat

Urologist42 Years Exp.
Diploma - Urology, MS - General Surgery, MBBS
₹ 500 at clinic
SilverLine Hospital , Kochi
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 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM, THU
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Dr. Sunilkumar M A

Homeopathy Doctor15 Years Exp.
MD - Homeopathy
₹ 300 at clinic
350 online
Similia , Edapally , Cochin
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Dr. Sebastian Joseph Niravath

Homeopathy Doctor32 Years Exp.
BHMS
₹ 400 at clinic
Sanjivini Homeopathy Clinic , Elamkulam , Kochi
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 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM,09:30 AM - 01:00 PM, MON
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Dr. Sandeep K

Urologist15 Years Exp.
MS - General Surgery, M Ch - Urology
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences , Edapally , Kochi
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Dr. Kishore T A

Urologist27 Years Exp.
MBBS, MCh - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery
₹ 400 at clinic
Hospital , Kochi
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 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM, MON
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Dr. Thoufeeq Aslam

Homeopathy Doctor
₹ 150 at clinic
200 online
Home Practice , Angamaly , Kochi
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 07:00 AM - 08:00 PM, MON
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Best Doctors for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Kochi

Doctor's NameClinic FeesLybrate Ratings
Tharun BkFree93
Tharun BkFree93
Jafer Sadiq Mp₹ 25092
Sadath Sait₹ 20090
Matthew Mangat₹ 50087
Sunilkumar M A₹ 30087
Sebastian Joseph Niravath₹ 40086
Sandeep KFree85
Kishore T A₹ 400NA
Thoufeeq Aslam₹ 150NA

Doctors for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Kochi

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Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of doctor is best for PCNL (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy)?

A Urologist is best for PCNL surgery.

  • Urologists are medical professionals that specialize in diagnosing and treating disorders and diseases of the urinary tract and reproductive system.
  • They have the necessary experience and expertise in performing PCNL surgery, which is a minimally invasive procedure used to remove stones from the kidney or ureter.

How to find the best doctor for PCNL (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy) in Kochi?

It is recommended to check for qualified specialists in PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy) surgery in Kochi and find the best doctor for this type of surgery online by going on Lybrate's website. Visitors can also contact Lybrate for online consultation if they require the assistance of a urologist in Kochi specializing in PCNL surgery.

Is PCNL (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy) serious?

The primary objective of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) surgery is to dislodge large or complicated kidney stones that are resistant to treatment with alternative approaches. Treatment for kidney stones that are located in hard-to-reach regions of the kidney also involves this procedure. It is typically used for stones that are larger than 2 cm in diameter and can be used to remove multiple stones at once.

Is PCNL painful?

PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy) is a serious form of surgery as it carries certain medical risks.

Several complications are possible, such as:

  • Laceration of the kidney or ureter.
  • Bleeding
  • Can cause serious forms of Infection

Therefore, it's crucial to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of PCNL surgery before making a decision.

It is important to seek medical advice from an experienced doctor to understand the potential risks and complications.

Is PCNL (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy) safe?

PCNL (percutaneous nephrolithotomy) is a surgical procedure, and some level of pain and discomfort can be expected during and after the procedure.

  • The patient won't experience any pain because they would be under general anesthesia throughout the procedure.
  • After the procedure, patients may experience some pain or discomfort at the incision site and in the back or abdomen. Pain medication is usually prescribed to manage these symptoms.

Is PCNL (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy) permanent?

PCNL is a procedure that is generally considered to be safe and effective in treating kidney stones that are either large or complex. However, like any surgical procedure, it carries some risks and potential complications. The risks may include:

  • Damage to surrounding tissues or organs
  • Bleeding
  • Anesthesia-related complications.

PCNL's overall safety is contingent on a number of factors, including the following:

  • The state of the patient's health in its entirety.
  • The magnitude of the kidney stone, in addition to its complexity.
  • The level of expertise and experience that the surgeon possesses in carrying out the procedure.

What is the cost of PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy) in Kochi?

In some cases, PCNL surgery may be recommended as a more permanent solution for recurrent kidney stones. The success rate of the procedure is usually more than 90% and the recurrence rate is usually lower than with other methods. However, kidney stones can recur, so it is important for patients to make lifestyle changes and follow their doctor's recommendations to reduce the risk of future stones.