Dr. Alok Kumar

Nephrologist at Shri Guru Ram Rai Instiute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun

Dr. Alok Kumar is Nephrologist at Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun

Contributions

  • I have diabetes, how often should I get renal function test done?

    In this video, Dr. Alok Kumar, Nephrologist, Dehradun will discuss about how often renal function tests are to be done. If a person has diabetes for more than five years, then renal function test has to be done six monthly. If the diabetes in more than 10 years, then monthly renal function test to be done.

  • What is eGFR?

    Dr. Alok Kumar, Nephrologist, Dehradun, will explain eGFR in this video. eGFR stands for estimated GFR. It is the glomerular filtration rate, measurement of the capacity of the kidneys to do its works and how much the glomerulus is functioning.