Medical director: Doc. Cinchini Elisabetta
Nephrology is the specialized branch of Internal Medicine that deals with the urinary tract and, in particular, the kidneys.
At Quisisana, an accredited private hospital, it is possible to undergo a nephrology visit in Ferrara.
The nephrology visit at Quisisana, for a fee and not affiliated with the National Health System, is carried out by Dr. Ermanno De Paoli. This is one of the services present in the center of excellence, which makes experience and specialization its strengths.
The nephrologist analyzes the normal functionality of all the elements that make up the kidneys and examines all the pathologies that can affect them, evaluating, from time to time, which methodology to use to diagnose the disease with certainty and which therapies and/or surgical techniques to adopt to treat the any malfunctions or anomalies found.
The nephrologist deals with glomerular/vascular disorders (affecting the functional units of the kidneys or the vessels associated with them) and tubular/interstitial disorders (affecting the renal tubules and surrounding tissues), but also with diseases of mineral metabolism. The pathologies treated by the nephrologist are specifically:
The doctor and nephrologist Ermanno De Paoli takes care of carrying out an accurate medical history before proceeding to a complete physical examination. Typically, nephrology visits include the prescription and execution of certain tests such as:
A nephrological visit is usually done for kidney, hypertension or metabolic problems. Specifically, the nephrologist is used in case of: