Learn ways to cope with the challenges of dialysis based on a new concept of patient care
Patients face a number of challenges while undergoing hemodialysis, which makes the entire treatment a painful and difficult procedure. Some patients show severe intolerance towards dialysis, causing them to even skip sessions, which leaves them weak and tired. For those who have other issues like diabetes, variations in blood pressure, muscle cramps, nausea, etc., dialysis can be a daunting experience. Dr. Suresh Sankar will introduce his concept of patient care where the scientific need for dialysis is balanced with patient acceptance. This session will help the patient community to seek new avenues that will enable them to cope with the challenges posed by dialysis. Dr. Suresh will present a refreshing angle to patient management with dialysis, which aims to simplify the process for the ever growing patient population.
Dr. Suresh Sankar is a Nephrologist at Kumaran Hospitals Pvt. Ltd in Kilpauk, Chennai. He has over two decades of experience in Nephrology practice at various hospitals in Chennai, combined with a decade of clinical leadership experience. A patient-centric practitioner, he applies science to clinical practice within the scope of patient choice and affordability. He is committed to improving patient experience by designing and delivering patient care programs. He also has expertise in developing and implementing continuous quality improvement for better patient outcome.