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Nephro-Urosciences & Kidney Transplantation
Centre for Nephro-Urosciences & Kidney Transplantation. The department of Nephrology at the Centre for Nephro-Urosciences & Kidney Transplantation, Meitra Hospital, Kozhikode aims to provide comprehensive clinical care integrated with transparent, ethical practices and cutting edge research. Our endeavour is to facilitate an exceptional experience for patients tethered to the best possible clinical outcomes, in tune with the larger Meitra Hospital vision. The department in phase one of inception is manned by two consultants and assisted by a dedicated team of Dialysis nurses, Technicians and other support staff. Comprehensive Nephrology care is offered; comprising of outpatient services including multidisciplinary speciality clinics, in patient renal care including consultation service and ICU dialysis, maintenance hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, treatment of poisoning, renal biopsy and management of Glomerular disease, Plasmapheresis and Plasma Exchange, The centre is equipped to provide the full range of transplantation services both living donor and deceased donor kidney transplantation. The hemodialysis unit and outpatient clinics of the CRHI are located on the first floor in the main outpatient area adjacent to the day care space. The outpatient department will function daily 9.30 AM to 5.00 PM. Maintenance hemodialysis unit will be operational Monday to Saturday 7.30 AM to 5.30 PM. Emergency hemodialysis will be provided round the clock. Inpatient services are available throughout the day.

Dr. Vinugopal

Consultant – Nephrology

Dr. Vinugopal is a Consultant in the department of Nephrology at Meitra. He has done his MBBS from Calicut Medical College in the year of 2005 and MD – General Medicine from Kottayam Medical College in 2010. He has done DM in Nephrology from Trivandrum Medical College in the year of 2014 and DNB Nephrology in the year of 2014. He is very well experienced in the field and Renal transplantation and clinical nephrology, as his area of interest.


  • Renal transplantation
  • Renal biopsy
  • Permcath insertion
  • Temporary jugular
    Femoral catheter insertion
  • Preventive Nephrology
  • Critical Care Nephrology


  • Senior residency in Kottayam Medical College (2010-2011)
  • Consultant Nephrologist in Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut (2014 – 2016)
  • Consultant Nephrologist in Starcare Hospital, Calicut (From 2016 – Aug 2019)

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