Read the KidneySolutions Clinical Newsletters here
Issue No 1- Anemia and viral infections– http://1drv.ms/1hJ8OXs
Issue No 2- Dialysis adequacy and vascular access– http://1drv.ms/1kBaaDB
Issue No 3- Food and the patient with kidney disease or kidney failure– http://1drv.ms/1mvrwxu
Issue No 4- Stages of kidney disease and when to refer to a kidney specialist–http://1drv.ms/1wueI1E
Issue No 5– The Kidney Biopsy- Information for the Clinician- http://1drv.ms/1xlSOgR
Issue No 6– The Dialysis Catheter- http://1drv.ms/1AqbR8Z
Issue No 7– HIV and the Kidney- http://createsend.com/t/t-C17A72E7ED224956
KidneySolutions News and Events
July 15th, 2014- Featured article involving KidneySolutions Kidney disease and dialysis center Lagos about the quality of healthcare in Nigeria. http://nigeriahealthwatch.com/can-the-returning-diaspora-professionals-inspire-improved-quality-in-the-health-sector/
Sept 12th, 2014– KidneySolutions listed on the United States embassy to Nigeria website as a medical treatment/evacuation facility. http://nigeria.usembassy.gov/mobile//acs_medical_information.html. Please note that this is not an endorsement or recommendation of the US embassy for referral or treatment at KidneySolutions.
May 2015– 4th dialysis patient at KidneySolutions successfully transplanted and back to life and work!
June 2015– KidneySolutions nominated among other centers for the 2015 Nigerian Healthcare excellence dialysis service provider of the year award
July 2015– Professor C Odutola joins the advisory board of KidneySolutions.
October 2015– KidneySolutions dialysis patient undergoes successful living kidney transplantation at Garki hospital Abuja. Total number of transplanted patients, 9
Feb 2016– Dr Anekwe presents theme lecture on interventional nephrology at the 28th Annual general meeting and scientific congress of the Nigerian Association of Nephrology in Sokoto
May 2016– KidneySolutions nominated again by Nigerian Healthcare excellence organization for 2016 dialysis service provider of the year award.
June 2017– KidneySolutions nominated for the 3rd consecutive year for the Nigerian Healthcare Excellence, dialysis service provider of the year award.
December 2017– 14th patient from KidneySolutions undergoes successful kidney transplantation
May 31st 2019– 23rd and 24th patients from KidneySolutions successfully undergo live donor kidney transplantation.
June 29th 2019– KidneySolutions nominated for the 4th time for Nigerian Healthcare excellence award for Dialysis Service provider of the year.
August 2019– KidneySolutions in collaboration with the Caroline Medical Center to present experience with novel live donor nephrectomy technique and outcomes with induction immunosuppression in Nigeria at the 2019 Transplant Association of Nigeria meeting in Lagos.
September 2019– KidneySolutions in collaboration with Duke University is engaged in research on the genetic basis of kidney disease. The research involves the testing for APOL1 genetic variants that have been identified as being the drivers behind extremely increased risk of rapidly progressive kidney disease and ultimate failure.
March 2020– COVID-19 Advisory- KidneySolutions has instituted very stringent procedures for minimizing risk of viral transmission in order to provide safe care to our dialysis, transplant and kidney patients and staff. Please come alone if you can to the clinic and with no more than 1 person if you must. Call the clinic at +2348034853935 or 08115707684 if you have a fever or cough before coming to the clinic so we can plan to meet you safely at the clinic entrance and assess how best to help.
July 2020– Important developments increasing our physical presence to patients with kidney disease coming soon
Sept 2020– Important developments include offering virtual telemedicine consultations to patients
Dec 2020– Options for obtaining kidney care gift cards for family and friends that can be purchased online for use at our clinics coming soon in 2021