Kidney Transplantation Surgery in India At Columbia Asia Hospitals

Columbia Asia Hospital - India offers a variety of options for those afflicted by kidney diseases. The team consists of consultants who bring with them excellence and experience from premier institutions in India and abroad. The team has to its credit the first double kidney cadaver transplant in Karnataka where both kidneys of the deceased were transplanted into the recipient. The expertise of the team has been utilised to set up dialysis and transplant units in Bangladesh, Nigeria, Myanmar and Fiji.

The group has taken part in crucial multi-center drug trials and has been instrumental in the introduction of novel immunosuppressive drugs to help prevent rejection episodes and to prolong graft survival. The success rate of renal transplants matches those with some of the best in the world.

Salient features of Kidney transplant or Renal transplant in India at Columbia Asia 

Columbia Asia Hospitals takes pride in the following with regard to its kidney transplant department:

  • More than 2000 successful transplant surgeries till date
  • Over 500 kidney transplants done for patients from Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Fiji island, Pakistan and Bangladesh
  • 95% survival rate after 1 year; 85% survival rate after 5 years
  • Expertise in transplant for non-compatible blood groups (ABO incompatible blood groups)
  • Expertise in multiple-artery kidney transplant and double-ureter kidney transplant
  • We provide one month’s free stay for patient and 1 attendant in twin sharing room at a guest house near the hospital
  • Free post discharge medications up to a limit of USD 500 provided 

Treatments and procedures offered at Columbia Asia Hospitals

  • Acute renal failure
  • Chronic renal failure
  • Acute and chronic nephritis
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Collagen disorders involving kidneys
  • Haemodialysis for acute as well as chronic renal failure
  • Plasmapheresis for renal as well as non-renal cases
  • Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)

Treatment Packages

Procedure Package in USD
Pre-transplant work-up for patient and donor 3,000
Kidney transplant procedure 12,000
Total package 15,000
Inclusions Exclusions
  • Dialysis on an outpatient basis for 3 weeks before the surgery
  • Transplant work-up for the patient and the donor
  • 7 days of hospital stay for both donor and recipient  
  • Cost of surgery (nephrectomy of the donor and transplant surgery for the patient)
  • Post-discharge medicines: upto USD 500 
  • One month free stay for patient and 1 attendant in twin sharing room at a guest house near the hospital
  • Post-transplant medication up to USD 500
  • Anti-rejection injections
  • All special medications that the recipient or donor were taking prior to admission for surgery, like antihypertensives, anti-diabetic drugs, cardiac drugs, etc
  • Antibiotics or other agents that may be used to combat major infections

Treatment / Procedures

  • Kidney Transplantation Surgery