Department of Internal Medicine

The Department of Internal Medicine is the largest department at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. It comprises of 10 sub-specialties, each offering expert clinical care both in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Our faculty, medical residents and staff are committed to ensuring top-notch patient-centered health care, excellence in education and dedication to cutting-edge research. Patient safety and satisfaction remain crucial in our aim to provide the best medical care possible to our patients and their families.

Thank you for your interest in the Department.  Whether you are a patient, prospective student or medical resident, please feel free to tour our webpages to learn more about our department.

​The Department of Medicine offers comprehensive medical services in a diverse range of sub-specialties, including:​​​

The section of nephrology strives to provide excellent patient care and patient safety. We pride ourselves in the services we provide which include:​

  • Common Conditions that we manage include but are not limited to:
  • Acute and chronic dialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and continuous renal replacement therapy.
  • A multidisciplinary approach to ensure excellent patient care and patient safety.​
  • An outpatient clinic managing a variety of kidney disorders including glomerulonephritis, chronic kidney disease, and pre- and post-kidney transplant follow-up.
  • Management of resistant hypertension and kidney complications from diabetes.
  • An interventional unit equipped to perform kidney biopsies and insertion of tunneled permanent dialysis catheters.
  • Regular continuous renal replacement therapy, plasmapheresis, and slow low efficient daily dialysis (SLEDD).​

Co​ntact us

To book an appointment, please contact:

+254 (0) 111 011 888 / +254 (0) 730 011 888 

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