The Section of Nephrology has one full-time and two part-time faculty who provide a range of service including inpatient consultations, diabetic kidney disease, acute and chronic dialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and continuous renal replacement therapy. The Section has a multidisciplinary renal transplant program committed to increasing access to transplantation and providing support to patients and their families pre- and post-transplantation. The transplant program is made up of a diverse team of providers including surgeons, nephrologists, social workers, financial coordinators, pathologists, and blood bank staff. We have a fully equipped dialysis unit providing various services to our patients that include regular continuous renal replacement therapy, plasmapheresis, and slow low efficient daily dialysis (SLEDD).

Education and Research


Our Section meets the institution’s educational objectives in various ways. Read more about it here




Our faculty, both locally and internationally trained, are experts in the field of nephrology and kidney transplant medicine. Meet our Faculty


Patient Care


The Section of Nephrology strives in ensuring excellent patient care and patient safety. Read more about our services here​



Contact Us


Physical Address

Hemodialysis Unit (by the Pediatric Ward)

Postal Address
Aga Khan University Hospital
3rd Parklands Avenue
P.O. Box 30270-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

Landline: +254 (20) 366-2337
Mobile:     +254 (0) 786-888119