Your kidney and high blood pressure specialist

Karin Mienert

Specialist for internal medicine and nephrology
DHL® Hypertensiologist

Consultation hours

Mon

8.00 - 15.00h

Tue

8.00 - 15.00h

Wed

8.00 - 15.00h

Thu

14.00 - 18.00h

and by arrangement

Consultation hours

Mon

8.00 - 15.00h

Tue

8.00 - 15.00h

Wed

8.00 - 15.00h

Thu

14.00 - 18.00h

and by arrangement

Your kidney specialist

Dr. med. Susanne Kleiner

Specialist for internal medicine with focus on nephrology

Nephrology

Patients with acute or chronic kidney disease or high blood pressure caused by kidney disease are in the best hands with our nephrology specialists.

  • Early detection, diagnostics and therapy of acute and chronic kidney diseases
  • Ultrasound and duplex ultrasound of the kidneys and renal vessels
  • Clarification and medicinal adjustment of high blood pressure (hypertension) in patients with kidney disease, if necessary in cooperation with the general practitioner
  • Avoidance of secondary diseases with chronic kidney disease
  • Preparation for a possibly required dialysis procedure with special emphasis on dialysis treatment at home (outpatient peritoneal dialysis/peritoneal dialysis or home dialysis)
  • Preparation for kidney transplantation
  • Aftercare following kidney transplantation
  • Consultation hours for patients with peritoneal dialysis (CAPD, APD)
  • Advice, initiation and care for dialysis access (PD catheter, dialysis shunt or permanent dialysis catheter)
  • Shunt consultation including shunt sonography and shunt aftercare
  • Clarification and treatment of autoimmune diseases
  • Measures for maintaining kidney function
  • Nutritional advice for patients with kidney disease
  • Long-term blood pressure monitoring
  • ECGs
  • Abdomen ultrasound
  • Urine microscopy
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Hypertension

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Doctors at our centre who have advanced training in hypertension focus on the treatment of patients with high blood pressure and its secondary diseases.

  • Clarification and treatment of complicated high blood pressure
  • Diagnostics and treatment of primary and secondary high pressure diseases
  • Treatment of difficult-to-adjust high pressure patients
  • Duplex ultrasound of the renal arteries to exclude/detect renal artery stenosis
     

Instrumental diagnostics

  • Ultrasound diagnostics
  • Ultrasound of abdomen and retroperitoneal vessels with renal arteries
  • Ultrasound of neck and thorax
  • Doppler/duplex ultrasound of extracranial brain-supplying arteries
  • Doppler/duplex ultrasound of arteries and veins of the extremities
  • Blood pressure and long-term blood pressure monitoring
  • Blood and urine tests
     
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