WE ARE EFFICIENT

We accelerate appointments with other medical
or paramedical personnel, minimising the down
time and waiting for tests.

 

WE CONSULT

There is a large personnel of doctors, nurses
and paramedical staff that the Practice draws
on to give effect to medical practice.

 

WE COMMUNICATE

We have an appointment system that has a high
degree of certainty communication and a formidable
flow of patients is maintained.

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KidneyLIFE / Access Nephrology Clinics

A COMMITMENT TO PRIVATE PRACTICE IN RENAL MEDICINE

KidneyLife and Access Nephrology practices the full range of Renal Medicine. We are an association of Nephrologists practicing Renal Medicine. The Renal practice has been established in the ACT since 1982, formerly known as “Garran Renal”. This has grown and is rebadged with five Renal Physicians. The doctors are Gavin Carney, Zain Qadri, Sharon Ong, Tony Kwan and Ganesh Ramanathan.

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DIALYSIS

Seek informed advice; renal education for dialysis and transplantation is conducted four times a year through Access Nephrology with The Royal North Shore Hospital and The Yorke Haemodialysis Unit.

TRANSPLANT

Kidney transplantation is another form of renal replacement treatment. About 25% of patients presenting to dialysis will be candidates for kidney transplantation.

RENAL FAILURE

Slowing the progression of chronic renal disease. Read more…

Meet Our Team of Doctors

Dr Gavin Carney (KL)

FRACP FACLM

Dr. Carney is a medical graduate of Sydney University (MB BS. BSc(Med) Hons). He completed his Fellowship to the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and nephrology training at Grooteschuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Dr-Zain-Qadri

Dr Zain Qadri (AN)

FRACP

Dr Qadri trained in the United Kingdom at the Bradford Royal Infirmary and the Bradford & Cookridge Hospital, Leeds. In Australia he completed training at the Royal Hobart Hospital and major tertiary hospitals in Sydney NSW.

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Dr-Sharon-Ong

Dr Sharon Ong (AN)

PhD FRACP

A University of New South Wales medical graduate, Sharon’s internal medicine training was at The Canberra Hospital and nephrology training at St George and Prince of Wales Hospitals. Consultant Renal practice was at The St George Hospital in Sydney.

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Dr Tony Kwan (AN)

PhD FRACP

Consultant Nephrologist at Access Nephrology.

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dr-ganesh-ramanathan

Dr Ganesh Ramanathan (AN)

PhD FRACP

Dr Ganesh Ramanathan obtained medical degree from University of Melbourne. He went on to train in 3 different states including Victoria (Austin & The Northern Hospital), Northern Territory (Royal Darwin Hospital and Alice Springs Hospital) and New South Wales (Royal Northshore Hospital, Prince of Wales Hospital, St George Hospital and The Wollongong Hospital).

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