Diagnose patients using the correct equipment in determining and evaluating the extent and nature of kidney disorders or injuries.
Use diathermy appliances, emanation tubes, cystoscopes, radium, catheters, and similar medical appliances where appropriate in the treatment of patients with kidney ailments.
Perform dialysis or surgery on damaged kidneys and prescribe post surgical maintenance medication.
Perform kidney transplant surgery in serious cases while ensuring kidney donor compatibility and legal or ethical donor sourcing.
Administer anti-rejection treatment to counteract infections or preclude rejection in kidney transplants.
Refer patients suspected of tumorous kidney to relevant oncologists.
Keep abreast with new developments in kidney surgical techniques and medication.
Maintain and ensure that relevant patient records are properly updated and filed physically or in a computer database