Emergency Dialysis: What to expect when you need urgent dialysis treatment for kidney failure

Episode 162: Emergency Dialysis: What to expect when you need urgent dialysis treatment for kidney failure. Emergency dialysis is a final recourse for patients who are experiencing potentially lethal hyperkalemia (high potassium levels in your blood) that has not responded to more conservative measures or for patients who have complete renal failure. Interventional Nephrologist Dr. Qasim Butt and Kidney Health Coach James Fabin discuss what you need to know when faced with emergency dialysis.

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Dr. Qasim Butt is a highly skilled and well-rounded physician that serves the San Antonio area. He not only practices clinical nephrology but is also a certified interventional nephrologist able to handle all issues related to dialysis access (fistulas, graft, catheters, etc.). He is board certified by the ABIM in both internal medicine and nephrology. He is also a skilled interventional nephrologist and is certified by the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology.