How To Protect Your Kidneys to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy and Slow Kidney Function Decline

Episode 140: How To Protect Your Kidneys to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy and Slow Kidney Function Decline. Interventional Nephrologist Dr. Qasim Butt shares ways to protect your kidneys so that you can prevent kidney damage. Once diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease, finding ways to protect your kidneys is important to slow kidney function decline. His tips include staying hydrated, limiting/avoiding NSAIDS, not smoking, being active (getting exercise), and more. We also discuss why protecting your kidneys means protecting your heart health.

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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.