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Dr. Ketan Shukla
Dr. Ketan Shukla
Dr. Ketan Shukla

GKFS

 

Our Mission:
Our Mission is to be a leader in Providing Premier Professional Lithotripsy to the Patients in the State of Gujarat that too at your door step at a reasonable rate with Premier Lithotripter.


About GKSF:

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G.K.S.F. has a mobile lithotripsy unit built with spacious hospital styled interior to provide comfortable and soothing environment. This air conditioned vehicle is a completely self contained lithotripsy clinic built in aspacious mobile van taking care of patient convinience and safety.

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The main objective of G.K.S.F. is to offer extra corporeal shock wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) using mobile unit, an economical alternative to allow patients to get rid of kidney stones without under going surgery. This will be done by trained staff under doctor's guidance.

 

What is Kidney Stone?:

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A kidney stone is a crystal or solid lump in the urinary tract formed by substances in urine. They are the result of super concentration of chemicals in the urine that forms solid crystals called “Stones”.

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Approximately 75% Kidney Stones are calcium oxalate, 10 to 12% are uric acid stones are belived to be due to acidic urine, magnesium ammonium phosphate stones are belived to be associated with infection by urea splitting bacteria. Cystine stones are rare.

 

Symptoms of Kidney Stone :

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Sudden pain usually at night or in early morning.

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Pain from upper back to lower abdomen and groin.

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Nausea and / or vomiting

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Frequency of urination.

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Burning in urine.

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Occasionally blood in urine.

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Chills and fever.

 

What causes a Kidney Stone ?
Kidney stones forms because of number of reasons :

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High level of calcium, uric acid, etc. In blood.

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Drinking hard water

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Chronic dehydration

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Obstruction to urine flow

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Local infection

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A genetic predisposition

 

Various Methods of removal of renal stones

(1) ESWL
ESWL is a non invasive procedure of crushing stones with shock waves. It is an alternative better option to surgical removal of stones less than 2cms. Recent trends indicates that about 9 out of 10 patients with stones in kidney are candidates for ESWL.
Here lithotripsy shock waves are generated out side the body and are focused on stone using IITV and / or sonography guidance. This shock waves hit the targeted stone and in this way the stone gets fragmented and then passes in urine.

(2) ENDOSCOPIC SURGERIES
(A) PCNL for large renal stones.
(B) Ureteroscopy for ureteric stones.
(C) Cystolitholapaxy for bladder stones.

(3) LAPAROSCOPIC REMOVAL (4) OPEN SURGERY
ADVANTAGES OF ESWL

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Faster recovery time

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Day care procedure so no need for hospitalization.

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Generally no need for anaesthesia.

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LESS pain.

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Less expensive than other alternatives

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It avoids inherent complications of surgical procedure.


REASONS FOR CHOOSING GKSF FOR ESWL

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It has one of the best Direx Ultima lithotripter.

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Urosurgical backup to tackle rare impection of stone in urinary tract.

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It provides world class lithotripsy at your door step.

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Well equipped theatre to tackle any emergency if arises.

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Well trained staff

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Well decorated Soothing interior in the Mobile vehicle to give homely feeling.


Contact Us:

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Dr. Ketan Shukla- 98250 97767

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Dr. Rajesh Shukla- 98980 23234

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Dr. Rajesh Chaudhary- 98240 06147

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Mr. JayKrishna- 94264 87786

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Mr. Chintan Thakur-98790 89442

 
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