The introduction of the Department of Nephrology
Beijing TCM Hospital
The Department of Nephrology is one of the key clinical disciplines of Beijing administration of traditional Chinese medicine and the State Administration of TCM. The department was established 50 years. We have a Studio and post-doctoral workstation for the old famous TCM doctor Zhang Binghou. We owned 10 chief physicians or deputy chief physicians. We formulated sets of treatment programs which embodied characteristic of Chinese medicine, such as the treatment of acute and chronic renal failure, diabetic nephropathy, acute and chronic nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, the infection of urinary system, Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephritis and hyperuricemia kidney damage. We are good at in using Chinese medicine to treat refractory nephrotic syndrome in the conditions such as hormone-dependent, hormone resistance and immunosuppressive therapy is invalid. We are also good at in treating chronic renal failure, diabetic nephropathy and complexity of urinary tract infection by Chinese medicine, and have accumulated remarkable curative effects. We are good at in using TCM treatment methods such as enema therapy, colon dialysis, Chinese herbal bath, herbal fumigation, acupuncture applicator, acupuncture and so on to treat kidney disease. We have also carried out the hemodialysis, hemoperfusion, hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis for end-stage renal failure.