The first affiliated hospital of Guangzhou TCM University, from the beginning, always devotes to treat kidney disease using traditional Chinese and western medical with fine clinical effect. At present, specialized kidney department has 42 sick beds, including nephrology department、blood purification center and renal transplant. Now specialized department has 16 staff, including two professional titles, 5 associate professional titles, 2 doctoral supervisors, 3 master tutors, the structure of academic team is basically rational. The leader of subject、doctoral supervisor Hong Guoqin has been engaged in kidney clinical、research and teach for over 30 years, and has rich clinical experience in treating glomerulonephritis、chronic renal failure through combining traditional Chinese and western medical.
Treating disease as the main of traditional Chinese medicine, combining with traditional Chinese and western medical: for glomerulus disease、chronic renal failure adopt traditional Chinese medicine treatment. For serious、refractory disease, maintaining hemodialysis、peritoneal dialysis and renal transplant, cooperated western medicine, could drawn on each others merits and raise the level together, mutual advantages, improve clinical effect dramatically.
The persification of TCM treatment: including oral medicine(decoction、tablet、pill、capsule、electuary)、injection、enema、external medicine、acupuncture and moxibustion, single used or combining used to improve treatment effect.
The modernization of diagnosis means: clarify a diagnosis and guide treatment by modern advanced equipment such as MRI、CT、color doppler、electron microscopy、immunofluorescence and so on.
Advanced and modern treatment: blood purification is the biggest blood purification center of TCM system hospital in south China with 16 advanced hemodialysis machine, could take all kinds blood purification such as hemodialysis、hemofiltration、hemoperfusion、peritoneal dialysis, the times of dialysis patients up to 6500 a year. As the pioneer of national TCM system took renal transplant. Adopt combining traditional Chinese and western medical to treat the preoperative of renal transplant and post operation complications, and has a good effect, the success rate of renal transplant is more than 95 percent.