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Dr David Game is a leading London nephrologist, specialising in transplantation, chronic kidney disease, and hypertension, among others. He has a wealth of experience and training, and is actively involved in research and teaching, keeping his skills and medical knowledge keen and up to date. Dr Game is a graduate of both Cambridge (where he studied Medical Sciences (Pharmacology)) and Oxford (where he studied Clinical Medicine), and later was awarded the prestigious MRC Clinical Training Fellowship, before earning a PhD in transplant immunology from Imperial College London. 

Dr Game underwent medical training on the esteemed North Thames rotation, before spending three years as a clinical lecturer at Imperial College London, based at the Hammersmith Hospital. He was appointed as a Consultant at Guy's Hospital in 2009. He is still involved in teaching, holding several posts, and was voted Guy's teacher of the year " by the junior doctors. His research into transplant immunology is ongoing - he was Principal Investigator in a €14 million clinical trial of cell therapy for transplant tolerance, funded by the EU.

Especialista en

Kidney transplantation

What is a kidney transplant? A kidney transplant is an operation that involves placing a healthy kidney in a person with kidney failure. To do ...

Chronic kidney disease

What is chronic kidney disease (CKD)? Chronic kidney disease, also known as ...

Dialysis

What is dialysis? Dialysis is a treatment that extracts toxins and excess water from the blood. It...

Hypertension (high blood pressure)

What is hypertension? Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a chronic condition where your resting blood pressure is persistently higher tha...

Acute kidney injury (AKI)

What is it?    The kidneys are located under the ribcage, on either side of the spine. They are the urin...

Kidney stones

What are kidney stones?  Kidney stones are solid masses that are created in the kidney due to substances in the urine. The size of...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Acidosis
  • Acute kidney failure
  • Acute kidney injury (AKI)
  • Amyloidosis
  • Atherosclerotic renal disease
  • Bruised kidney
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Conn's syndrome (Primary aldosteronism)
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Diabetic nephropathy
  • Dialysis
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Haematuria (blood in the urine)
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Kidney biopsy
  • Kidney infection
  • Kidney stones
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Lupus
  • Nephrectomy (kidney removal)
  • Nephritic syndrome
  • Nephrocalcinosis
  • Nephropathy (Kidney disease)
  • Obesity
  • Polycystic kidney disease (PKD)
  • Pregnancy and kidney disease
  • Proteinuria (protein in the urine)
  • Renal artery embolism
  • Renal artery stenosis
  • Renal denervation
  • Renal papillary necrosis
  • Uremia
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Urinary tract infections in children

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Contacto

  • HCA at the Shard
    London Bridge Urology, The Shard, St Thomas Street SE1 9BS - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02038840586
  • Lister Hospital
    Chelsea Bridge Road SW1W 8RH - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02038840586
  • The Kidney Clinic at Guy's Hospital
    4th floor, Tower Wing SE1 9RT - London (SE1 South Bank London)
    (+44) 02038840586

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Managing hypertension with kidney disease
How can your kidneys cause you to have high blood pressure? Dr David Game, a renowned nephrologist based in London and specialising in chronic kidney disease and hypertension explains how problems in your kidneys can lead to hypertension and what lifestyle changes you need to make to improve it.
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Kidney stone: how long does it take to pass?
If you're experiencing kidney stones right now, you may be wondering how long they will take to pass. Thankfully, consultant nephrologist Dr David Game is highly-experienced in treating kidney stones and here he explains how long they take to pass and why a specialist can help to prevent recurrent stones.
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Kidney transplant: how are donors and recipients matched?
Kidneys are the most commonly donated organ around the world, and every year, thousands of people give one of theirs to either a friend, relative or someone they don’t know. For a successful kidney transplant to go underway, donors and recipients must have compatible blood types - but that doesn’t always mean they need to have the same blood type.  Dr David Game, a leading nephrologist from London, explains more.
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