Due to the high incidence of diabetes and consecutive kidney disease (nephropathy) of the Curacao population
there is a high demand for dialysis (artificial kidney function). For this treatment vascular acces through permanent vascular shunt reconstructions, vascular catheters or peritoneal (abdominal) catheters is needed.
The CSG has a vast and leading expertise in the Caribbean in this area of surgery.
Dedicated surgeons form a multidisciplinary team with the department of nephrology delivering
highly comitted technical and surveillance care in this demanding area of surgery.