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National Kidney and Transplant Institute
Location Quezon City,
Metro Manila, Philippines
Founded January 16, 1981
Website www.nkti.gov.ph
Lists Hospitals in Philippines

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute is a tertiary referral hospital located in Quezon City, Philippines. The hospital was announced on January 16, 1981.

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute, or NKTI, is a tertiary medical specialty center for renal health. The hospital also offers voluntary blood services.

The hospital was formerly known as the National Kidney Foundation of the Philippines (NKFP).[1]

Building and Location[edit]

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute sits in the center of a 58,899 square-meter lot, along East Avenue in Quezon City.

The Institute itself is 2-storey structure with three buildings (Main, Annex and Dialysis Center) connected to each other. The Main Building houses most of the Cost Centers and where the Administrative offices can be found. The Annex Building encloses the recently opened Marcos Wing and the Radiology Dept (MRI and CT Scan centers), Center for Special Services and also the ER Dept.


In its nearly three decades of operations, NKTI has always aimed for general patient care but most importantly to the prevention or treatment of renal disease; and the various achievements can readily attest to this not only in the Philippines but in Asia as well: double transplant - kidney & pancreas (first in Asia, March 1988); Kidney - Liver transplant (first in Asia, September 1990); Bone Marrow Transplant (first in the Philippines, August 1990); ISO-Certification (first Government Hospital in the Philippines, February 2003). To sustain such commitment, the Institute has continuously maintain various healthcare-related programs of the Institute such the Human Organ Preservation Effort (HOPE), Voluntary Blood Donation Program (VBDP), Renal Disease Control Program (REDCOP) and Total Quality Management (TQM)


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Mon, 05 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0700

Featured by Espire Health, an existing SteraMist customer, in the unveiling of its new Radiation Therapy Cancer Center at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute facility in the Philippines. Expanded international distribution via an exclusive ...

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Coconuts Hong Kong
Wed, 16 Sep 2015 03:07:48 -0700

In July therefore, Mike flew with mother-of-one Norma to the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) in Manila, where they underwent gruelling tests with five members of the family before finally finding a donor match with Norma's 22-year-old ...

Hong Kong Free Press

Hong Kong Free Press
Fri, 11 Sep 2015 02:45:43 -0700

Her kidney transplant is scheduled for September 22 at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute in the Philippines. Wenceslao said that she couldn't thank them enough. According to Wenceslao, Bikmullina and Kaye have already spent more than half a ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:07:01 -0700

... while work is ongoing at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital and San Lazaro Hospital in Manila and East Avenue Medical Center, National Kidney and Transplant Institute, Philippine Heart Center and Lung Center of the ...


Tue, 08 Sep 2015 22:37:32 -0700

... Commission on Population), attached corporation (Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care), and corporate hospitals (Lung Center of the Philippines, National Kidney and Transplant Institute, Philippine Children's Medical ...
The Manila Times
Thu, 10 Sep 2015 04:48:45 -0700

State auditors on Thursday reminded the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) to immediately demand and collect P25.2 million from a firm for delays in the delivery and installation of diagnostic medical equipment in 2011. Based on a 2014 ...

GMA News

GMA News
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 03:38:57 -0700

On the registry of the National Kidney and Transplant Institute's Renal Disease Control Program (NKTI-Redcop) are 23,364 Filipinos undergoing regular dialysis—just a fraction of the renal patients in this country who need the procedure to survive ...

Fox News

GMA News
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 08:14:44 -0700

Andal Sr., who had been comatose at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute since Monday after suffering a heart attack, had been battling advanced stage liver cancer. He was 74 years old. Bai Mayan Sinsuat, an in-law of the Ampatuan patriarch ...

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