COMPLEX GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT MAXCURE HOSPITALS
23rd July, 2015, Hyderabad: On the occasion of the World Hepatitis Day, the Dept. of Gastroenterology & Hepatology of MaxCure Hospitals organized an event in connection with the prevention of Hepatitis. The event also showcased the hospitals’ unparalleled expertise in performing advanced endoscopic, colonoscopic, ERCP and EUS procedures under Dr. Asha Subbalakshmi, Director & HOD and team including Dr. Sushmita Kota, Dr. Abdul Wadood Ahmed and Dr. P. Akhilesh Reddy Anesthetist.
Stressing on the importance of preventing Hepatitis, MaxCure Hospitals’ doctors threw light on the risk factors such as unsafe blood and injections, sharing drug injection etc., apart from vaccinations for children and treatment options to treat Hepatitis B & C.
Dr. Asha Subbalakshmi’s expertise in handling procedures ranging from endoscopies for simple common conditions like Acid Peptic Disease and Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease to prevention of Cancers by doing complex Polypectomies and cure of Obstructive Jaundice with Complex ERCPs and stone removals with stenting, EUS (Endoscopic Ultrasound), relief of Malignant Obstructions with Metal stenting (Esophageal, biliary and Enteral) and management of Upper GI and Lower GI bleeds by Argon Plasma Coagulation and Endoscopic Sclerotherapy. She is Finest leading Gastroenterologist in Hyderabad.
The hospital is also equipped with the latest Capsule Endoscope for visualizing the Small bowel. The latest technique in Endoscopy, the EUS or Endoscopic Ultrasound is a novel technique for looking at the pancreas, liver and bile duct. EUS is practiced daily in our hospital and has the capability to diagnose problems in the organs early even before CT and MRI can. Trained in India and abroad, her patients clientele includes both India & Overseas countries.
Also present at the event were a few patients, namely Mr. Bhaskar Rao, Mr. Job Kumar, Mr. Kasi Poongavan and Mr. Ramnath Reddy, who shared their treatment experiences. Mr. Philipo also shared his experience through a video message.
MaxCure Hospitals is a 200,000 sft., 200-bed hospital offering the best of doctors, consultants and infrastructure in a caring and accessible environment. The hospital has the distinction of bringing together renowned names in all the areas of medicine under a single umbrella, so that patients don’t have to travel from one hospital to another chasing specialist doctors in various medical disciplines. The hospital boasts of the largest team of all-star super specialist doctors from all faculties of medicine under one roof supported by high-end technology and infrastructure, 24 hour availability of Cardiologist, Orthopaedician, Gynaecologist, Intensivist, Anaesthetist, Lap Surgeon, Neuro Surgeon, emergency team etc., and unparalleled expertise in minimal access and day care surgeries.
MaxCure Hospital’s infrastructural highlights include 7 Operation Theatres, 1.5 Tesla MRI, EPIC 4D Echo Machine, 128 Slice CT Scanner, Philips Patient Monitoring Systems, CRRT, Video EEG, ENNG, Neuro Microscope with Furmonoscope, Navigation System for Ortho Surgeries, Laminar Air Flow for all OT’S with HEPA Filters, Capsule Endoscope, Video Assisted Endoscopy & Colonoscopy, Hi-end Endo Sono-Olympus, ERCP, 7 Bed Dialysis including Sled Dialysis, High-end Labour Room with advanced NICU, State-of-the-art HD Laparoscopy Hysteroscopy Unit, Thermal Endometrial Ablation for Gynec Procedures, Full-fledged 85 Bed ICU, ECMO, 2 Philips Clarity Cathlabs, IVUS, OCT, EP Lab with 3D Carto, FFR, Rotablation, Maquet Advanced Heart Lung Machine and Cardiac Output Monitoring Systems. This apart, the facility is also equipped with advanced central air-conditioning system emitting 85% fresh air.