Jammu : In continuation of its commitment to bringing world-class healthcare to the doorstep in most Indian cities, Medanta – The Medicity, today announced the launch of Medanta Chest Surgery OPD at Medanta Mediconsult Centre, 87-A, Gole Market Gandhi Nagar, (An Initiative By Care India Foundation) with Dr. Harsh Vardhan Puri, Consultant, Institute of Chest Surgery Medanta – The Medicity available for Consultation for all Chest related problems. The OPD will function regularly on 4th Saturday of Every Month and offer patients from J&K and surrounding areas, access to world-class care for chest related problems.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan Puri is country’s first board certified Thoracic Surgeon and a Consultant at Institute of Chest Surgery @ Medanta-The Medicity. He has done his super-specialty masters in Thoracic Surgery. He is also a gold medalist in the field. He is thoroughly trained in advanced Thoracic (Chest) Surgery, Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) and Robotic Chest Surgery He is a young and vibrant Thoracic Surgeon with a pleasant demeanour, a person who exhibits great commitment and diligence in his work.
Dr Puri said “Chest Surgical Care is a specialized area which requires experience and expertise along with a large dedicated team”. At Institute of Chest Surgery, we have 6 dedicated Thoracic Surgery Consultants offering state of the art Minimally Invasive Surgery i.e. VATS/ Key-hole or Robotic Surgery (including benign as well as malignant diseases) of the Chest. Now a days, Chest oncology Cases including lung cancers, esophageal(food-pipe) cancers, Thymomas, Tracheal (wind-pipe) are on a rising trend. Dr. Puri has largest experience of performing these complex Chest Surgery cases via Minimally Invasive Technique. With the Launch of this new OPD, the patients at Jammu,Kashmir & Ladakh will have this world class facility available in their city
Dr. Naresh Trehan, Chairman and Managing Director, Medanta-The Medicity added, “This initiative is in keeping with our vision to offer world-class healthcare to the citizens of Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh in particular. Having understood the need for Chest Surgical Care in the city of tamples, we decided to launch MEDANTA CHEST SURGERY OPD.
About Medanta–The Medicity
With a unique patient-driven, holistic, affordable approach, since 2009, we have delivered world-class healthcare through our values of Leadership & Excellence, Integrity & Courage, Compassion & Service. We achieve this through a culture of Collaboration, Learning and Innovation. Spread over a 43 acre campus in the heart of Gurugram, our medical facilities span 2.1 million sq. ft. and house more than 32 super specialities delivering comprehensive, end-to-end care which meets or exceeds international standards.
Here it is pertinent to mention that Medanta is extending their OPD Services in the region from last 10 years in almost all specialties every month as per monthly schedule.