Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy performed for the first time at peripheral Shadaab hospital Shopian

Srinagar: Bringing Laurels and accolades to Shopian town,Shadaab Hospital performs Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy for Non functional kidney with ectopic ureteric insertion into uterus. Such procedure hasn’t even been done in any District Hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir,as such highly advanced laparoscopic surgeries are done in super speciality hospitals like SKIMS and Shireen Bagh, performing such a procedure successfully for the first time in peripheral hospitals has set a benchmark for other peripheral hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir.
The procedure was conducted by renowned Urologist Dr.Manzoor A Dar whose endeavour is to practice evidence based medicine and offer the most advanced and minimally invasive procedures to his patients. Dr. Wajahat andrabi Anaesthetist ,Qayoom and Ishfaq O.T incharges, Sameer and Sibgat O.T Assistants ,Rayees ,Ehsan ,Waseem and Rifat (O T staff),Miss Gulal Aijaz and Mr Sajad Anaesthesia Technicians were part of operating team.
The procedure was covered under Ayushmann Bharat-Sehat Scheme and complete treatment was free of cost.
Commending this benchmarking surgical procedure, various quarters of civil society and business community have lauded the efforts of medical team and administrators of Shadaab Hospital.
It’s commendable to witness such surgeries being conducted at a hospital in Shopian which was deemed medically backward a few years earlier quotes Dr.Gulzar Medical Director Shifa Superspeciality Hospital and native of District Shopian.
While Congratulating the Operating team led by Dr .Manzoor -Urologist for the first of its kind procedure,Director Shadaab Hospital Farooq A Mir said , Being a victim of poor medical facilities in the past it was our dream to bring Shopian’s Shadaab Hospital in the list of quality healthcare providers and these free of cost successfully conducted superspeciality surgeries aren’t only dream fulfilling but also benchmark for other peripheral hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir
Shadaab Hospital since it’s inception has served the society firstly in times of covid by becoming valley’s first non government covid hospital where covid positive patients of our district were operated and then providing such healthcare facilities at our doorsteps ,which are now free under Ayushmann Bharat Scheme says Mohammad Ameen a senior citizen and civil society member.

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