GLOBAL HEALTH CITY, ADDING MORE TO LIFE THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN HEALTHCARE…It is said that the “Journey of excellence begins with a grand vision”. The Global Hospitals Group seems to be an exemplification of this. Envisioned by an internationally renowned surgical gastroenterologist, Dr. K. Ravindranath, Global Hospitals has today become a name to reckon with in the Indian healthcare landscape.
Boasting of 5 state-of-the-art medical facilities with 2000 beds across the country, the healthcare behemoth has emerged as a preferred destination for high-end quaternary care in India. Commencing its operations in the year 2009, this 500-bed multi super specialty quaternary care centre spreads across 21-acre of landscape. Giving a futuristic healthcare experience, the unit displays an exquisite blend of healthcare and hospitality for maximum patient comfort.
Located away from the hustle bustle of the city, the hospital lends a serene environment conducive for physical as well as psychological healing.The clinical services at Global Health City span across the complete range of specialties including core specialties like Neuro, Cardiac, Gastro, Renal and Ortho sciences. Apart from these, there are about 25 allied specialties that make it complete as a super specialty quaternary care hospital. Be it adopting a novel technique as a bridge to lung transplant, mending a heart by attempting a high-risk procedure or saving a teen from brain stroke by neuro intervention; the surgeons at this hospital has a rare streak of curing the most critical and bleak cases to rejuvenate the hopes for life.
Touted to be one of the largest multi organ transplant centres in India, Global Health City provides organ transplant services for life critical organs like Heart, Lung, Liver and Kidney with outcomes on par with the best international centres. Though started with Liver transplant services as one of its corner stones, the hospital now has a series of trailblazing achievements for heart, lung and kidney transplant cases that strengthens its base further as a preferred destination for organ transplant services.
Over the last few years, the core departments at Global Health City have been transformed into Centres of Excellence (COE) that not only provide medical services, but also work towards the advancement of healthcare in India through various scholastic initiatives. Let’s have a glance through the unique achievements that the healthcare group has garnered over the period of a decade and half.
- First split and auxiliary liver transplant in India
- First adult swap liver transplant in India
- First paediatric auxiliary Liver transplant in South Asia
- First Single Lung transplant in India
- First minimal access lung transplant in India
- First artificial Lung device implant in India
- India’s first volume-reduced lung transplant
- First successful neuro-intervention for stroke in the paediatric age group
- First successful minimal invasive heart surgery on a patient awaiting liver transplant Arthroscopic cartilage repair using Stem Cell Therapy
BEST OF THE MINDS TO TREAT BRAINS Institute of Neurosciences & Spinal Disorders is one of the most advanced centres in India that provides high end neurosurgery by adopting cutting edge technology. Managed by internationally trained neuro-specialists, the centre provides treatment for all kinds of brain trauma and injury, spinal deformities, Neuro disability apart from other neurological and cognitive disorders.
- Awake craniotomy
- Brain stem surgery
- Skull base surgery
- Endovascular management of Aneurysms
- Heart & Lung Transplant
- Minimally Invasive Heart Surgeries
- Video Assisted Thoracic Surgeries
- Hybrid Cardiac Surgeries
- Multi-vessel angioplasty
- Primary Angioplasty
Minimally invasive spine surgeries are to name a few that the surgeons at this institute are deft at. Also, it is one of the few centres in India capable of adopting Neuro-intervention technique for completely treating Brain stroke.WINNING THE HEARTS MATTERS Global Heart & Lung Institute has been in the forefront of innovative cardio-thoracic procedures; thanks to the commitment and passion of well-qualified heart and lung specialists.
Within a very short span of time, this centre has carved a niche for itself either by being the trend-setter or the leader.In fact, the centre has got the largest team of specialist at Global Health City that is capable of dealing with any kind of Liver complications; be it chronic, acute or trauma. It is the only centre in India that is associated with King’s College Hospital in London for its Liver transplantation program. Having performed about 550 transplant procedures including 150 Paediatric Liver transplantations in 6 years, the centre has the reputation of running one of the biggest liver transplant programs in India.
FACTS TO DIGEST The centre for Advanced Gastroenterology & Therapeutic Endoscopy provides symptom based specialist consultation for a wide range of gastrointestinal problems. From advanced therapeutic endoscopic treatment to surgical management of malignant conditions of oesophagus, GI tract and pancreas; each consultant manages a particular symptom with his / her deep dive expertise in that.
Apart from the routine GI surgeries the centre has specialists surgeons experienced in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) techniques for hiatus hernia, repair of anal sphincter and resection for GI cancers among other procedures.Another uniqueness of this centre is laparoscopic weight reduction surgeries like single-port bariatric surgery, roun-en-y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy etc.
In fact rare and high-skill procedures like Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) are also makes this centre unique in the country.PURGING OUT THE MENACE The Centre for Renal Sciences includes Urology and Nephrology providing treatment for a gamut of complex problems of urinary tract. The centre has specialty clinics like Prostate Assessment Clinic, Haematuria Clinic, Stone Clinic, Male Infertility Clinic to provide assortment of personalized services to the patients.
The facilities include cystoscopy unit, ESWL, round-the-clock dialysis unit, ultrasound with colour Doppler. The surgeons at the centre are deft at procedures like reconstructive surgery, stricture urethra, laparoscopic stone removal and high-end surgeries like Kidney transplant. WALKING TALL IS NOT DIFFICULT AFTER ALLThe Centre of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is a centre of preference for Joint replacements like Total Knee replacement, Total Hip replacement and shoulder replacement. The surgeons here are highly competent in arthroscopic (minimal invasive method) management of joint related disorders.
The centre has access to high definition 3D-imaging modalities, physiotherapy & rehabilitation centre, and has a dedicated 24X7 fracture clinic to provide emergency trauma and emergency services.CANCER GIVES-UP, BECAUSE WE DON’TAt Global Cancer Institute we strongly believe in the concept “Not Beyond Us”, when it comes to fight against cancer. With the world’s most advanced Radiation technology - TrueBeam STx, Organ Specific Cancer Treatment and the most comprehensive solutions across the continuum of cancer, the institute enables people in taking a positive and pro-active approach in fighting cancer and not letting it go beyond our patients. The centre boasts itself having the excellent Palliative Care & Pain Management Program that is managed by well-acknowledged specialists round the clock.
As a clinical powerhouse, Global Health City has an outstanding streak of achievements in the medical world to its credit. Forward thinking, innovation and medical education are some of the philosophies at Global Health City which results in adoption and relentless improvisation of best standards and practices in the Indian healthcare sector. Accredited by NABH and having an NABL certified blood bank, this facility is the first in India to receive Halal certification and today it has become the most preferred destination for medical tourism. Compassionate and patient-centric healthcare is what drives every activity at this healthcare institution. Apart from the clinical expertise, GHC boasts of a strong operations and administration staff that extends and ensures every possible support that is required for a seamless healthcare experience.