Tavi

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Sep, 2020

Heart Valve replacement needs no surgery now, First case of TAVI performed at Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur

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62-years-old, women (Kusum Gautam) from Satna, M.P. came to Dr. Nitin Tiwari, Sr. Interventional Cardiologist at Wockhardt Hospitals, Shankar Nagar, Nagpur with a history of shortness of breath, difficulty in lying down, palpitations, and chest discomfort. On examination, Dr. Nitin Tiwari (Sr. Interventional Cardiologist) diagnosed that patient had severe aortic stenosis with decreased pumping of heart and heart failure. She had recurrent breathlessness for which a Non-invasive ventilator was put…

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Aug, 2020

Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road Distributed 250 Kits Amongst MBMC Frontline Workers to Create Awareness and Independence From COVID-19

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Coronavirus infections are rising and spreading rapidly in the country. To help people fight Coronavirus, the frontline workers are working 24/7 and undertaking unlimited efforts. Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road took a unique initiative to spread awareness and independence from COVID-19 and distributed 250 kits amongst Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) workers. Dr. Pankaj Dhamija Center head, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road, said: “The frontline workers who provide essential services have been…

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9.5 cm tumour removed from man’s jaw

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A 9.5 cm tumour was extracted from the jaw of a 42-year-old man, a courier delivery executive hailing from Palghar, last week and the patient was discharged from hospital on Tuesday. Dr Sheetal Radia, head and neck cancer surgeon…

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Total hip replacement surgery

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Jul, 2020

After 12 Surgeries Over 25 Years, 57-Year-Old Woman Walks Freely Again at Wockhardt Hospital

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After 12 Surgeries Over 25 Years, 57-Year-Old Woman Walks Freely Again - Apeksha News Mrs. Linda R. Kotak, a 57-year-old lady, came to consult with Dr. Girish L. Bhalerao at Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road about one month ago, for Recurrent Dislocation in her Left Hip joint that was operated elsewhere about 25 years ago. The patient is able to move freely after 12 failed surgeries Over 25 years. After thorough…

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Spinal Cord tumor

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Jul, 2020

During lockdown, patient suffering from Intradural Spinal Cord tumor underwent surgery at Wockhardt Hospital

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The tumor size 3.5 X 1.8 X 1.8 cm compressed the nerve roots of his lumbar region in the spine and led to impending Cauda Equina Syndrome. A team headed by Dr Girish L Bhalerao, Consultant Orthopaedic Joint Replacement(Arthroplasty), Sports Medicine (Arthroscopy) & Spine Surgeon, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road, and Dr Ashwin Borkar, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road, successfully removed a 40-year-old man’s spinal cord tumor with utmost surgical skills…

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Plasma Therapy at wockhardt hospitals

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Jun, 2020

After defeating Covid-19, Mumbai’s Wockhardt Hospital medicos donate blood for plasma therapy

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Convalescent plasma therapy involves transfusion of plasma from the blood of recovered patients into those who are moderately or critically-ill. The plasma of the recovered patient contains antibodies that fight the infection. Wockhardt Hospital, which was declared a containment zone in April after 82 members of its medical staff contracted Covid-19, has received approval from the Central government to conduct a controlled trial of convalescent plasma therapy. In April, Wockhardt…

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