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Jul, 2022

First time in Central India- 3 Drug Eluting Balloons were used on a patient at Wockhardt Hospitals

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Dr. Nitin Tiwari performed the complex cardiac procedure Nagpur: In another first-of-its-kind case for Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur Dr. Nitin Tiwari, Senior Consultant- Interventional Cardiology has performed a case for the first time in Central India. Dr. Nirmal Jaiswal had suggested angiography in view of uncontrolled diabetes and breathlessness and hence referred the patient to Dr. Nitin Tiwari. Dr. Tiwari used three Drug Eluting Balloons on a single patient for the…

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Gangrene

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Jul, 2022

Doctors at city hospital save geriatric’s leg from amputation, perform complex surgery

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A team of doctors at Wockhardt Hospital in Mumbai Central treated the 92-year-old woman who dislocated her ankle. Doctors in the city saved the leg of a 92-year-old lady suffering from gangrene. Mohinder Kaur suffered a fall at home, injuring her left leg, and was rushed to a nearby hospital. An x-ray revealed a complex fracture dislocation of her ankle that required urgent surgery. However, Kaur has multiple comorbidities including…

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Jul, 2022

61 percent people unaware of warning signs of stroke

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The survey revealed that though 64.4 percent of people are aware of the treatment of stroke during the window period (4.5 hours of the first stroke), around 61 per cent of people don’t know the warning signs of stroke that is the concept of BEFAST. Those with these red flags should be taken to a stroke-ready hospital where expert stroke care is available 24/7: Dr Pavan Pai Mumbai: Wockhardt Hospitals,…

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Jun, 2022

Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur celebrates International Yoga Day with dialysis patients

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Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur conducted an International Yoga Day special program for dialysis patients at Rastrabhasha hall. The session was conducted by Dr. Suryashree Pandey (consultant-Nephrologist), Dr. Alka Nakade (Head Physiotherapist) & Yoga Expert Shailendra Raliya. The event was conducted with the intent to provide a better lifestyle to the patients undergoing dialysis through yoga. Simple exercises and asanas were taught to the patients and their relatives present at the occasion.…

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Jun, 2022

Treated as urine infection for years, Nagpur woman turns out to be a patient of rare tumor

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NAGPUR: A 26-year-old woman suffering from an extremely rare ailment was successfully treated by Uro-Oncologist Dr Uday Chandankhede at Wockhardt Hospital. Interestingly, the woman underwent many types of investigations and even two failed surgical attempts in the last 2 years because doctors did not even suspect that she could have paraganglioma — a rare type of tumor — near her urinary bladder. Dr Chandankhede said his special training in diagnosing…

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