Fortis Hospital organises poster making competition to mark silver jubilee of Organ Transplant Act

To celebrate and support the Silver Jubilee of the Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994, Fortis Hospital, Mulund organised a poster making competition in association with Omega School, Bhandup and Navbharat Nutan Vidyalay, Mulund

Fortis Hospital organises poster making competition to mark silver jubilee of Organ Transplant ActThe aim of this activity was to create awareness amongst school children and society about the Nobel cause of organ donation. More than 150 children, supported by their teachers, participated in the competition and were certified for their participation While speaking at the event, Dr Sandeep Sinha, Manager Cardiac Surgery & Clinical Coordinator Heart Transplant, […]

Mumbai: Dr Anvay Mule scores his century with 100th heart transplant at Fortis Hospital

100th successive Heart transplant conducted at Fortis Hospital, Mulund yesterday, will be remembered in the annals of medical history. The team led by Dr Anvay Mulay, head-cardiac Transplant Team, alongside hundred heart transplants, has also conducted seven heart-lung transplants, one heart-liver transplant and two Lung transplants at the hospital

Mumbai: Dr Anvay Mule scores his century with 100th heart transplant at Fortis HospitalThe hospital’s 100th heart transplant became possible after the family of a 47-year-old male from Kalamboli, Navi Mumbai consented to donate their beloved father’s organs. Their noble decision helped save the life of a 62-year-old male recipient from Mumbai. The 47-year-old donor had suffered a brain haemorrhage and was taken to a local hospital. The […]

Fortis Hospital successfully conduct its first post-single ventricle repair heart transplant

The hospital’s 98th successive Heart Transplant breathes life into a 9-year-old Mumbaikar. This transplant was made possible by the father of a 17-year-old male from Andhra Pradesh, consented to donate his heart, liver and kidneys

Fortis Hospital successfully conduct its first post-single ventricle repair heart transplantDr Anvay Mulay, Head-Cardiac Transplant Team, and Dr Dhananjay Malankar, Consultant, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, successfully conducted a lifesaving heart transplant on a 9-year-old recipient from Vikhroli, Mumbai on Monday, June 17. Mumbai’s 45th cadaveric donation since January 2019, enabled this transplant. This is also the first post-single ventricle repair heart transplant at Fortis Hospital, Mulund, […]

Wife of brain-dead man takes a brave decision to donate his organs for saving lives

The organ donation took place at Fortis Hospital in Navi Mumbai. Two kidneys were retrieved in the organ donation process. This is Mumbai’s 40th organ donation, so far this year

Wife of brain-dead man takes a brave decision to donate his organs for saving livesThe wife of the deceased 42-year-old Kharghar resident enables Navi Mumbai’s 7th cadaver organ donation of 2019, at Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi. She courageously consented to donate her brain dead husband’s Kidneys. This noble act has enabled two life-saving transplants. The donor was rushed to Hiranandani Hospital after he suffered severe head injury in a road […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead organ donor scores 61% in HSC exams

While other children were anxiously waiting for their exam results, he was struggling with life in a hospital. Omkar Ladbe, a 16-year-old boy passed away on May 27, just a day before the declaration of the HSC exam results

Organ donation: Brain-dead organ donor scores 61% in HSC examsThe 16-year-old boy help give a new lease of life to five patients who were waitlisted for an organ. This was the 39th cadaver donation for Mumbai, so far this year. The organ donation took place at Global Hospital in Parel. A heart, liver, and kidney were retrieved in the organ donation process. While speaking […]

Despite hospitalisation, ‘he’ cleared 10th board exams with flying colours

Admitted at Fortis Hospital, Mulund a day before his board examinations, the 15-year-old patient who wrote two papers from the hospital secured 76.67%

Despite hospitalisation, ‘he’ cleared 10th board exams with flying coloursA day before his 10th class board exam, Akshat Pandey a resident of Thane began experiencing severe abdominal pain coupled with recurrent bouts of vomiting. After being rushed to Fortis Hospital, Mulund, the boy was immediately taken under the wing by Dr Rajen Doshi, Senior Consultant Paediatrics, who diagnosed it to be a case of […]

Kalyan: 43-year-old brain-dead woman helps save three lives

The organ donation took place at Fortis Hospital in Kalyan, this marked Kalyan’s second cadaver, so far this year

Kalyan: 43-year-old brain-dead woman helps save three livesThe family of the 43-year-old woman consented to donate her liver, kidneys and corneas. Superlative efforts between surgical and non-surgical teams, nursing, medical social workers and police officials enabled this feat, subsequently bestowing a new lease of life to five patients suffering from end-stage organ failure. The brain-dead donor is survived by her husband and […]

400 police officers screened at Fortis hospital’s 10-day health camp

The Initiative was hosted in observance of World Health Week 2019 to lend medical support to the guardians of the city

400 police officers screened at Fortis hospital’s 10-day health campPolicemen and women work long hours to ensure that our city is safe and guarded, and the citizens feel secure at all times. Due to exhausting schedules, health is often neglected, leading to mild or severe complications. To commemorate their selfless services, to make the best of World Health Week 2019, medical teams from Fortis […]

Kalyan: Fortis Hospital teaches 100 auto drivers basic life support skills

Fortis Hospital, Kalyan in association with rotary club organizes basic life support training and a health check-up for over 100 auto rickshaw drivers. Of those screened, 9 per cent auto drivers suffered from high blood pressure and 15 per cent suffered from high blood sugar, for which they had never sought treatment  

Kalyan: Fortis Hospital teaches 100 auto drivers basic life support skillsThousands of auto rickshaws ply passengers to their destinations on Mumbai roads daily, and contribute to the transport lifeline of the city. Often, these drivers come across life-threatening situations; some of those include medical emergencies and accidents. The auto drivers were taught basic life support skill for road accidents and emergencies and a follow-up health check-up […]

Doctors perform Mumbai’s 2nd heart transplant of 2019 on middle-aged woman

This feat became possible after the wife of a 44-year old man from Nerul, Navi Mumbai, consented to donate his organs

Doctors perform Mumbai’s 2nd heart transplant of 2019 on middle-aged woman  A team of cardiac specialists at Fortis Hospital, Mulund led by Dr Anvay Mulay, Head-Cardiac Transplant Team, successfully performed a heart transplant to save the life of a 48-year-old recipient from Surat, Gujarat, on Saturday, January 19, 2019. The 44-year-old donor who was working as a drawing teacher at a civic school in Bandra, […]
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