Mumbai: Doctors treat 11-year-old Kurdish boy suffering from rare spinal cord disorder

Doctors at Global Hospital, Parel successfully treated a 11-year-old Kurdistani boy named Goran Shakhawan, who used to limp for almost all his life, now after a complex surgery he will be able to walk properly

Mumbai: Doctors treat 11-year-old Kurdish boy suffering from rare spinal cord disorderA rare spinal cord tumour forced 11-year-old Goran Shakhawan from Kurdistan, to limp for most of his life. After, undergoing surgery at Global Hospital, Parel, the patient will be able to walk properly now, and can resume normal activities like the children of his age. Surgery, along with physiotherapy and rehabilitation will help him recover […]

24-yr-old Mumbaikar undergoes heart and lung transplant to overcome rare congenital defect

The patient was suffering from a ventricular septal defect since childhood and lack of awareness and untimely treatment led to Eisenmenger's syndrome. Combined heart and lung transplant was the only option available for the youngster. She underwent surgery and was treated at Global Hospital in Mumbai 

24-yr-old Mumbaikar undergoes heart and lung transplant to overcome rare congenital defectA 24-year-old Mumbai girl who was suffering from a rare and complex congenital disease underwent a combined heart and lung transplant at Global Hospital, Mumbai. Akshara (name changed) a resident of Panvel, Mumbai suffered from ventricular septal defect since childhood and this defect over the years led to Eisenmenger’s syndrome. Although she was managed medically […]

Rising incidence of fatty liver disease affects 1/3rd of India’s population

A 22-year-old man treated for fatty liver, and donated part of his liver to his father. Out of 4,862 patients, who visited the Liver Clinic at Global Hospital in 2018, around 17.2% of patients had fatty liver disease. The hospital has launched a comprehensive Fatty Liver Program with a structured diet exercise and medication regime for dealing with fatty liver disease

Rising incidence of fatty liver disease affects 1/3rd of India’s populationFatty liver is a condition, caused by the accumulation of excess fat within the liver cells. It affects the 1/3rd of India’s population and is the leading cause of liver disease. It can be reversed with diet and exercise if detected on time, but a focused effort is needed to manage it. A team of […]

Mumbai: Global Hospital launches comprehensive heart and lung transplant program

Doctors from Global Hospitals, Mumbai, the latest addition to the geographical footprint of Gleneagles Global Hospitals, India informed that their hospital is now equipped and capable to deal with very complex and chronic heart and lung ailments and has started a robust heart and lung transplantation program

Mumbai: Global Hospital launches comprehensive heart and lung transplant programGlobal Hospital has successfully completed three transplants and the flagship program nationally has performed 63 heart, 74 lungs and combined 16 heart and lung transplants, which is the highest in the country in the past two and a half years. Briefing on the program’s vision, doctors from Global Hospital informed that the focus of the […]

Cricket legend Brian Lara discharged from Global Hospital

West Indies-born cricket star Brian Lara was admitted in Mumbai’s Global Hospital after he complained of chest pain on Monday, June 24. Sources say that he has undergone an angiography under the observation of Dr Pravin Kulkarni

Cricket legend Brian Lara discharged from Global HospitalOn the afternoon of Monday, June 24, West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara was rushed to Mumbai’s Global Hospital. As he had complained of severe chest pain. He was under observation by Dr Pravin Kulkarni, a renowned cardiologist. Brain Lara had earlier suffered from a heart attack a few years ago. Brian Lara was discharged […]

Cricket legend Brian Lara undergoes angiography in Global Hospital

West Indian cricket star Brian Lara has been admitted in Mumbai’s Global Hospital after he complained of chest pain on Monday, June 24. Sources say that he has undergone an angiography under the observation of Dr Pravin Kulkarni

Cricket legend Brian Lara undergoes angiography in Global HospitalOn the afternoon of June 24, West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara was rushed to Mumbai’s Global Hospital. As he complained of severe chest pain. He is under observation by Dr Pravin Kulkarni, a renowned cardiologist. Brain Lara had earlier suffered from a heart attack a few years ago. He is under the care of […]

Continuous headaches turns out to be diagnosed as fatal brain tumour for 29-yr-old man

It was a miraculous recovery for the 29-year-old man who was brought almost brain-dead at Global Hospital. Timely intervention by doctors at saved the patient from acute hydrocephalus

Continuous headaches turns out to be diagnosed as fatal brain tumour for 29-yr-old manA team led by Dr Nitin Dange, Neurosurgeon at Global Hospital, Parel successfully performed a complex brain tumour resection surgery on Ganesh Bhor, a 29-year-old neuro technician, who was brought almost brain-dead to the emergency. Tests done revealed that he was having acute hydrocephalus (a condition in which an accumulation of excess Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) […]

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 […]

Mumbai: Doctors help liver transplant recipient successfully deliver baby

A team of doctors at Global Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, successfully helped a 24-year-old liver transplant recipient Mehjaben Atif Kolad, deliver a baby boy weighing 2.9 kgs on May 04

Mumbai: Doctors help liver transplant recipient successfully deliver babyThe patient underwent liver transplantation in 2014, due to acute liver failure, when she was 18-years-old. She conceived last year, and both the mother and baby are fine now. Patient Mehjaben Atif Kolad, a resident of Mumbai, suffered from tuberculosis (TB) in 2013. The TB medicines took a toll on her liver and she landed […]

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgery

Doctors at Global Hospital, Parel successfully managed to extract the tool by using an endoscopic procedure

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgeryDoctors safely removed an almost 8-inch screwdriver from the rectum of a 54-year-old carpenter on Friday evening, more than 48 hours after he had used it to apply pain medication on his haemorrhoids. On Friday evening, the doctors removed the 8-inch screwdriver from the 54-year-old carpenter’s rectum, in a safe manner without injuring the patient. […]
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