Mumbai’s GT hospital organises 2-day workshop on nose job

Many people have now become more conscious about their misshaped nose and opt to undergo surgeries. This trend has been increasing in rural areas as well. GT Hospital, Mumbai has organised a two-day workshop on Rhinoplasty (nose job or surgery). Doctors say general surgeons are doing Rhinoplasty surgery in some hospitals and this scenario needs to be changed. Such workshop will help to give more insight to Rhinoplasty

Mumbai’s GT hospital organises 2-day workshop on nose jobA 28-year-old man, Mahesh Rathod approached Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital, Mumbai to undergo a surgery to reshape his nose. Rathod met with a bike accident in 2015 and in which his nose went out of shape. Currently, he works in a bank and wants to get married. “My friends and family members told me that this […]

GST woes: Pune chemists write to FM Jaitley

The organisation awaits the reply to a letter that was earlier written by the association the Finance Minister on July 15, highlighting the problems faced by the chemists in the application of Goods and Service Tax (GST) being charged on the expired medicines and non-moving medicines which is an additional burden on the chemists and pharmaceuticals

GST woes: Pune chemists write to FM JaitleyThe Chemists Association of Pune District, in a recently conducted meeting once again decided to write a letter to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley about the problems that they are facing post GST. The organisation awaits the reply to a letter that was earlier written by the association to the Finance Minister on July 15, highlighting the […]

Mumbai, a haven for people seeking sex reassignment surgery

Two months ago, My Medical Mantra was the first to report about the sex reassignment surgery (SRS) of Sukanyeah Krishna, who zeroed in on Mumbai for the procedure. Doctors say there has been a steady rise in number of such surgeries in the city

Mumbai, a haven for people seeking sex reassignment surgeryFor decades now, people aspiring cosmetic procedures have been flocking to Mumbai. It’s no surprise that in the past few years, the city has become one of India’s key centres for sex reassignment surgery (SRS). Mumbai’s Dr Parag Telang, who specialises in this surgery, alone has performed 35 sex change operations in the past two-and-half […]

‘Patients come first and I ensure my doctors are convinced about it’

Dr Tarang Gianchandani’s journey from being an orthopaedic surgeon to one of the youngest CEO of a hospital wasn’t an easy one. She has faced challenges in a profession mainly dominated by men, some of whom are not comfortable with a woman being a leader

‘Patients come first and I ensure my doctors are convinced about it’“The patients are my first priority,” says Dr Tarang Gianchandani ,CEO of Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai. She graduated from Lady Hardinge Medical College which is Asia’s only women’s medical college, to become an orthopaedic surgeon; she went on to procuring an MBA from the National University of Singapore. She is one of the youngest women administrators […]

Mumbai building collapse: Miraculous escape for ten sweetmeat workers

An over 80-year-old Arsiwala Building, in one of the most renowned areas of Mumbai’s Bhendi Bazaar, collapsed around 8:30 am on Thursday morning. The incident left behind 22 people dead, around 16 injured and a dreadful memory for the residents and witnesses

Mumbai building collapse: Miraculous escape for ten sweetmeat workersTawakkal Sweets, a sweet shop near Bhendi Bazaar, is said to be one of the renowned sweet shops. However, on Thursday morning, it proved to be a rather blessed on too. The sweets are usually made at a shop on the ground floor of Arsiwala building that collapsed around 8:30 am on Thursday morning, leaving about 22 dead, around 16 injured […]

My Medical Mantra now in Marathi

The website, which was inaugurated by Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, is first dedicated Marathi health news website

My Medical Mantra now in MarathiSpurred by the overwhelming response to its English health news website, My Medical Mantra launched a Marathi website on Saturday. The Marathi portal, which will run parallel to the existing English one, was unveiled by Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis. “We received a great response for My Medical Mantra. At the same time, there was a […]