Organ donation: In a first, Maharashtra witnesses 5 simultaneous on one day

This is the first time that the state has witnessed five organ Transplants at a single centre in one day. A heart Transplant, simultaneous kidney transplant, pancreas and kidney transplant, and a liver transplant were carried out in Sahyadri Hospitals

Organ donation: In a first, Maharashtra witnesses 5 simultaneous on one dayFor the first time ever, a hospital in Pune, Maharashtra has witnessed five transplants which took place at the same day. This incident is a reason for joy in the medical fraternity and also for the budding organ donation movement which is growing day by day. With more awareness, people themselves are coming forward in […]

Sahyadri Hospital felicitates two Liver Champions of Mumbai

Sahyadri Hospital, Pune, felicitates two Mumbaikars who are brave liver champions, Radhika Sachdev, a well-known columnist, and marketing professional, Pranav Kannani, for their fight against life-threatening liver disease

Sahyadri Hospital felicitates two Liver Champions of MumbaiSahyadri Hospital, Pune, felicitated two Mumbaikars, and Liver Champions, and appreciated their fight against life-threatening liver disease. These two recognised as Radhika Sachdev, a well-known columnist, and marketing professional, Pranav Kannani. The felicitation programme was organised at Apex Multispeciality Hospital, Borivali (E), and in the presence of Dr Manish Pathak, a Transplant Anaesthetist, Dr Shailesh […]

Maha govt signs MoU with Rotary International to support free paediatric surgeries

Mission Muskan project is a joint initiative by CM Medical Assistance Cell – Govt. of Maharashtra and Rotary International to provide free paediatric surgeries of underprivileged children in Maharashtra

Maha govt signs MoU with Rotary International to support free paediatric surgeriesMaharashtra Chief Minister Relief Fund and Rotary International (Dist. 3141) have come together and signed an MoU in the form of ‘Mission Muskan.’ This is a joint initiative for free paediatric surgeries for thousands of needy, economically weaker and underprivileged children in Maharashtra, especially in rural areas, who are in dire need of immediate medical […]

Sahyadri Hospital hosts seminar on ‘cancer care’ in India

The program was organised to mark the launch of advanced Onco-Radiation Center at Sahyadri Super Specialty Hospital in Hadapsar, Pune

Sahyadri Hospital hosts seminar on ‘cancer care’ in IndiaWith improving outcomes, survival rates and availability of advanced technologies and onco-care experts, cancer care in India is headed in the right direction. However the pace needs to pick up with innovative strategies to remove the disparities which exist in the availability of treatment of cancer care across of countries opined various experts at a […]

Pune: Docs successfully perform complicated heart surgery, save man’s life

A 38-year-old IT professional undergoes a complex heart transplant and receives a heart from a 25-year-old, who met with a road accident and was declared brain dead. It was the first heart transplant at the Sahyadri Hospitals. The doctor says the case had many technical issues which had to be dealt with

Pune: Docs successfully perform complicated heart surgery, save man’s lifeA 38-year-old IT professional from Pune underwent a complex heart transplant performed at Sahyadri Super Speciality Hospital Deccan around two weeks ago. The heart, for this transplant, was transported from Sassoon Hospital to Sahyadri Hospital. The donor, a 25-year-old, a native of Ambejogai, was working in Pune. He met with a road accident near Khed […]

Pune: Sahyadri Hospital completes a 100 liver transplants

After 100 liver transplants doctors at the hospital said that it was not an easy journey for them. Convincing patients about the procedure, counselling donor family, arranging for funds for poor patients were some of the challenges that were faced in early days. Doctors mentioned that when there are challenges faced even after 100 liver transplants, the scenario is changing though

Pune: Sahyadri Hospital completes a 100 liver transplantsSahyadri Hospitals recently conducted its 100th liver transplant at its Deccan Unit. The liver transplant was conducted on a 48 year old male from Atpadi, Sangli who was suffering from end stage liver cirrhosis. Dr Bipin Vibhute Hepatobilliary and Liver Transplant Surgeon Sahyadri Hospitals, said, “We are proud to have serviced so many patients with […]

Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant performed on diabetic patient

Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant is an operation to replace kidney and pancreas at the same time in a patient who has kidney failure and also suffers from diabetes, needing very high insulin dose to control sugars

Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant performed on diabetic patientSahyadri Hospital recently conducted complex and critical simultaneous kidney- pancreas transplantation.  A diabetic patient successfully underwent simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant recently. Diabetes is one of the most common problems in India and can affect various organs. Replacing kidney and pancreas is one of the most useful solution, however, pancreas transplant are still rare in India. Elaborating […]

Organ donation: Maharashtra ranks second in cadaver donation

The state received second while Pune’s Sahyadri hospital stood third for their performances in the field of cadaver organ donation. The state and hospital were selected on various criteria and for encouraging as well as spreading awareness among people about organ donation

Organ donation: Maharashtra ranks second in cadaver donationOn the occasion of the ‘8th National Organ Donation Day’, Maharashtra received the second prize for its performance in the field of Cadaver Organ Donation, while Pune’s Sahyadri Hospital received the third prize. The state and hospital are awarded on various criteria’s like, the total number of cadaver organ donation, Information Communication Education (IEC) activity, […]

Daughter donates organs of her brain dead mother

A daughter's noble deed to donate her brain dead mother's organs has given a new lease of life to four patients who were in need of organs, cornea and skin

Daughter donates organs of her brain dead motherA 43 –year-old woman was declared brain dead after she met with an accident on Baramati-Jejuri road. Her daughter, who is perusing engineering, decided to save four lives by donating her mother’s heart, liver, two corneas and skin, with the help of the other family members. Ruby hall clinic’s staff, travelled all the way to […]

Two cadaver donation in 24 hours saves seven lives in Pune

Pune witnessed four kidney transplants, two liver transplants and one heart transplant on Thursday (June 6), at three different hospitals in the city. A green corridor was created between Pune and Nashik for transporting the organs of a 35-year-old brain-dead road accident victim from Nashik

Two cadaver donation in 24 hours saves seven lives in Pune  A woman in her late twenties who was suffering from cardiomypathy, a disease that affects heart muscles, has got a new lease of life after she underwent a heart transplant in Pune. The same disease had earlier taken the life of her sister who could not find a heart transplant donor. Surekha Joshi, transplant […]