Pune: Donkey with artificial limb walks freely, horse and dog in the queue 

The team from Pune’s Sancheti Hospital hopes to perform the procedure of fitting artificial limbs on a horse and then on a dog

Pune: Donkey with artificial limb walks freely, horse and dog in the queue Last week, My Medical Mantra presented a unique story where a three-legged donkey was fitted with an artificial leg. The animal has adapted well to its new limb and an examination reveals she is not in any discomfort and is able to walk freely. Salil Jain, head of prosthetic and orthotics department of Sancheti Hospital, […]

Pune hospital gifts artificial limb to three-legged donkey

Prosthetic and orthotics department of Sancheti Hospital is designing a prosthetic leg for the animal rescued by a charitable trust

Pune hospital gifts artificial limb to three-legged donkeyIn a one-of-a-kind case, a Jaipur foot will soon help a donkey walk on all fours. The three-legged animal was rescued from Dhule district in Maharashtra by RESQ Charitable Trust in Pune around two months ago. The volunteers of the trust found the donkey struggling to walk on three legs. She tried to move ahead […]

Timely treatment, the guide to recover from Cerebral Palsy

Timely and continuous treatment coupled with physiotherapy can make a child free of Cerebral Palsy, emphasize doctors. A special session of interaction with parents of children affected by cerebral palsy (CP) was arranged at Sancheti hospital in Pune

Timely treatment, the guide to recover from Cerebral PalsyA special session of interaction with parents of children affected by cerebral palsy (CP) was arranged at Sancheti hospital in Pune. Doctors emphasized that timely, continuous treatment, with help of physiotherapy can make the child free of CP one day. Dr Sandeep Patwardhan, renowned paediatric orthopedician, said, “The parents should understand that the child can become […]