Anaesthesiology is a full service department, which is available to respond to any surgical procedure, respiratory, cardiac arrest, pain management and obstetric coverage. Our primary goal is to provide the highest degree of care with primary emphasis on the patient’s safety and satisfaction. Our anaesthetic techniques cover the entire range of procedures for improving the outcomes. Our timely and efficient care is engineered in ways to focus on the individual needs of our patients.
The hospital offers various spine surgeries and procedures such as laminectomy, discectomy and lumbar puncture. Our multidisciplinary team, include the orthopaedic spine surgeons and neurosurgeons, anaesthetists and pain specialists who help to restore and preserve the spine functions by managing the disorders of both the non-operative and operative treatment modalities. We at the Fortis Healthcare perform a full range of spinal surgeries using the latest surgical techniques such as the minimally invasive procedures to the major spine surgery procedures such as complex spinal reconstructions.
The Department of Neurology is committed to integrating their exceptional medical expertise, technology and innovation to offer the best in class treatments. The department offers treatment for the people with neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s, epilepsy, stroke, diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, paralytic disorders, multidisciplinary assessment and management of multiple sclerosis, and headaches. The department is staffed with the leading panel of doctors, surgeons and nursing staff offering cutting-edge diagnosis using the latest neuro imaging techniques.
Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery
The Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Department specializes in laparoscopy and advancements in surgical techniques that helps to improve or resolve obesity-related diseases and conditions, including type 2 diabetes, certain cancers, heart disease, GERD, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, high blood pressure, and joint problems. On an average of the five years after surgery, patients maintain 50% of their excess weight loss.
Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
Our vascular and endovascular surgeons treat the blood vessel and lymphatic system conditions such as vascular diseases fully to restore maximum health and well-being. We offer a range of treatments such as an endovascular or open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms, thoracoabdominal aneurysms and thoracic aortic aneurysms. These include stent grafts, balloon angioplasty and stenting in all vascular areas, open surgical reconstructions, by-pass surgery and endovascular therapy, carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting for the peripheral artery disease and gangrene of the limbs. Also, endovascular and open surgical treatment of the peripheral artery aneurysms, endovascular surgical intervention, such as stenting and angioplasty in all vascular areas is done. Our experience and expertise, coupled with our research prowess and team approach enables us to deliver successful treatments.
Our department comprises of three divisions:
• Adult Cardiac Surgery
• Thoracic Surgery
• Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
The Cardiology Department offers the best of services in terms of accurate diagnosis and professional treatment. The experienced team of doctor’s specialises in cardiac bypass surgery, minimally invasive surgery, interventional cardiology, and non-invasive cardiology. We also provide ambulatory systems for emergencies along with non-invasive image processing, echocardiography, stress tests, cardiovascular CT’s and thallium heart mapping among many others. Our paediatric division also diagnoses and treats cardiac issues in newsborns and foetuses alike.
The Department has an ensemble of top cardiologists in India with the advanced technology and the best practices in Non-invasive cardiology, Electrophysiology, Interventional Cardiology and Paediatric Cardiology.
The Critical Care Department offers 24×7 care to patients with the potentially life-threatening conditions needing life support system and other intensive medical interventions. The patients with dysfunction or failure of one or more organ systems, like neurology, cardiac, liver and kidney, pulmonary are, amongst others are admitted to a Critical Care Unit (CCU). Our experienced multidisciplinary team offers the state-of-the-art patient care with promptness and compassion. The team comprises of well trained, efficient and skilled staff in critical care medicine.
Dentistry and Maxillo-Facial Surgery
Our skilled team at the Department of Dentistry and Maxillofacial surgery includes paediatric dentists, endodontics, orthodontists, oral and maxillofacial surgery, periodontics and prosthodontics. Since its inception, the department has been catering to the dental needs of its patients. Our services are rendered to teens, children, adults and even patients with special health care needs. From common paediatric conditions like overbites and a chipped tooth to the more complex surgical treatments, our team of experts are well equipped with years of experience to handle anything, with utmost care. Backed by a post-op rehabilitation and care team, the Department of Dentistry and Maxillo-facial surgery has delivered millions of smiles over the years.
Diabetes and Metabolic disorders
The Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders offers the comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services and is run by a highly qualified and experienced team of medical professionals. The department is equipped to undertake management of diabetes mellitus and thyroid disorders. We have earned a reputation for our abilities to deal with obesity and nutritional problems and complex lipid disorders. The department is also equipped to deal with disorders related to the pituitary, para-medical thyroid, adrenal and reproductive endocrinology, especially the complex secondary & tertiary care, insulin pump therapy, adult and adolescent diabetes management, lipid and metabolic disorders and gestational diabetes management.
The hospital boasts of highly skilled team of doctors using the latest technologies to perform endoscopic nasal surgeries, ear and cochlear implant and skull base surgeries. Treatment of ear, nose and throat conditions in the adults and children, along with problems in hearing and deafness, cancers of the ENT, , ringing in the ears are treated. The hospital ensure using the latest technologies in this field and keeps updating their team for the same.
The Department of Endocrinology is committed to integrating their medical expertise and comprehensive care for treating all ailments emanating from diabetes and other endocrine-related disorders. Our team of doctors offers the diagnostic, consultative and therapeutic services in the management of thyroid disorders, pituitary and disorders of physical growth, diabetes, adrenal disorders and disorders of male and female hormones. They offer a wide spectrum of treatment for endocrine and metabolic diseases.
The Department of Urology at Fortis provides advanced urological care at par with international standards. We offer a full spectrum of diagnostics and treatment for urology cancers, laproscopic urology, prostate diseases, reconstructive urology surgery, erectile dysfunction, stone disease, paediatric renal transplant, paediatric urology and andrology.
This department deals with diseases of the vascular system, that is, veins, arteries and lymphatic system. Our vascular and endovascular surgeons will treat blood vessel and lymphatic system conditions such as the vascular diseases fully to restore to maximum health and well-being. Our experience and expertise, coupled with our research prowess and team approach enables us to deliver successful treatments every time.
General and Laparoscopic Surgery
The General and Laparoscopic Surgery Department is supported by an experienced team of surgeons and well equipped with the latest technology and infrastructure. The department specialises in performing all the major surgeries involving soft tissues, abdomen, breast, skin and hernia. Laparoscopic surgery is also known as a keyhole surgery or minimally invasive surgery. It is widely used in gastroenterology, gynaecology and urology. Patients receive the latest treatments, specialised assessment along with the medications, clinical post-operative care and a regular follow-up. The advantages of this technique over the traditional open surgery include a shorter hospital stay and quicker recovery time; bleeding and less pain post operation; and reduced scarring.
The Geriatric Department aims to maintain physical as well as mental well-being of the elderly population. This department has the expertise to carry out all kinds of comprehensive geriatric evaluations of the aged patients imparting a sense of comfort for the caregivers and family members.
The Haematology Department has an expert team to diagnose and treat the blood diseases. Our haematologists will evaluate and treat patients with various conditions such as anaemia, increased or decreased platelets; increased or reduced white cells, bleeding and clotting disorders and enlarged lymph nodes or spleen. The department experts also treat blood cancer, including conditions of leukaemia, multiple myeloma, lymphoma and other disorders.
At Fortis, Liver Transplants are performed by country’s most experienced and patient friendly team of experts who have excellent records in terms of patient care as well as the outcomes. The multidisciplinary team comprises of Transplant Hepatologists, Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, Interventional Radiologists, Anesthesia and critical care Intensivists and well trained technical and nursing staff. We also run evaluation centres for the liver donors and patients at various Fortis hospitals.
The Department of Nephrology offers the comprehensive care across the spectrum of kidney diseases. The transplant facilities in our department are engineered to deliver quality care and successful outcomes even in ABO incompatible transplants. Our team of experienced doctors are renowned for their superior clinical skills and treats all categories of patients from children to elders. We have an eminent team of kidney transplant specialists, urologists, nephrologists and the technical expertise needed to meet the challenges of this life saving procedure. We offer the most advanced diagnostics, the latest facilities available in surgical procedures, dialysis support, comprehensive pre-operative evaluation and complete post-operative care to minimize the risks of infection.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology provides the full spectrum of women’s health care services. We offer the state-of-the-art technologies with superlative care, providing a range of services such as management of high risk pregnancies/late pregnancies, painless deliveries, among others.
Fortis provides expert gynaecological treatment and specialist services for special disease groups. Women in different age groups have different health concerns that will be addressed appropriately. The hospital provides comprehensive treatment for fibroids, including open myomectomies unsuitable for endoscopic (keyhole) surgery.
The Department of Oncology has a comprehensive cancer care programme which follows the trans-disciplinary and multi-modality approach in the field of adult and paediatric oncology. The department has an extensive medical programme, with super-sub-specialists in the field of Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Specialised Onco surgery and Bone Marrow Transplant services and Haematology – adult & paediatric. There are various specialised clinics with a range of Support services to prevent, diagnose and treat Cancer. The focus of the cancer treatment has been conserved of the involved organ as much as possible, without compromising on the safety of the patient which ensures quicker recovery timw with minimal or no disfiguration and returning to normal life at the earliest.
The Ophthalmology department has the expertise to treat all kinds of eye related problems ranging from routine eye examination to other conditions of the eye and surrounding structures. Our team of ophthalmologists is fully equipped with state of the art diagnostic and therapeutic equipments to treat cataracts, glaucoma, corneal and external diseases, paediatric ophthalmic diseases and disorders and aesthetics.
Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement
The Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement department specialises in arthroscopy, that deals with trauma recovery, complicated joint replacement and spinal injuries, which are done to ensure that you derive maximum bone and joint health under our care. With an efficient line-up of leading orthopaedic doctors from around the country, we provide the dedicated treatments in all minor and major osteoarthritic issues. One of our leading treatment modules that are the platelet-rich plasma transfusion for patients with osteoarthritis. Our treatments include minimally invasive surgeries for trauma recovery or even bone restructuring. Our team of rheumatologists, anaesthesiologists and rehabilitation experts are here to make your recovery smooth and rapid.
One of the most effective treatment options in arthroscopy surgery are orthopaedic care and recovery department. Our leading orthopaedic surgeons and technicians rely on this insightful method for diagnosing and treating acute or chronic injury in shoulders, knee, wrist and loose bodies of bone or cartilage and inflammation. Using the minimally invasive methods, our skilled and experienced surgeons will treat the bone and cartilage ailments which are otherwise untreated by ‘open’ surgeries. Our post-op recovery team will make sure for quicker and smooth recovery.
Paediatrics and Neonatology
The Department of Paediatrics and neonatology comprises of experienced and well qualified team of doctors. We offer the in-patient, out-patient and the intensive care services. We have trained nurses and intensivists in respective sub-specialties to provide a good outcome that matches the statistics of the best centres in the world.
The Department of Radiology offers a complete range of radiological services related to MRI, Ultrasound, CT, Fluoroscopy, X-Rays, Dexa, Mammography and intervention procedures. We have installed technologically advanced, state-of-the-art medical equipment in our endeavour to offer the best diagnostic output. The department consists of highly skilled and dedicated technicians and radiologists offering 24X7 patient care. The department is also actively involved to push the boundaries in the world of radiology and imaging through various research activities.