Kolhapur, Apr 12 UNI | 4 months ago

After successful commissioning of Neonatal and Pediatric intensive care unit, in line with its core principle, a modern Neurosurgery department with latest technologies supported with best of the expertise in the industry, will be inaugurated tomorrow at Apple Saraswati Hospital here.


Dr Ashok Bhupali, the Managing Director of the Apple Hospital said after Mumbai, Apple Saraswati Hospital was the only hospital in the Western Maharashtra of the State, which has the latest technologies available at department including advanced operating Microscope-OPMI VARIO 700 (Carl azeiss, Germany), Strykar Craniotome and Advanced OT lights and OT table, arelease issued said.

The Miscrocope installed in the hospital,was the only in Maharashtra after Mumbai and was extremely useful for complex brain and spine surgeries.

Mr Bhupali said this department was led by highly skilled and experienced neurosurgeon Dr Uday V Ghate, who was in St Georges Hospital, London since 2000, where he was working in the position of chief consultant neurosurgeon and where he gained the expertise in various complex brain and spine surgeries.

He said the hospital would have 20 bed advanced neurosurgery ICU and availability of full time intensives, supported with digital Flat panel Cath lab for Cerebral Angiography and various Endovascular procedures.

With ample amount of exposure and experience in neurosurgery at UK, Dr Ghate mentioned that he was happy to offer his services to the people from this area as this city is his hometown.

Renowned Neurosurgeon B Mishra will inaugurate this new modern comprehensive Neurosurgery department tomorrow morning at a function.

(Posted on 12-04-2014)