Overview of Apollo Hospital
Dr. Pratap C Reddy is the founder of Apollo Hospitals. He established the hospital in the year of 1983. Now, Apollo Hospital is famous as the “Architect of Modern Healthcare in India”. It is the first corporate hospital in India. The hospital is the pioneer of bringing the revolution of private healthcare in India.
Apollo hospital has come out as the foremost integrated healthcare services provider of India and it also contains a robust presence across the healthcare ecosystem, including Hospitals, Pharmacies, Primary Care & Diagnostic Clinics, and numerous models of retail healthcare.
The Apollo Hospital and Group have Telemedicine facilities, Global Projects Consultancy, Insurance Services, Medvarsity for E-Learning, Medical Colleges, a Research Foundation, and Colleges of Nursing and Hospital Management across several countries. In addition, the hospital also has an online consultation portal named ‘ASK Apollo’. Also, Apollo Home Health provides the care continuum.
The key foundations of Apollo’s legacy are its affordable costs, forward-looking research & academics, unstinting focus on clinical excellence, and highly efficient modern technology. Apollo is the first hospital chain in the world to leverage technology to facilitate seamless healthcare delivery. The hospital has introduced a large number of rapid advancements in medical equipment across the world. In addition, the hospital is the pioneer of several cutting-edge innovations in India. Recently, at the Apollo Centre in Chennai, South East Asia’s first Proton Therapy Centre begins its operations. Apollo Hospitals has been honored by the trust of over 150 million individuals who came from 140 countries since its commencement.
Apollo has a patient-centric culture and TLC (Tender Loving Care) is the core of it. This magic of the hospital inspires hope amongst its patients. Apollo hospital leads the spirit of keeping India healthy and taking healthcare beyond business. As a big and responsible corporate citizen, Apollo Hospital continues its duty and services to mankind. The hospital has figured out that Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) are the main threat to mankind. The hospital is continuously humanizing people about preventive healthcare techniques as the main aspect of wellness.
Apart from all these services, Apollo Hospitals has a large number of social initiatives such as SACHi (Save a Child’s, Heart Initiative). It is made to assist underprivileged children and it screens and provides pediatric cardiac care for congenital heart diseases. Also, SAHI (Society to Aid the Hearing Impaired) and the CURE Foundation focused on cancer care are two significant initiatives taken by the hospital.
The Indian Government had issued a commemorative stamp in recognition of Apollo’s widespread contributions in a rare honor of the hospital. This is the first in history for a healthcare organization. In addition, a stamp was also released to mark the 15th anniversary of India’s 1st successful liver transplant performed at Apollo Hospitals. Recently, Apollo Hospitals was honored with a postal stamp for being a pioneer of encouraging preventive healthcare in the country and for having successfully performed 20 million health checks.
The founder chairman of the Apollo Hospitals Group, Dr. Prathap C Reddy has been awarded the prestigious Padma Vibhushan.
Vision and Mission of Apollo Hospital
The main vision of the hospital is to ‘Touch a Billion Lives’. As the largest corporate healthcare giant in Asia, the main mission of Apollo Hospital is to “bring healthcare of International standards within the reach of every individual”. The hospital is committed to the maintenance and achievement of brilliance in learning, research, and healthcare for the benefit of mankind.
Important Facts and Figures of Apollo Hospital
Here are some facts and figures related to the Apollo Hospital-
|Number of Hospitals||71|
|Number of Bed||12,000|
|Number of Pharmacies||3,400|
|Number of Primary Care Clinics||Over 90|
|Number of Diagnostic Centres||150|
|Number of Telemedicine Centres||Over 110|
|Number of Hospitals||Over 15|
Different Programme offered by Apollo Hospitals
Some significant programs offered by Apollo Hospitals are –
Apollo 24/7 is the largest multi-channel digital healthcare platform in our nation. It is created with a vision of eliminating flexibility blockages from the healthcare industry. It is a single online platform where you have admittance to a broad range of services such as online pharmacy, online doctor consultations, and diagnostic lab tests at home. Especially, in this COVID-19 pandemic situation, these are the expert solutions for maximum health problems.
Apollo Circle Membership:
Apollo 24/7 Circle is an elite membership plan for those who put their overall health and well-being on priority. This membership plan guarantees priority access to Apollo’s best doctors, personalized care, unique deals, and comprehensive wellness programs especially crafted by professionals.
Apollo Pro-health Program:
Apollo Pro-Health Program is an exclusive end-to-end personalized proactive healthcare management program that combines predictive risk assessments and top-notch quality diagnostics with accurate physician checks. Approximately 22 million health checks have been done based on this program.
Surgery Procedures offered by Apollo Hospital
Some surgery procedures offered by the Hospital are-
- Cancer Treatment – Proton Therapy.
- Robotic Minimally Assisted CABG.
- Minimally Invasive Coronary Bypass Surgery (CABG) in India.
- Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair with MitraClip.
- Hand Microsurgery.
- Infertility Care. Investigations. Treatments.
- Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR)
Technologies offered by Apollo Hospital
Recently, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai has introduced India’s first state-of-the–art Aquilion One Prism 640-slice CT scanner. Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad launched the state-of-the-art Brain and Spine Suite. First Proton Therapy Centre in South Asia & the Middle East was launched by Apollo Hospitals. Apart from these, some of the advanced technologies already offered by the hospital are-
- Novalis Tx Radio Therapy for IGRT, IMRT, Stereotactic Radiosurgery & therapy
- Halcyon E Radio Therapy for IGRT, IMRT
- TARE (Trans arterial radio embolism)
- TACE (Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization)
- Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
- Co2 Laser in ENT
- Intravascular Ultrasound-assisted complex Angioplasty
- Transplant Medicine
- Dual SPECT Gamma Camera
- Pentero Microscope
- Brain Lab Navigation System assisted minimally invasive Neuro Surgeries
- Robotic Surgeries (Da Vinci Surgical System)
- HIPEC surgeries
- Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
- 128 slice PET CT with Time of Flight (TOF) technology
- 3 Tesla MRI
- 500 MA & 800 MA Digital X-Ray
- Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate (HolEP)
- Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (MICS)
- Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
- Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
- Transcranial Doppler
- Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP)
- 3D EP Lab
- OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography)
- Interventional Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiology
- Leadless Pacemaker Implantation
- Voice Clinic (Stroboscopy)
Specialties of Apollo Hospital
Apollo Hospitals offers different advanced super specialties such as-
- Apollo Personalized Health CheckTM
- Back Pain Clinic
- Bariatric Surgery
- Bone Marrow Transplant
- Breast Surgery
- Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
- Child Development Centre
- Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery
- Emergency Medicine
- Endoscopy & Bronchoscopy
- Gastroenterology (Medical & Surgical)
- General Medicine
- General Surgery
- Infectious Diseases
- Intensive & Critical Care
- Interventional Radiology & Neuro-Radiology
- Knee Clinic
- Maxillofacial Surgery
- Neurology & Neurosurgery
- Obstetrics & Gynaecology
- Oncology (Medical, Surgical & Radiation)
- Organ Transplant (Kidney, Liver, Heart)
- Orthopedics & Joint Replacement
- Otolaryngology (ENT)
- Pediatrics & Neonatology
- Pediatric: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Psychology, General Surgery, Genetics, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery.
- Psychiatry (on an out-patient basis)
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Rehab Services
- Robotic Surgerya
- Spine Surgery
- Sports Medicine
- Vascular Surgery
- Vaccination Centre
Apollo Hospital and its infrastructure
The infrastructure of Apollo Hospitals contains –
- Dedicated Operating Theatres customized for transplant surgeries
- Dedicated State-of-the-Art Intensive Care Units
- Specialty blood bank facilities
- High-end Laboratories for all tests and investigations
- Diagnostic and Radiology Facilities which include 64 Slice CT scanners, 3Tesla MRI machines, high-end Ultrasound facilities
- Dedicated wards and rooms for transplant patients
- Counselors and Transplant Co-ordinators to take care of all your needs
- Translators for all major languages both national and international
- Dedicated helplines and unit managers to take care of your treatment needs and requirements
- Dedicated and trained nursing staff for your pre-operative and post-operative care
Facilities offered by Apollo Hospital
Here are some facilities offered by the Hospital-
- Internet Services
- 24 hrs Pantry Service
- Spacious sitting area
- Sofa bed for attendant
- Personal Telephone Service
- TV with cable (personal)
- Computerized Personal Nurse call System
- Laundry Services
- A selection of branded toiletries
Apollo Hospital Board of Directors
Here is the list of BOD of Apollo Hospital-
|Prathap C Reddy||Founder & Executive Chairman|
|Shobana Kamineni||Executive Vice Chairperson|
|Sangita Reddy||Joint Managing Director|
|Vinayak Chatterjee||Independent Director|
|V Kavitha Dutt||Independent Director|
|Preetha Reddy||Executive Vice Chairperson|
|Suneeta Reddy||Managing Director|
|M B N Rao||Independent Director|
|Som Mittal||Independent Director|
|Murali Doraiswamy||Independent Director|
Apollo Hospitals Share Price
The current share price of Apollo Hospitals is 5,013.00 INR.
Apollo Hospitals Subsidiaries
Subsidiaries or group companies of Apollo Hospital are-
Value-added services offered by Apollo Hospital are-
- Ask Apollo
- Apollo Sugar Clinic
- Apollo Telemedicine
- Apollo Lifeline
- B Positive
- Apollo WHITE Dental Spa
- The Healing Card
- Apollo Home Care
Why Choose Apollo?
Apollo has all the advantages of a higher quality ecosystem to manage all the challenges. The extraordinary company and community and outstanding hospitality of Apollo are the main recourses of the success of the company. Different advanced technologies and new-age treatments are the core system of the hospital. The modern data handling and state management system of Apollo Hospital is far better than any other hospital in India. So, these reasons are enough to choose Apollo rather than any other hospital.
Apollo Hospital is one of the most famous multi-specialty Hospitals in Kolkata and all over India. Apollo Hospital provides world-class treatment and patients care to those patients who trust Apollo as one of the Best Hospitals in Kolkata, as well as India. Apollo provides 24*7 emergency and accident care as with their 250+ expert doctors. Apollo Hospital offers healthcare services moreover 130 countries all over the world through its expert treatments.
Apollo Hospital has all modern types of equipment and provides diacritic patient care and all kind of pharmaceutical facilities. Apollo Hospital receives about 3600 foreign patients per year, out of which 1000 bed hospital is provides 63 four-limbed special facilities. Apollo Hospital also provides many precious medicines which are many be not available in other hospitals.
All of the Doctors and medical & non-medical staff of Apollo Hospital are talented as well as are experts in their own skills. The hospital provides all kind of clinical treatment such as Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Heart Transplant, Kidney Transplant, ENTOrgan Transplant, Cardiac Transplant, Knee Transplant, Spine Transplant, Liver Transplant, Hip Replacement, Organ Transplant, Hair Transplant, Bone Marrow Transplant, etc.
Being one of the most renowned hospitals’ in India Apollo Hospital Enterprise Limited is the largest group in the healthcare sector. It was founded in the year 1983 and was the first corporate medical management institute in Chennai and eventually started extending its genesis all over the county. The excellent services provided by the hospitals is the reason why it is quested for! Spreading its roots, currently, Apollo branches are in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Lucknow. With Dr. Prathap C Reddy being the Founder and Leader started its operations in the first instance with 150 beds, with the help of 7000 doctors, presently it has 70 hospitals sited in different parts of the country. Broadening itself Apollo has enlarged across the world serving South Asian and the Middle East countries influencing 150 million people with a plan to touch the lives of billions. Prioritizing the needs of every individual from every domain of the society, Apollo has outlined its services that are affordable and are of top-notch quality. Services provided are listed below:-
International Patients Section:-
We get patients from Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, Kuwait, UAE, Mauritius, Maldives, Turkey, etc. Apollo has designed to proving quality and homely services to the needy. Apart from medicaments it also provides visa assistance, arrangements for airport pick-up and drop, accommodation, near around site-scene travel with absolutely free cost-effective measures.
Treatment Procedures Proffered:-
Apollo hospitals are the centers of excellence that amalgamate the best equipment and specialists. The incorporation of advanced infrastructure has evolved progressive surgical procedures in India. Implementation of ingenious technologies and new techniques have proven to serve the medical necessities of the patients . the chain of hospitals focuses on the following procedures:-
- Cardiac surgery
- Cosmetic surgery
- Bronchial Thermoplasty
- Minimally Invasive
- Robotic Surgical System
- Renaissance Robotic Surgical System
- Fractional Flow Reserve(FFR)
- Proton Therapy
- Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Hybrid Revascularisation
- Hand Microsurgery
- Bone Marrow Transplant
- Infertility Transplant
Nearest Places to Visit:
|Delhi||Kos Minar, Kalindi, Masjid Zakir Bagh, Geck&Co. Adventures, Jain Temple , India Gate, Lal Kila, Qutub Minar.|
|Ahmedabad||Vastrapur Lake, Ahmedabad Haat, Ganpathi Mandir, Shiv Temple, Shani Dev Mandir, Siddhi Vinayak Temple, Beyond Exhibition Gallery.|
|Chennai||Eishvaran Temple, Laxmi Amman Temple, Mahatma Gandhi Park, Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine, CSI Wesley Church, Ayappa Cinema Hall.|
|Kolkata||Chinese Buddhist Temple, Jaya Multiplex, Tala Lake, Dighipar Lake, Salt Lake Central Park, Rekha Chitram Art Gallery.|
|Mumbai||Elephanta Caves, Bandra Worli Sea Link, Kanheri Caves, Gateway Of India, Marine Drive, Shree Siddhivinayak Mandir, Juhu Beach, Chowpatty Beach.|
|Lucknow||Janeshwar Mishra Park, Bara Imambara, Nawab Wajid Ali Shah Zoological Garden.|
Conveniences to be availed in Apollo:-
Apollo Hospitals focuses on every detail of the facilities that are to be provided to the patients and attendants. Therefore, it tries making effort so as to make your stay comfortable by availing the following amenities:-
- Blood Bank
- Emergency Service
- Money Exchange Section
- Bank / ATM Service
- Insurance Department
- Prayer Room Service
- Parking Area
- 24*7 Pharmacy Store
- Internet / WIFI
Frequently Ask Questions (FAQ)
Q: What are the Patients Visiting hours?
A: You can visit Apollo Hospital, Kolkata for your multi-specialty treatment from 11 am to 4 pm.
Q: What are the Visiting hours of OPD Patients?
A: Usually Apollo Hospital is open 24*7 but there is a fixed time for OPD patient’s visit and that is 4 pm to 7 pm. For that time the non-admitted patients are visited for OPD, maybe the time will vary for a particular department.
Q: How can I book an appointment?
A: For a multi-specialty treatment you can book your appointment in Apollo Hospital, Kolkata and you can contact our expert to discuss the cost of particulars treatment. For booking your appointment in Apollo Hospital you can Call or WhatsApp or IMO on +91 94333-65039 / 98303- 63622 and fillup the form on your right hand with your details. You can consult with our expert doctor by online consultancy with +91 94333-65039 / 98303- 63622.
Q: What is the Admission Process?
A: If the Doctor advises any patient for admission and the date is decided, the attendant of the patient needs to fulfill the TPA process before admission. For any emergency admission, you have to show the doctor advice.
Q: What is the Discharge Process?
A: At the time of discharge a patient discharge summary will be handed over to the patients or the relatives of the patients.
Q: What are the Modes of Payment available?
A: Patients can make payments through Cash, Debit cards, Cheques, Credit cards, and net banking.
Q: What is the Visiting Guideline For ICU?
A: The vising time of the ICU in Apollo Hospital is 5:00 – 5:30. One person can go to see the patient in ICU within a particular time and need to wear a mask and sanitize for the safety purpose.
Q: Does Apollo Hospital provides International patients care?
A: Yes. Apollo Hospital is famous for its international patient care all over the world.
Q: Why should I choose Apollo Hospital when it comes to medical treatment?
A: Apollo Hospital is the famous Hospital in Kolkata and all over India which provides world-class treatment in under one roof and dedicated to the treatment of their patients as per international standards. Our executive, doctors, nurses, and other staff are always giving their best as possible for the patients. For more details, You can contact on-call or WhatsApp +91. 98303-63622 / 94333-65039.
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