Medicines developed by Indian drug companies make treatments 100 times less costly

India has between 8.4 crore and 10 crore patients who suffer from rare diseases, nearly 80% of whom are genetic, which means that symptoms are… Read more..

India top destination for fibroid surgery at minimal cost

Fibroids are non-cancerous (benign) tumors that grow from the muscle layers of the uterus. In rare cases, they may turn cancerous. Fibroids affect at least… Read more..

Sex reassignment surgery in India is cheaper than even in Thailand

Sex reassignment surgeries (SRS) or gender-affirming surgeries are now widely accepted the world over. Several destinations offer it at the convenience of the individual involved.… Read more..

India emerges as a leading destination for prostate cancer treatment

Prostate cancer is a significant health concern that affects millions of men, primarily older men, every year. Early detection and treatment is crucial for cure.… Read more..

First-ever Cadaveric Meniscus transplant in Kerala performed successfully

The first-ever Cadaveric Meniscus Transplant in the state was successfully performed at the Kochi VPS Lakeshore Hospital, on June 20, 2023. The surgery was carried… Read more..

High demand for LASIK eye surgery in the global medical tourism industry

LASIK, or laser eye surgery is rapidly becoming the preferred method for correcting refractive errors such as astigmatism, myopia, hyperopia, and other vision problems. It… Read more..

One-and-a-half-year-old overcomes two cardiac arrests, undergoes successful heart transplantation from a different blood group

The MGM Healthcare Center in Chennai witnessed the rare feat of successful heart transplantation from a different blood group on a one-and-a-half-year-old child who had… Read more..

92-Year-Old Successfully Undergoes Dual Mobility Hip Implant Surgery

In yet another display of India's growing medical prowess, a 92-year-old patient underwent a groundbreaking Dual Mobility Hip Implant Surgery at Rela Hospital, Chennai. The… Read more..

Revolutionary Technology Saves the Life of Kerala Baby

In a remarkable display of cutting-edge technology, doctors at Aster MIMS Calicut have achieved a medical breakthrough by successfully rescuing the life of 'Baby D,'… Read more..

Amrita, Rajagiri hospitals in Kochi remove bones lodged in vocal cords of one-year-old and 71-year-old

KOCHI: In a rare instance, two hospitals in Kochi have successfully removed bones lodged in the vocal cords of a one-year-old baby and a 71-year-old… Read more..

First robot-assisted CABG procedure done at Hyderabad hospital

Continental Hospitals, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, has successfully performed the first robot-assisted Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery procedure in India. The procedure was performed on a… Read more..

Rare surgery in Thiruvananthapuram MCH sees artificial urethra created using skin from mouth

Thiruvananthapuram: A rare surgery held at Thiruvananthapuram Medical College saw an artificial urethra being created using skin from the mouth. The keyhole surgery was led by Dr. P.R.… Read more..