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  • Robotic Surgery

      The new paradigm of surgery Introduction Robotic Surgery is a breakthrough surgical technique which is an effective, minimally invasive alternative to both open  and laparoscopic surgery. ...
  • Heart Disease - Prevention and Treatment

    Dr. Jamshed Dalal one of India's leading cardiologists explores why today's generation is prone to heart diseases and what simple steps can be taken to reduce the chance of heart diseases. Find out more about Kokilaben Hospital's Centre for Cardia...
  • Operate your Thyroid

      What is a thyroid gland? A thyroid gland is an endocrine gland; this means that it manufactures hormones that are released into the bloodstream,which then act as messengers to affect cells and...
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

    What is Trigeminal Neuralgia? Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), also called tic douloureux, is a chronic pain condition that causes extreme, episodic, sudden burning or shock-like pain on one side of face. The pain seldom lasts more than a few seconds ...
  • Knee Care and Joint Replacement

    Dr. Vinay Joshi shares very important information about your knees, when you should go for a total knee replacement and how to maintain your health. A must read for everyone opting for a Total Knee Replacement surgery. Find out more about Kokilaben Hos...
  • Deficiency Disorders: Boosting your immunity

    Dr. Falguni Parikh explains why today's generation gets tired easily and why a healthy lifestyle is important. ...
  • Prostate Cancer

      What is Prostate Cancer? Prostate Cancer is an uncontrolled division of cells which forms a mass of tissue called tumour. These cells can cause damage to the normal surrounding cells and spread to different...
  • Alcohol v/s the Liver

    Liver disease affects people of all ages. One in every 12 Indians suffers from some form of liver or biliary tract disease.There are over 100 diseases of the liver, only one of which is directly related to alcohol.   What does...
  • Urinary Incontinence

    The Specialists Dr.Anshumala Shukla-Kulkarni - M.D (O&G),FCPS,DGO Dr.Anshumala Shukla-Kulkarni has done her Fellowship in Minimally invasive surgery from Singapore and Australia. She holds her specialty in Gynecological Laparoscopy Surgery. Find ...
  • Liver Logic

      Where is the liver located in the human body? The liver, which is the largest internal organ, is located in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, just under the diaphragm.   ...
  • Hepatitis C

      What is Hepatitis C? It is a viral infection of the liver that is caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV). The infection is spread by coming in contact with the blood of an infected person. About 30-50% of pe...
  • Epilepsy

      Is epilepsy common? Epilepsy is a common neurological condition that affects 1 in every 200 people in the community. People with epilepsy have seizures or "fits".   ...
  • Wilson Disease

      What is Wilson disease? Wilson disease is a genetic disorder resulting in excessive accumulation of copper in the body. Normally,the liver excretes almost all of the ingested copper except for the minute qu...
  • Hair Transplant

    Restoring the crowning glory Hair serves the most important cosmetic function in humans. Loss of hair causes significant emotional stress and loss of confidence.However, with the recent advances in medical technology,fortunately now there are permanent solutions ...
  • Life Beyond Epilepsy

    Dr.Jayanti Mani goes behind the science to explain epilepsy, its causes, and how to live with individuals suffering this disease. Find out more about Kokilaben Hospital's Centre for Brain and Nervous System ...
  • Emotional and Behavioural Problems in Childhood

    Psychiatrist's at Kokilaben Hospital offer their insight into emotional and behavioural problems that maybe faced by your child. A must read for all parents with growing children ...
  • Heart Care

    What are the common cardiac/heart diseases? Heart attack  (this is the commonest cause of death in India) Heart failure Arrhythmias Valvular heart disease...
  • Blood Ties

    Sharing with another is indeed meaningful. Especially,when it can help save a life. That's the beauty of donating blood. This selfless act transcends the boundaries of caste, creed and colour to create an invisible bond that lasts a lifetime.Here's all the info...
  • Influenza A (H1N1)

    What is Influenza A (H1N1)? 2009 Influenza A (H1N1) (previously referred to as 'new strain of swine flu') is a new strain of the influenza virus that spreads from human to human.Influenza A (H1N1) is...
  • Hepatitis B

    What is Hepatitis B? Hepatitis B is an inflammation of the liver caused by the hepatitis virus. People who become infected with this virus in childhood have a very high chance (> 80%) of carrying the viru...
  • Fatty Liver

    Facts at a Glance A fatty liver is caused by the build-up of excess fat in the cells of the liver. If fat accounts for more than 5-10% of your liver's weight, then you have a fatty...
  • Stroke

    Brain Attack and Brain Angina Most people are aware that severe chest pain, especially after excretion may be a symptom of a heart attack or angina. Many who suffer this seek medical help. It is also widely k...
  • Cancer

    Thoracic Oncology Oesophagel Cancer Lung Cancer Mediastinal Tumours Chest Wall Tumours Pulmonnary Metastases Tumours of the Airway (Trachea and Bronchus) Maligant Mesothelioma Thoracic Oncology ...
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