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Dec 9

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai launches it’s first Liver Transplant Clinic in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, December 09, 2016: Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute (KDAH) in Mumbai brings its renowned and advanced Liver Transplant Clinic to Ahmedabad. KDAH Mumbai was the first Hospital to launch a first-of-its-kind, state-of-the-art comprehensive Centre for Liver Transplant in Western India.

India’s leading Liver Transplant Specialist Dr. Vinay Kumaran, Consultant & Head - Hepatobiliary Surgery & Liver Transplant at KDAH, will be attending to all patients across the entire spectrum of liver disorders from Ahmedabad. Dr Vinay Kumaran has over a decade of experience involving over 700 liver transplants. In the past 3 years at KDAH, he has independently performed over 165 liver transplants.

This Clinic launched   in association with Kaizan Hospital Ahmedababd will cater to patients with all liver problems including Cirrhosis of Liver, Tumors of Liver, Gall Bladder or Bile Ducts and Cancer or Stones in Pancreas.

Dr Ram Narain, Executive Director, Kokilaben Hospital, said, “The focus of Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital has always been to provide the best medical treatment with an emphasis on bringing world class care to patients in Mumbai. We see a huge influx of patients from Gujarat who faces the challenge of a dearth of comprehensive and dedicated liver transplant facilities in the state.  By the launch of this Liver Transplant Clinic, we aim to make it easier for patients to be evaluated for Liver Transplant literally at their doorstep.”

“We are pleased to partner with Kokilaben Hospital to start this liver transplant clinic at Kaizen Hospital. Thanks to this association patients from in and around Ahmedabad will get their preliminary consultation from one of India’s foremost liver transplant surgeon “said Dr K S Patel Director Kaizen Hospital Ahmedabad.

“It has been estimated that about 2 lac Indians lose their lives due to liver failure every year. This exclusive Clinic for liver transplant by Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital is the best way to meet the requirement of patients suffering from complicated liver disorders”, added Dr. Vinay Kumaran. 

Dr. Vinay Kumaran and his team would be available at the clinic on the second Saturday of every month beginning 10th Dec.

Appointments will be scheduled by Mr. Urmil Panchal: +91 95740 05214

Address: Kaizen Hospital, 132 Feet Ring Road, Nr. Helmet Circle, Memnagar, Ahmedabad – 380052

About Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute is one of India’s most advanced quaternary care facilities. As the flagship social initiative of the Reliance Group, the hospital is designed to raise India's global standing as a healthcare hub, with emphasis on excellence in clinical services, diagnostic facilities and research. The hospital has over 350 full-time specialists providing evidence based Healthcare.