Our Centers of Excellence
INFANT AND CHILDREN CENTRE
We provide multi- pediatric super specialties under one roof with Standard, Semi Private, Private & Deluxe Beds. Pediatric services include: ∙ Out-patient service/ In-patient service
∙ NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) level III, NCU (Neonatal Care Unit), PICU (Pediatric Intensive Care Unit) facility
∙ Invasive and non-invasive ventilation (CPAP, BiPAP) facilities for sick babies Care for pre-term and low birth weight babies (LBW, VLBW, ELBW)
∙ A hospital room that feels like a bedroom
∙ Play room for kids24-Hr emergency service
∙ Routine Immunization, alternative vaccination facility (e.g. Influenza A and B, Meningococcal, Typhoid, etc.)
∙ Child growth and development monitoring
∙ Well baby clinic
∙ Child and Family counseling
SURGERY AND NEURO-SURGICAL CENTRE
This is highly specialized department that offers latest technology, operation techniques and management protocols for some of the commonest diseases of mankind. Diseases range from simple gastrointestinal surgery for appendicitis to advanced surgeries like laparoscopic gastric bypass, ileo-anal pouches, thymectomy etc. nSome relevant services include;
∙ Modern outpatient department with trained surgeons
∙ Fully equipped dressing and minor operations rooms
∙ Modern management of anorectal diseases like piles, fissures and fistulas.
∙ Modern management of Hernias of various kinds (Laparoscopic and Open techniques).
∙ Benign and Malignant diseases of Breast, Adrenals, Thyroid and Salivary glands.
∙ Advanced laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery.
∙ Benign and malignant diseases of Esophagus, Stomach and intestines. ∙ Gall bladder diseases and Surgical Jaundice.
∙ Liver, Spleen and Pancreatic Surgery.
∙ Advanced vascular surgery of the Aorta, Carotid artery, Peripheral Vascular and vein Surgery.
∙ Thoracic and Thoracoscopic surgery ( VATS )
∙ Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery.
∙ Advanced operation theatres. Total of 7 operation theatres including 1 emergency theatre available for this department.
∙ Casualty and ambulance facilities.
This is a specialty dealing with ear, nose and throat diseases, which includes most of the head and neck ailments. The department also has a sophisticated audiology and speech therapy centre with the state of art diagnostic and therapeutic facilities. The department is dedicated to expanding the frontiers of diagnosis, treatment and research of disorders of the ear, nose and sinuses,throat and the anterior skull base. Main services include;
Wax removal , IG packing ,Chemical cauterization, Removal of foreign body in ear and nose, Anterior nasal packing, Flexible nasopharyngo laryngoscopy,Pure Tone Audiometry, Vertigo test , Keloid excision, Incision and drainage, Ear lobe repair, Major and minor dressings, Epitaxis management.
∙ Diagnostic Endoscopy of ear, nose and throat.
∙ Neonatal Hearing screening
∙ Hearing aid placement
∙ Speech Therapy.
∙ Ear surgeries: Endoscopic Myringoplasty, Myringotomy with/ without ventilation tube, Tympanoplasty, ossiculoplasty, Modified radical mastoidectomy, Tumor of ear canal.
∙ Nose surgeries: Septoplasty, SMR, Rhinoplasty, Functional endoscopic sinus surgery, maxillectomies. Nasal Bone fracture. Parotidectomy. ∙ Neck surgeries: Different Thyroidectomies, Sistrunk operation,
excision of branchial cyst and fistula, surgery of salivary glands, neck dissections, neck biopsies and other minor neck surgeries. ∙ Phonosurgery: MLS in vocal cord polyp, nodules.
∙ FB removal – Rigid oesophagoscopy.
∙ Head and neck cancer screening and surgeries.
DERMATOLOGY AND COSMETOLOGY CENTRE
The department of Dermatology has gradually added new facilities & sub specialties with recognition to keep pace with problems of common Dermatology as well as satisfy the demand for cosmetology and Dermato surgery. Excellent support facilities of microbiology, clinical pathology, biochemistry, and histopathology are available to help in diagnosing and treating different dermatological problems, sexually transmitted diseases and leprosy patients. Some treatment and service include:
∙ Hair Transplant
∙ Laser Hair removal
∙ Laser scar removal (mole, Corn, warts)
∙ Laser Stretch Mark Removal
∙ Skin Rejuvenation (Laser and HIFU)
∙ Fat Reduction
∙ Allergy Test including prick tests, patch tests and scratch tests are done along with facilities for immuno therapy to induce resistance against the detected allergens.
HAIR TRANSPLANT CENTER
Our hospital proven treatments are scientifically formulated after thorough research and unmatched efficacy. After a complete analysis, we offer an effective hair growth solution that penetrates to the root of the hair follicle and stimulates natural hair growth. Our success lies in the fact that there are no side effects in our treatment. This center is not only for hair transplants but also provides medical treatment to prevent hair loss and further progression of baldness.
Centre for nephrology is dedicated to the understanding of kidney diseases, their development, progression, treatment and prevention. The department consists of highly skilled committed nephrologist and the paramedical staff
including dialysis technicians, nurses and housekeeping staff are well versed with their technical skills and perform equivalent to best kidney center. It provides a full range of renal services including hospital hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and care for transplant recipients. The day to day activity includes more than 90 hemodialysis, CAPD’s, 5-10 SLEDDs and approximately 3-5 CRRT procedures and 5-8 kidney biopsies and 10-20 temporary /permanent vascular access placements every week. Other Services include:
∙ Renal disease counseling
∙ 24 hr emergency Dialysis facility
∙ Kidney Biopsy
∙ AV Fistula surgery.
∙ Kidney stone treatment(URSL,PCNL)
∙ Renal clinics ( Nephrology clinic, HD clinic, Screening of renal dysfunction.)
∙ Art volumetric controlled hemodialysis machines, CRRT machines, MARS modules and exclusive data managing software.
THYROID, DIABETES AND ENDOCRINE CENTRE
The department offers a broad range of services for diabetes, thyroid disorders, growth abnormalities in children, infertility in males and females, osteoporosis, pituitary disorders, obesity management, hormone replacement therapy and various other hormonal disorders. Treatment and services offered for Obesity, Diabetes and Endocrinology :
∙ Diabetes including type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes ∙ Diet and lifestyle advice in endocrine disorders including Insulin education and information
∙ Recognition and management of hypoglycemia
∙ New diabetic patient clinic
∙ Specialist diabetic educators clinics for insulin initiation and interim outpatient follow-ups
∙ Specialist clinic for attending to Gestational Diabetes (diabetes during pregnancy)
∙ Main diabetic follow-up outpatient clinic with two clinics a month devoted to type 1 diabetic patient (or more if needed in selected cases) ∙ Lipid Disorders
∙ Thyroid disorders including thyroid in pregnancy, Addison’s disease, Cushing’s Syndrome, Pituitary disorders, Celiac Disease, Obesity management, Reproductive disorders, Growth Disorders etc. ∙ Referral cases involving diabetes and cancer.
WOMEN’S HEALTH CENTRE
Well Women check up is designed to detect early evidence of:
∙ Gynaecological diseases
∙ All obstetric emergencies
∙ Prenatal and antenatal care
∙ Normal vaginal deliveries
∙ Emergency Caesarean Section
∙ Safe Abortion Services.
∙ Family planning counseling and services
∙ Gynaecological cancer screening
∙ Laparoscopy (Ectopic pregnancies, ovarian cysts, Hysterectomies (laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy), Myomectomy for fibroid, Laparoscopic treatment for infertility, Endometriosis, Chronic pelvic pain) Sugery.
∙ Hysteroscopy Surgery (Fibroid removal, Removal of Polyps, Menstrual problems, Infertility, Uterine septum)
∙ Vaginal surgery operations like: Hysterectomy, Prolapse, Myomectomy, Polypectomy
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Health at Charak is dedicated
to providing comprehensive, high-quality services that enable individuals to improve their overall quality of life. At Charak we have the experience and expertise to treat all behavioral health concerns, whether they are psychiatric, substance abuse, or both. We believe every patient deserves to be treated with compassion and respect. We work across various demographics and our programs are tailored to suit the special needs of a variety of patients. Our specialized programs provide psychiatric with the care and attention they may not find in a general psychiatric program. We are dedicated to improving the mental health of every child and adolescent within our community while providing support for parents, caretakers, and other family members. We provide emergency care and support services for patients when they need it most, both on and off-site. We are committed to helping individuals recover from substance addictions in a safe, comfortable environment. We offer therapeutic care for a diverse clientele, and our clinicians specialize in a wide range of treatments.
INTERNAL MEDICINE CENTER
The Department of Internal Medicine at Charak Memorial Hospital follows a comprehensive approach to preventive health care with an emphasis on the sustenance of good health achieved through regular physical examinations and screening tests. Our qualified doctors provide initial diagnosis and evaluations for any acute or chronic problems, apart from managing and coordinating all your medical care needs.
We aim to provide extensive services in general internal medicine as well as all subspecialties through compassionate, evidence-based, longitudinal care with a special emphasis on those with multiple chronic medical conditions in close coordination with other departments. The internal medicine services deal with prevention, diagnosis and treatment of adult diseases. Our internal medicine consultants are equipped to deal with whatever problem a patient brings— no matter how common or rare, or how simple or complex. We provide 24×7 treatment services and laboratory support for in-patient care and emergency cases.
The commitment of our cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons for the prevention and treatment of heart disease will lead to the achievement of better outcomes and improved quality of life for thousands of heart patients who will visit us each year. We serve with Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Cardiothoraic and Vascular surgery and 3 dedicated cardiac theatres (computerized monitoring systems, centrifugal pumps, etc.). General cardiology services include preoperative evaluation and treatment and assessment of:
∙ Acute coronary syndrome,
∙ Myocardial infarction
∙ Ischemic heart disease
∙ CAD with TVD DVD or SVD
∙ Congenital heart disease
∙ Valvular heart disease
∙ Rheumatic heart disease
∙ Hypertension and related problem
∙ Cardiac rhythm abnormality
∙ Complete Heart Block
∙ Sinus Brady or Tachycardia
∙ Atrial fibrillation
∙ Infective Endocarditis
∙ Infiltrative disease of the heart
∙ Inflammatory disease of the heart
∙ Congestive heart failure
∙ Cardiogenic Shock
∙ Non invasive evaluation of heart disease patients
∙ Perpheral artery disease
∙ Disease of the aorta, including Marfan’s syndrome and aortic aneurysm
∙ Aneurism repair
The ophthalmology center performs most current surgical and reconstructive techniques. dealing with the diseases and surgery of the visual pathways, including the eye, Brain and areas surrounding the eye such as the lacrimal system and eyelids. Major services in Opthalmology centre includes;
∙ OPD Facilities including Optometry and Orthroptics, Occular ultrasounds (A & B Scan), Spectacles, Contact Lenses, Auto refractometer, Refraction, Keratometer, Low vision aids, Eye muscle exercises, Gonioscopy, OCT etc.
∙ Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery, Squint.
∙ Diabetic Retinopathy and Hypertensive Retinopathy Management. ∙ Complete coroneal diagnostic and dry eye management
∙ Evaluation of Neurological Disorder of eyes
∙ Developmental Cataract and Retinopathy screening and treatment ∙ Age related macular Degeneration management