NH Guwahati Successfully Completes 2nd Kidney Transplant Surgery

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NH Guwahati Successfully Completes 2nd Kidney Transplant Surgery

G Plus News | March 05, 2020 12:20 hrs

GUWAHATI: Narayana Superspeciality Hospital adds another laurel by successful completion of second Kidney Transplant Surgery of Rakibur Rahman aged 27 years from Morigaon district who had been battling kidney failure at an young age for quite a long time requiring dialysis and was under treatment of Dr Hamad Jeelani, Consultant Nephrologist at NSH Amingaon.

His father, aged 53 donated his Kidney to save his son’s life. NH launched the KIDNEY TRANSPLANT PROGRAM on 17th of Octob

er, 2019 completing the health system’s comprehensive offerings. The hospital undertook its first successful surgery on 22nd September, 2019.

Dr. Hamad Jeelani, Consultant Nephrologist at NSH, Amingaon and the primary consultant for this transplant gave a brief about the kidney Transplant Surgery of Mr Rahman which was undertaken by the hospital on 9th February, 2020 and congratulated the entire team on its successful completion. Dr Saikat Mallik (Consultant Laparoscopic and Renal transplant Surgeon) further said that Mr. Rahman the kidney recipient had a very smooth recovery after surgery and was discharged from the hospital within 10 days. He is on regular close follow up. He also emphasized that transplant is the best modality of treatment for both quality and quantity of life in patients with chronic renal failure.

Dr. S. W Hassan (Consultant Urologist) and Dr. Alakesh Burman (Consultant Urologist) has expressed happiness over the quick recovery of the father for the key hole (Minimal Access) method of operation and going back to normal activity of the donor. Dr Arunima Mahanta, (Consultant Nephrologist) said that equipped with advance technology and equipments the department of nephrology at NH Guwahati can treat different kind of kidney diseases with post transplant complications and perform hemo-dialysis with 22 machines and kidney biopsies.

Dr. S. Mallik summed up quoting that the father left the legacy of life by donating his organ and the son adopted the same very efficiently. 

The prestigious transplant program of the hospital will be continued under care of multidisciplinary team of doctors lead by Dr Hamad Jeelani (Consultant Nephrologists), Dr Saikat Mallik (Consultant Minimal Access and Renal Transplant), Dr S W Hassan (Consultant Urologist), Dr. Alakesh Burman (Consultant Urologist) and Dr Arunima Mahanta (Consultant Nephrologists).

Ajit Kr. Bellamkonda (Facility Director, Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Guwahati) expressed happiness on successful conduction of the 2nd Kidney Transplant case. We have highly qualified doctors, para-medics and the bests equipment to maintain a standard with lowest cost in North East Region.  This case was operated under referral from Govt. Organization.  

Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Guwahati, Socially inspired by Subhkaran Jain Bafna, is a unit of Narayana Health with 33 speciality departments which aims to bring world-class health care services and other facilities within the reach of the common man and make treatments for critical and complex health issues available and affordable to the masses. The hospital combines the best of modern hospital design and medical technology with a pleasant ambiance. From diagnosis to rehabilitation, the doctors and the medical staff take care of the patient with a humane approach.

NH Guwahati is a Superspeciality tertiary care hospital designed to cater the comprehensive health care needs of Assam & Northeastern region. Specialties such as Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery, Trauma & Emergency, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Nephrology & Urology, Orthopedics & Joint Replacement, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, General & Laparoscopic Surgery, Critical Care, Dialectology & Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and many more are offered here. NH Guwahati, is equipped with advanced Cat lab, MRI (1.5 Tesla), 128 Slice CT Scan, Digital X-Ray along with state-of-the-art medical equipments in OT & ICU. They also have advanced Dialysis facilities, Physiotherapy, Pathology & Radiology services.

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