Apollo Speciality Hospitals – Trichy, celebrated World Kidney Day on 14th March 2019, and every year it is celebrated based on the theme on second Thursday of March, this year the theme is “Kidney Health for Everyone, Everywhere. According to the theme eminent senior nephrologists and urologists of Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy were explained about the kidney health for everyone.
Every year about 8 lakhs people are suffering from chronic kidney disease 10% of those taking treatment, out of 10% – 1 to 2% of people undergoing renal transplants to improve their quality of life.
The Press meet started with the key note and welcome address by Dr. S. Senthilkumar ADMS & Hospital Administrator, Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy was extremely proud that Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy started doing transplants and stressed that the hospital provides the best of service and care under one roof and also he was shared that their interest in doing transplants.
We Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy (Apollo Institute of Transplants) has initiated renal transplants in Feb 2016 and so far completed more than 50 successful transplants till date and our hospital has pioneered laparoscopic donor nephrectomy in Trichy District and completed more than 20 cases, also couple of Kidney paired donation AKA SWAP transplants were done successfully.
Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy Dr. Vel Arvind Senior Consultant Transplant and Intervention Physician, Dr. Mahendravarman Consultant Nephrologist and Dr. Alagappan Consultant Laparoscopic Urologist & Transplant Surgeon were address the public about importance of Kidney and prevention of kidney diseases.
Vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. Mahendravarman, Consultant Nephrologist, Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Trichy.