GANGTOK, 29 Nov:
Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, in association with STNM Hospital is organising a Free Super Speciality OPD on 01 Dec here at STNM Hospital. The day-long OPD will have four super specialities from Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals. The free camp is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. and will continue till 3 p.m.
The OPD will have senior consultant Gastroenterology/GI & liver diseases, Dr SL Broor, senior consultant Nephrology/kidney, Dr Sanjeev Jasuja, senior consultant surgical oncology/ cancer, Dr [Col] VP Singh and senior consultant Neurosurgery [brain/spine], Dr Pranav Kumar.
Addressing a press conference here today, Paras Duggal from Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals mentioned that four super specialists from Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals will see patients in this super speciality OPD. He mentioned that doctors will evaluate patients from Sikkim who have been taking treatment from the Apollo hospital as well as other patients.
“Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals started collaborating with the government of Sikkim when it was empanelled in the year 2011 and has been running this free super speciality OPD twice a year for the last five years. The first OPD of this year was held in April,” said Mr Duggal.
Likewise, STNM Hospital Medical Superintendent, Dr KB Gurung mentioned that internationally renowned super specialists from Apollo Hospitals are coming on their own expenses to see patients of Sikkim. On the same, he urged the people to take full advantage of this free OPD.