Gleneagles Global hospitals perform four heart transplants in a month

By Author  |  Published: 19th Jun 2017  12:29 am

Hyderabad: Gleneagles Global Hospitals in a statement said that the hospital surgeons have performed four heart transplant surgeries within a span of a month. Health Minister, Dr C Laxma Reddy on Sunday interacted with the patients who underwent transplant surgeries and later congratulated the hospital staff.

The four patients, who were from Hyderabad, Khammam Adilabad and Nizamabad, have recovered fully after the heart transplant surgery, doctors said. The hospital received the donor hearts under the State-run Jeevandan organ donation scheme.

The transplant surgeries were performed by Chief Cardiac Transplant Physician, Dr Sai Sudhakar and Chief Cardiac Transplant Surgeon, Dr A Nagesh. Other surgeons included Dr Rajeev Garg, Dr Mukesh, Dr Vijay Bhaskar, Dr Pavan Batnakar and Dr Narayan Das.