Fortis Hospital, Rajajinagar
Fortis Group of Hospitals is a leading chain of multispecialty hospitals in India and abroad. This health care facility was set up with the motto of serving the masses in difficult times and enriching their lives. Today, there are 10000 potential beds and over 2000 doctors serving in over 55 specialties in different hospitals under the Fortis Group. The doctors and other support teams of this hospitals are highly skilled, trained at top-notch institutions all across the world and possess years of experience in serving patients compassionately.
In 1996, Late Dr. Parvinder Singh created the brand Fortis with a vision to serve patients with empathetic care and the finest medical skills. He set up the first hospital under this group in 2001 in Mohali (Chandigarh) which has over 45 specialized departments today. The outstanding Escorts Heart Institute and the previous Wockhardt facilities was a part of the Mohali Hospital. After this, the Fortis Group started to spread its wings and made its presence felt all over India. Currently, Fortis has over 45 multi-specialty hospitals and 314 diagnostic centers in India, Dubai, Sri Lanka and Mauritius.
In 2007, Fortis hospitals added another feather to its cap with the establishment of a 50-bedded hospital at Rajajinagar in Bangalore. It is one of the premier multispecialty hospitals in the area and has become the center of excellence for extraordinary surgeries. The mission of this hospital is to offer “Clinical Excellence and Distinctive Patient Care." Fortis Rajajinagar has two operation theatres, state-of-the-art medical equipment and advanced amenities for the patients. The use of advanced medical appliances in the diagnostic tests and treatment along with a highly efficient emergency response team makes Fortis Rajajinagar a leading hospital in the area. It implements some unique, cutting-edge technology in healthcare facilities like the use of Watson For Oncology and Health Library.
Fortis hospital offers different health packages too, which include:
Basic Health Screening
Health Care Package for High-Risk Pregnancy
Executive Health Check-up
New Born Care
Comprehensive Diabetic Health Check-up
Fortis Hospital Advantage:
Lives Touched: Over 1 crore
Years of Experience: Over 12 Years
Currently, Fortis runs five multi-specialty hospitals in Bangalore along with the Rajajinagar unit. They offer the most advanced treatment with a team of incredibly talented doctors and support staff.
Fortis Hospital Bannerghatta Road
Fortis Hospital Cunningham Road
Fortis Hospital Nagarbhavi
Fortis La Femme
Fortis goes out of its way to help patients all over the world who seek medical care at cost-effective prices. The International Patients Team of this hospital provides telephonic consultation facility to the patient and his family before their arrival in the city. The support-staff also helps in the processing of visa by issuing necessary documents for treatment in Fortis. The hospital assigns a dedicated relationship manager for every patient for the ease of treatment along with complimentary two-way airport transfers. The payments for international patients can be made either through cash or electronic transfer.
Fortis Hospital in Rajajinagar is a Center of Excellence for many departments like Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement, Nephrology and Urology, Bariatric Surgery, Eye Surgery, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Spine Surgery, Oncology, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Accidents and Trauma, Minimal Access Surgery, Urology, Family Planning and Counseling, Gynecology, Infectious Disease Treatment, Robotic Surgery and Emergency Care.
The Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement department of Fortis hospital has provision for arthroscopy which helps in the treatment of spinal injuries and complicated joint replacement. Eminent doctors like Dr. Kiran Chouka offers treatment in the Rajajinagar hospital through Custom-fit Knee Replacement, Hip Resurfacing Surgery, and Patello-femoral Replacement.
Dr. Bharathi Rajanna is a leading Gynecologist of this hospital who has 29 years of experience in Gynecology & Obstetrics, and specializes in high-risk pregnancy and Gynaec Laparoscopic Procedures & Endoscopies. Dr. M V Prabhu is a renowned Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic surgeon of Fortis Rajajinagar Hospital, having over 33 years of experience. Dr. Manjunath K is an eminent diabetologist with 26 years of experience in his field.
The key medical facilities of the Fortis Rajajinagar hospital include Intra-Uterine Insemination (IUI), High-Risk Pregnancy Care, Contraception Advice, Joint Replacement Surgery, Arthritis Management, Knee Pain Treatment, Hip Arthroscopy, Bone Marrow Transplant, Spinal Surgery, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Screening Audiometry, Auto-CPAP trials for Sleep Apnoea, Pacemaker Implantation, Diabetic Retinopathy Screening and Treatment, and Dialysis and Haemodialysis.
Fortis always takes an extra step when it comes to CSR activities. Fortis Charitable Foundation (FCF) has employed around 300 staff in its flagship programs, SEWA, AANCHAL, and SAVERA. It treats about 30000 patients annually through its charitable clinics. Through its disaster management program, Fortis has benefited the lives of approximately 24,500 affected people. The surgeons have carried out 5607 congenital heart and cleft lip surgeries to save the lives of newborns at a minimal cost.
Along with providing excellent medical care facilities, Fortis provides emergency and trauma care with their air ambulance services. Fortis Hospitals have advanced amenities in the form of Intensive Care Units, Emergency & Trauma Care Facilities, eCLINIC-Telemedicine Services, Blood Banks, and Lab Tests & Diagnostics. The patients can choose from a range of wards and private suites according to their needs and budget. The hospitals also offer daycare, cafeteria, ATM and parking facilities to the patients.Specialty :
The Fortis Hospital in Bangalore is a relatively small facility with 50 available beds in all. Though there are multiple doctors from various fields and a range of services are provided at the venue, the hospital specializes in emergency and critical care of patients.
Fortis is the first medical group to maintain a public record of its clinical outcomes with regard to certain surgeries and medical procedures. The Fortis Hospital in Bangalore focuses on the CABG or Coronary Artery Bypass Graft and the PTCA or the Percutaneous coronary intervention, commonly known as coronary angioplasty. Clinical outcomes are based on measurement of disease course and progression, quality of clinical care being provided, the success of the procedures/interventions carried out, and actual benefit perceived by the patient. With regard to both surgeries, the recorded performance consistently matches the global benchmarks set by best-in-class hospitals.
Rewards & Recognition:
Fortis Hospitals have been on the receiving end of various accolades and awards over the years. Recently it was ranked second in a global study of 30 most technologically advanced hospitals in the world, conducted by topmastersinhealthcare.com, and placed ahead of many other outstanding medical institutions in India and also in the world.