Fortis Memorial Reseach Centre, Gurgaon
Founded by Late Dr. Parvinder Singh in 1996, Fortis Healthcare is the epitome of advanced medical care at a reasonable price range. The hospitals under this group are well-known for their superior facilities, sophisticated technologies and experienced, skilled doctors. Fortis hospitals are multispecialty and offer treatments for a variety of ailments concerning the heart, kidneys, liver, brain and more. Currently, there are a total of ten hospitals in the Delhi NCR region, spread in different directions to cater to the health needs of all socio-economic classes. Fortis has a significant international presence too, thanks to hospitals and diagnostic centres present in Dubai, Sri Lanka and Mauritius.
The Fortis Memorial Research Institute in Gurgaon is a quaternary care hospital and multi super-speciality in nature. Spread across 11 acres, this hospital boasts of reputed doctors, expert technicians and clinicians as well as well-trained speciality nurses. Avant-garde technology, modern infrastructure and holistic services make Fortis Memorial a next-generation healthcare provider. It aims to become the Mecca of Healthcare in the Asia Pacific region as well.
The Fortis hospital has 1000 beds and is known to have successfully undertaken complicated cases like organ transplants, cardiothoracic vascular surgeries, blood disorders and paediatric oncology treatments. A wide array of health packages, diagnostic tests, emergency services and critical care services are offered too. In July 2018, doctors at this hospital removed hundred tapeworm eggs from an 8-year old child’s brain. A 2-year old child suffering from Gross Congenital Hydrocephalus was also successfully operated here.
The objective of this NABH accredited hospital is to provide the best healthcare possible in an ethical and compassionate manner. Everything from the time of admission until a patient is discharged is taken care of efficiently.
Fortis Memorial Research Centre, Gurgaon, offers different healthcare packages. These include:
Diabetic Health Package
Generic Packages – include liver profile, kidney profile, cancer screening, lipid profile, thyroid profile etc.
Gut Health Package
Healthy Heart Package
Bone and Joint Package
Shoulder Pain Package
Fortis Memorial Research Institute or FMRI ensures that all patients feel at ease and are treated with utmost care and accuracy. Doctors and staff handle all queries from patients and their family members with respect and understanding. Honesty is practised at all times so that both the sufferer and his or her family can be aware of what lies ahead. The hospital is open round the clock and the patient is informed about all procedures and their requirements.
There are 10 Fortis hospitals in the NCR region, including the FMRI:
Fortis La Femme, Shalimar Bagh
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Okhla Road
Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
Fortis Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj
Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh
Fortis Hospital, Noida
Fortis Escorts Hospital, Faridabad
Fortis La Femme, Greater Kailash
Fortis C-DOC, Chirag Enclave
Aashlok Hospital Fortis Associate, Safdarjung Enclave
The International Patients Team at Fortis Memorial makes sure that international patients get holistic treatment and all the facilities they might need. Hence, patients can telephonically consult with expert doctors before they arrive and get assistance with visa services. A relationship manager will also be assigned to you to take you through the paperwork and will help the patient’s family to choose a hotel or guesthouse. Airport transfers, travel arrangements within the city and even interpreters can be arranged. International patients can pay through credit card, wire transfer or even cash.
The Fortis Memorial has multiple centres of excellence including Neurology, Haematology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cosmetology, Paediatrics, Oncology, ENT, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Radiology, Urology, Pulmonology, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Orthopaedics and more. Each department has experienced and skilled medical professionals to provide the best possible care to patients. For instance, Dr. Gagan Sabharwal has 11 years of experience in maxillofacial surgery, while Dr. Ekta Chadha has 25 years of experience in aesthetic dentistry. Dr. Navin Pahwa is a noted name in Oral Implantology and Dr. Guneet Gogia has 11 years of experience as a periodontist. Dr. Preeti Rastogi has 15 years of experience in obstetrics. Dr. Adhishwar Sharma is well-known in the field of cosmetic surgery, while Dr. Aditi Krishna Agarwal has more than 10 years of experience in ophthalmology.
The Fortis Memorial Research Institute undertakes many kinds of simple and complex procedures every year, successfully. Some of them are Flap Surgery, Gum Disease Treatment, Liver Transplant, Oesophageal & Colonic Stenting, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Gastrointestinal & Hepatobiliary Surgery, Achalasia Dilatation and more. Treatments for gastrointestinal disorders, cirrhosis, diabetes, and foreign body ingestion are also carried out here.
Fortis Memorial has an immense sense of corporate social responsibility, and through the Fortis Charitable Foundation, multiple programs are carried out for the underprivileged section of the society. Around 30,000 people are treated in charitable clinics every year, and more than 24,500 people have been helped in disaster-affected regions. Around 300 employees participate in these CSR activities and programs like AANCHAL, SEWA and SAVERA are organised to spread awareness about emergency and preventive care.
Besides superior quality treatments, Fortis Memorial offers other facilities like 10 ambulances, a well-equipped blood bank, a 24x7 pharmacy and ample parking space for the patients’ families. There are an ATM, hygienic cafeteria, prayer room and money exchange services on the premises too.