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Success Stories

93-year-old man with hip fracture walks on the same day after a complex hip procedure at Fortis Malar Hospital

Fortis Malar Hospital successfully performed a minimally invasive Proximal Femoral Nail (PFN) procedure on 93-year-old Mr. Aravamudhan.

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Arunachal Pradesh’s First-Ever Successful Heart and Lung Transplant Performed by Fortis Malar Team

Successful transplantation surgery breathes life into a 23-year-old aspiring teacher from Roing

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Doctors at Fortis Malar Hospital successfully implants World’s Smallest Heartware Ventricular Device (HVAD) pump to save Pakistani Girl with Heart Failure

Clinically innovative to convert temporary LVAD (Centrimag) inserted for end stage heart failure to long term HVAD to save the patient

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A narrative of  Determination, Grit, Belief and Resilience – Overcoming the fear of the Unknown

When I look back, it was May-2018 when I received the call for the gift of life. Before being taken to the OT, I looked back to my father and wife and said to be chilled out and I would be back again from the OT.

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The Journey of Mr. Anil Gupta - 3 Years After His Heart Transplant

I will forever remain indebted to Dr KR Balakrishnan, Dr Suresh Rao and his team, Dr Ravi and the doctors and the support staff of Fortis Malar Hospital, Chennai for giving me a second lease of life. May God bless them to save many more and bring joy.

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No-scalpel, no-stitch TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement) valve-in-valve procedure recently performed at Fortis Malar Hospital, by Dr E BABU, Consultant heart Failure & Interventional Cardiologist

No-scalpel, no-stitch TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement) valve-in-valve procedure recently performed at Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar, Chennai by Dr E BABU, Consultant heart Failure & Interventional Cardiologist

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World’s smallest and lightest leadless pacemaker MICRA implanted at Fortis Malar Hospital

Dr E BABU MD, DM, FNB, FACC, FESC, FSCAI, FAPSIC, Consultant heart Failure & Interventional Cardiologist, Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar, Chennai Young National Ambassador of European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) for Indi

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Fortis Malar Had Successfully Stented Tight Basilar Artery Stenosis Along With Angioplasty

A 64 yr old man presented with mild vertigo of one-week duration. MRI showed a cerebellar infarct and a small PCa infarct. While on IMWX and dual antiplatelets he has a stroke while waiting for an angiogram in the cath lab.

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Micro Vascular Decompression Surgery Performed On Woman Suffering From Trigeminal Neuralgia

Micro Vascular Decompression Surgery Performed On Woman Suffering From Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Rare Surgery Helps Woman Move Sholuder

For four years, 78-year-old Shakuntala from Mumbai suffering unrelenting pain in her shoulder and could not move it even for daily activities. Despite visiting several physicians and undergoing physiotherapy, she could not find any relief. Tests and CT sc

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Fortis Malar Performs India’s Youngest Paedetric Heart Transplant

Fortis Malar, Chennai led by Dr. K R Balakrishnan, Director Cardiac Sciences and Dr. Suresh Rao K G, HOD Critical Care & Cardiac Anaesthesia performed India’s first paediatric heart transplant on a two year nine months old boy, Gleb Kudriavtsev from Russ

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A Rare Tumor Of The Trigeminal Area Successfully Removed In A 42-Year Old Assamese

A Rare Tumor Of The Trigeminal Area Successfully Removed In A 42 Year Old Assamese

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Brain De-Wired To Give 7 Year Old Sai Rithish Back His Childhood

A team of specialists at Fortis Malar Hospital gave 7 year old Master Sai Rithish, a new lease of life. The child was suffering from Epilepsy from the age of one and a half years old and not responding to medication.

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Heart From Kochi Beats In Chennai

Heart & Lungs Of 19-Year-Old Brought To City In 4 Hours, Transplanted In 24-Year-Old From Maharashtra.

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Complex Surgery For Fibroids

31yrs female, 4 yrs of married life, with c/o irregular periods and lower abdominal pain, unable to conceive , approached us for evaluation; investigations revealed fundal fibroid of 5×5 cms and right Ovarian Cyst, 10X12 cms, left ovary polycystic, advise

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South Asia’s Successful Bilateral Lung Transplant For A Patient With Pulmonary Hypertension By Fortis Malar

South Asia’s Successful Bilateral Lung Transplant For A Patient With Pulmonary Hypertension By Fortis Malar

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Prestigious Double Helical National Health Award 2017 Bestowed Upon Dr. KR Balakrishnan From Fortis Malar Hospital

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90 Years Old Yet Young At Heart

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For The First Time In India – Donor Heart Transported By Helicopter

A 45-year-old man was declared brain-dead in a private hospital, Vellore. The patient’s family came forward to donate his organs so that others can benefit. Fortis Malar’s organ transplant coordinator, Sathish received an alert about this and his team sta

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45 Minutes After His Heart Stopped, Doctors Brought Back His Life

Dr. K R Balakrishnan, Director Cardiac Sciences performed the lifesaving procedure on a 38-year-old patient. This therapy involves supporting patient with a portable heart and lung machine and cooling the temperature of the patient down to protect the br

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Back To Back Heart Transplantation In 6 Hours Of Time

A total of 2650 kms were covered by the Transplant co-ordination team to bring two donated hearts from Aurangabad, Maharashtra in the noon and from Cochin, Kerala in the evening.The transplant team under Dr KR Balakrishnan performed back to back transplan

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Rare Procedure Performed By Dr.Nithya Ramamurthy

A 51yr old lady with a history of profuse vaginal bleeding during her periods for about a year along with severe lower abdominal consulted Dr. Nithya Ramachandran at Fortis Malar Hospital, Chennai

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74 Year Old Gentleman Walks Back On His Feet After A Successful Spine Surgery At Fortis Malar Hospital Chennai

74 Year Old Gentleman Walks Back On His Feet After A Successful Spine Surgery At Fortis Malar Hospital Chennai

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Neurosurgeons At Fortis Malar Chennai Gives A New Life To A Septuagenarian

Neurosurgeons At Fortis Malar Chennai Gives A New Life To A Septuagenarian

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Fortis Malar Heart Centre Saves Life Of A Patient With Cardiac Arrest Using A New Artificial Heart Pump

Fortis Malar Hospital recently employed Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) technology to save the life of a 56 year old man who suffered a massive heart attack.  Though gaining ground in the West, this technology is relatively new to India.  The

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10 Kg Tumour Removed From Woman At Fortis Malar Hospital

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Artificial Heart Technology (ECMO) Aided Heart Transplant On A 38-Year Old Woman From Delhi

Artificial Heart Technology (ECMO) Aided Heart Transplant On A 38-Year Old Woman From Delhi

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58-Year Old Businessman Awaiting Transplant Gets A Mechanical Device (LVAD), An Alternate To Heart Transplant

Fortis Malar Hospital successfully implanted India’s first HeartMate II LVAD (Left Ventricular Assist Device) on a 58 year old gentleman suffering from combined renal and heart failure conditions.

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Saving A Snake Bite Victim From The Jaws Of Death Using ECMO

Fortis Malar Hospital managed to rescue a snake bite victim from the jaws of death, after the venom put his lungs to waste — they put him on an ECMO (Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation) machine so that his lungs were spared the job of pumping oxygen and

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Stone-Like Materials Chiseled Away From Man’s Heart

Cardiac Surgeons at Fortis Malar Hospital  recently laid down their scalpels for chisels and hammers to mend the heart of a 53-year-old worker. The patient had three stone-like objects – one as large as a lemon

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Fortis Malar Team Under Supervision Of Dr. K R Balakrishnan Successfully Conducts Charitable Paed. Cardiac Surgery Mission In Palestine.

This was the first ever surgical mission done in Palestine by any Indian hospital and the same was fully supervised by the Indian Embassy in Palestine.

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Surgery Has Given This 8-Year Old Girl A Seizure-Free Life

Surgery Has Given This 8-Year Old Girl A Seizure-Free Life

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Healing Hearts Beyond Boundaries : Successful Heart Transplant Performed On A 40-Year Old Pakistani

Healing Hearts Beyond Boundaries : Successful Heart Transplant Performed On A 40-Year Old Pakistani

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Epilepsy Surgery Helps 5-Year-Old Boy Reclaim His Childhood

Experts at Fortis Malar performs breakthrough epilepsy surgery

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