Global Standard, Infrastructure & Quality
A world away from the urban chaos and surrounded by 100 acres of lush greenery, 550-bedded multi-specialty Shree Krishna Hospital is an ideal environment for rest and recovery. Today it is ranked among Gujarat's most professional healthcare centres. Initially in 1980s, after having established their supremacy in the field of specialties, viz, surgery, orthopaedics, medicine, opthalmology, etc, they have taken a giant step forward in starting super-specialties in late 90s and early years of this century. With their ever-lasting penchant for quality and professionalism, they can now boast of an excellent cardiac centre, a state-of-the-art cancer centre and joint replacement facilities. Over and above these extra-ordinary services, they hold a major stake in nurosurgery, urosurgery, and vascular surgeries performed in their area.
The cardiac centre of the hospital is one of its kind in this region with all the facilities and offering services with human touch. Performing complex pediatric heart surgeries is the unique strength of the department. In the span of four years now, they have performed more than 500 pediatric heart surgeries. Other than this, all kinds of procedures, including angiography, angioplasty, by pass surgeries have been performed here routinely.
The cancer center of the hospital is equipped to provide all modalities of Cancer treatment including Cancer Surgeries, Chemotherapy and Radiation therapy. The centre is housing two linear accelerators for radiation therapy treatment one of them being the most advanced with state of the art IGRT & IMRT technology and facilities of radio-static surgeries. Its needless to say that the centre is offering world class cancer treatment to large number of cancer patients. Besides these specific cancer treatment infrastructure, the centre also possesses spiral CT scan, 3D & 4D treatment planning equipment, facilities for Brachy therapy and the mould room for preparation of immobilization masks. The centre has so far provided treatment to more than 14376 and 3000 patient for Chemotherapy and Radiation therapy respectively.
One of the leading and emerging facility at the hospital is joint replacement surgery unit. The facility comprises of special joint replacement modular operation theater, post OT recovery ward and highly qualified and well experienced team of Joint Replacement Surgeons. The combination of latest medical infrastructure and the specialist team of surgeons makes Shree Krishna Hospital an ideal destination for joint replacement treatment and surgeries. During last four years 500 such surgeries have been performed.
The hospital campus comprises of all other services like OPD for all specialties, 18 ultra modern operation theaters, intensive care units (medical, surgical, pediatric, neonatal and cardiac), wards, special rooms, suits, laboratory, radiology services include Spiral CT, Color Doppler, Ultra sound, Mammography, Digital X-ray with 128 slice CT scan and 1.5 Tesla MRI, pharmacy, blood bank, dialysis center and physiotherapy unit and other allied services making the hospital most comprehensive by offering all the medical service available under one roof. For catering to trauma and emergency cases the hospital's pharmacy, blood bank, and laboratory services are operating 24X7.
Shree Krishna Hospital is managed by Charutar Arogya Mandal (CAM), an organization registered under Public Trust and Societies Act of India. It was established in 1981 with an objective to meet with the health care needs of local community at an affordable cost and provide solace to the suffering. CAM also boasts of a very highly placed medical college – Pramukhswami Medical College, which churns out about 100 medical graduates and 65 post graduates every year with high quality skills and medical ethics.
During the year 2011-12, the hospital attended to more than 350000 outpatients, 25000 in-patients with an average bed occupancy of 375 – 400 beds. The hospital also offered its surgical services to more than 12000 patients including major and supra-major surgeries in all surgical branches including Cardiac, Cancer, Joint Replacement, Neuro, Uro, General Surgery, etc.
Considering its strength, medical infrastructure and zeal to serve, the hospital has started expanding its horizon in a new area of medical tourism since April 2010. Since the inception of this activity it has taken up a good lead in the field of medical tourism and is consistently building on it. It has extended its specialized health care services to more than 300 international patients. The major super-specialties receiving these international patients are Interventional Cardiology, Pediatric and Adult Cardiothoracic Surgeries, Surgical Oncology, Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology, and Joint Replacement Surgeries.
Encouraged by the success of Medical Tourism activities, the hospital has established an independent Medical Tourism Department to facilitate and provide complete support and guidance to all international patients including Airport pick and drop, police registration, air travel booking, campus accommodation and recreational activities. For any inquiries related to any medical condition and its treatment, the Hospital can be contact through email “firstname.lastname@example.org”.
Recognizing its worth in the arena of Medical Tourism industry, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industries regards Shree Krishna Hospital, Karamsad as one of the emerging medical tourism destination.