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Mrs. Pallavi Verma’s experience with complicated pregnancy and normal delivery at Max Gurugram
Associate Director & Head of Unit
<p>Pregnancy brings along the joy of parenthood and the stress of complications. Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj is there to take care of your stress with the right expertise and facilities.</p>
Dr. Uma Vaidyanathan
What causes miscarriages and how could you avoid miscarrying repeatedly? The reasons could be many - Immunal deficiency of the mother, old age, and other factors contribute significantly to miscarriages. Max Hospital’s expert Doctors advise a healthy lifestyle, regular checks and lots of care to expecting mothers. Know more with our insightful video by expert Gynaecologists of Max Healthcare.
Dr Inder Mohan chugh
In this video, Dr Inder Mohan explains EBUS OR endobronchial ultrasound, which is one of the latest diagnostic tools used for the diagnosis of patients with glands or masses in the chest and mediastinum. Dr Inder further explains the advantages of this ultrasound, which includes fewer complications, same day discharge and cost-effectiveness.
Dr. Sanjay Dhawan
Senior Director & HOD - Ophthalmology
Lasik Surgery is a highly advanced corrective procedure done on the eyes to correct vision. Know all about Lasik surgery here.
Watch Dr. Sanjay Dhawan, talk about Cataract and treatment options in this video.
Dr. Amanjot Singh
Glaucoma is a disease of the eyes that develops due to optic nerve damage. Find out all about glaucoma, its causes and management, here.
Dr. Nikhil Pal
Diabetic retinopathy can affect your eyes if you suffer from chronic kidney disease, uncontrolled BP or diabetes. Know more here.
Dr. Sonika Gupta
Keratoconus affects teens and people in their early 20s. But it can be managed with treatment effectively. Find out here.
Dr. Anuradha Kapur
Senior Director & Head of Unit (Institute of Obs & Gynae)
A properly nourishing diet and regular health checkups are crucial for a healthy pregnancy. Watch Dr. Anuradha Kapur share expert tips on how to ensure a safe pregnancy.
Breastmilk is a super-food for your growing baby. From providing the baby with natural immunity to lowering the mother's risk of cancer, the benefits of breastfeeding are many. Find out more here.
Dr. Raju Easwaran
When you prepare for a run, there are a few things every runner should keep in mind, from having the right shoe to how to cool down after a run. Watch the video and know more from the doctors at Max Hospital.
Dr. Manjari Chandra
Consultant – Clinical and Functional Nutrition
Food is fuel and for a runner it is extremely important to have the right kind of foods before a run. A healthy combination of proteins and carbohydrates with lots of water is an ideal diet for a runner. Know more in this video
Dr. Govind Singh Bisht
For a runner the right kind of shoe can make him/her run better without being uncomfortable and keep him/her injury free. Get all you want to know about the right kind of shoe and how to take care of your feet from the specialists of Max Healthcare
Dr. Preeti Rao
Consultant - Health & wellness
Want to run a marathon? Remember, that it is not your age but your level of fitness that matters. Watch this insightful video to know more.
Dr. Bharat Inder Singh
Consultant - Sports Physician
Getting a cramp is very likely for long distance runners. Through this video, find out quick and easy tips on how to manage a cramp and how to prevent one
Dr. Kewal Krishan
Director Heart Transplant & LVAD Program
A video on heart transplant surgery for end-stage cardiomyopathy treatment. Patients who have suffered end-stage cardiac failure, heart transplant from a compatible donor can give them the opportunity to lead normal lives again. Watch the video to find out all about the heart transplant.
ECMO (Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) is a state-of-the-art device that helps to oxygenate blood in patients whose heart/lungs or both have failed. Watch the video to find out how ECMO is an essential part of life-saving procedures at Max Hospital.
Dr. Viveka Kumar
Principal Director & Chief of Cath Labs (Pan Max) - Cardiac Sciences
A video showing how Absorbable heart and cardiac stent can help in damaged heart valve treatment. In patients with damaged valves, complicated cardiac surgeries with metallic valve replacements are no longer required due to the advent of absorbable stents. Watch the video to find all about the way it works.
This video is on MICRA which is leaseless pacemaker which is used in heart pacemaker surgery. A tiny 2CC leadless pacemaker MICRA is the best and most advanced amongst pacemakers. With a lifespan of about 14 years, its placement leaves no scarring and has reduced complications by about 50% in cardiac patients
This video is on TAVI (transcatheter aortic valve implantation) which advanced substitute to open-heart procedures for high-risk cardiac patients in their 70’s or 80’s with complex medical problems. TAVI is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that repairs the valve without removing the old, damaged valve.
Dr. Ramneek Mahajan
Senior Director (Orthopaedics) & Head Joint Reconstruction (Hip & Knee) Unit
During a knee replacement surgery, an orthopaedic specialist makes an incision in the knee area. Then he/she removes the affected surfaces of the knee joint and restores it with a prosthesis. The prosthesis includes 3 segments: the tibial segment (to restore the highest point of the tibia, or shin bone); the femoral part (to restore the finish of the thigh bone) and the patellar part (the base of the kneecap that rubs against the thighbone). Since its inception, computer navigated total knee replacement has garnered a lot of praise for being a highly accurate and sophisticated mode of knee replacement.
Dr. Sumit Mrig
Principal Consultant and Head
A cochlear implant is an electronic medical device that replaces the function of the damaged parts of the inner ear (cochlea). Better clarity of hearing, minimal size and higher efficiency in sending sound signals to the brain has made it widely popular. Hearing-impaired people who suffer from mild to moderate hearing loss are often the best candidates for a cochlear implant surgery. Watch the video to know more about it.
Dr. Sanjay Sachdeva
Principal Director - ENT
This video is on a successful hearing loss treatment through cochlear implant device. A cochlear implant is an electronic medical device that replaces the function of the damaged parts of the inner ear (cochlea). Cochlear implants directly stimulate the auditory nerve by sending signals to it. These signals are in turn sent from the nerve to the brain where they are finally recognized as sound. Children who suffer from congenital/postnatal loss of hearing can undergo a simple and painless surgical procedure for placing a cochlear implant so that they can regain their hearing and speech abilities
A video showing LVAD procedure and how it helps in heart failure treatment. Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) is a surgically implanted mechanical pump that is attached to the heart. It pumps blood from the ventricle to the aorta whenever the heart fails to pump. To know more, watch the video.
Dr. Aishwarya Verma
Principal Consultant - Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
The entire set of milk teeth will be present in an average 3-yr-olds mouth. Watch the video to find out how your child's teeth can be maintained safely with proper oral hygiene and a visit to the periodontist.
Dr. Sunil Choudhary
Principal Director & Chief of Plastic Surgery (Max Institute of Reconstructive, Aesthetic, Cleft & Craniofacial Surgery (Miracles)
In women who suffer from loose vaginal tissues, ThermiVa can help restore tightness in the tissues. Initially developed to manage stress incontinence, it is now widely recognized for tightening of loose vaginal walls. Watch the video to know more about it.
Dr. Rajneesh Malhotra
Principal Director - Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery
A video showing Aortic heart valve replacement surgery using the sutureless aortic valve. In cardiac patients suffering from diseases of the aortic valve like collapse, narrowing (stenosis) etc, valve replacement can be done with the help of the advanced type of artificial valve called the
Ageing is not a natural process and is instead a degenerative process of the skin. Watch the video to find out how you can reverse ageing-related skin problems with the help of ThermiSmooth.
Dr. Pradeep Chowbey
Chairman - MAMBS & Allied Surgical Specialities
People suffering from morbid obesity and its consequences are often recommended by doctors to undergo weight-loss/bariatric surgeries like gastric sleeve and gastric bypass to help them shed the extra kilos. Weight-loss surgeries help individuals to not only lose weight but also to improve their overall health. Watch the video to know out more these procedures.
Dr. Harit Chaturvedi
Chairman - Max Institute of Cancer Care
A video on the best cancer hospital in Delhi, India - Max Hospital, Cancer affects millions of lives worldwide. At Max cancer care center in Delhi, India, cancer management is carried out by acclaimed cancer specialists using sophisticated technology so that your road to recovery is a rewarding one. Watch the video to know more.
Gastric bypass surgery is one of the oldest bariatric surgical procedures performed in individuals suffering from morbid obesity. It is performed laparoscopically/endoscopically and has a very good success rate. The highly effective procedure leads to a steady weight-loss of about 6-8kg per month in individuals who've undergone it. To know more, watch the video.
Dr. Anil Kumer Anand
Senior Director - Radiation Oncologist
A video showing why respiratory gating radiation therapy is one of the advances in radiation oncology treatment. Respiratory-gated radiotherapy has made delivering radiation to tumor sites close to vital organs like the heart, lungs etc possible. Especially in women suffering from cancer of the left breast, respiratory gating is done to deliver radiation to the affected breast without affecting the heart. To know more watch the video.
A video explaining what is a hernia and how it can be treated through surgery. A hernia is a very common condition which is marked by the protrusion of abdominal wall contents. It affects individuals of all ages and can be successfully treated with endoscopic surgery
This video explains the stereotactic body radiation therapy, which is one of the advanced radiotherapy techniques. The latest technological advancement SBRT (Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy) is highly effective in treating small/moving tumors seen, especially in organs like the lungs or liver. It eliminates the need for surgery to treat small-sized tumors effectively.
This video explains the gall bladder stone treatment through gallbladder stone surgery. Patients suffering from gall stones need immediate surgical intervention or else it could lead to life-threatening complications like obstructive jaundice, pancreatitis, etc. The laparoscopic removal of gallstones is a very effective and simple procedure.
A video explaining why radiotherapy treatment for cancer is an advanced cancer treatment in the present health care system. Conventional radiotherapy is associated with a lot of side effects, but recent advances like IMRT and IGRT have reduced them to a huge extent. This means higher accuracy for radiotherapy when it comes to treating cancer along with a minimal number of side effects.
Nowadays, microlaparoscopy has revolutionized the way surgeries are done as its one of the advances in laparoscopic surgery. This technique uses instruments that are 2-5 mm in length and requires incisions that are tiny. Hence, patients have minimal post-surgical complications along with a speedy recovery and early ambulation.
Dr. Alok Gupta
A video explaining what is ovarian cancer and symptoms and risk factors of ovarian cancer. Ovarian cancer often affects women over the age of 60 but it can also affect women in their 30s. Watch the video to know more about its warning signs, risk factors and management.
Dr. Anil Kumer Varshney
Take a closer look at Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy, explained by Dr. Anil Kumar Varshney from Max Healthcare. Watch the video to find out what happens in the procedure, who are the best candidates for it, it's advantages and more on Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy
Dr. Waheed Zaman
Director - Urology & Renal Transplantation
This video explains what is prostate and how holep laser surgery helps in enlarged prostate treatment. Watch Max Healthcare’s Dr. Waheed Zaman explain all this and more.
DR. Chandril Chugh
Principal Consultant & Head - Interventional Neurology
A video explaining what is brain stroke or brain attack and what are its causes and treatment options. Stroke or brain attack (as it is commonly known as) is a very life-threatening condition. Slurring of speech and paralysis of one side of the body are some of the common symptoms of stroke. Immediate medical emergency management can help a person survive an episode of the stroke.
Dr Uma Vaidyanathan
In this video, Dr Uma explains the late pregnancy risks, especially pregnancy over 40 risks and complications. Late Pregnancy is associated with various risks and complications, that may affect the health of the mother & child. Dr Uma Vaidyanathan sheds some light on the possibilities of women conceiving naturally after the age of 40, as well as the appropriate time to visit a Fertility Specialist.
Dr. S. N. Basu
Senior Director & Head of Department
We offer Gynaecological Endoscopy that uses Laparoscopy, Hysteroscopy and Colposcopy to diagnose infertility, bleeding disorders, premalignant conditions of the cervix amongst many other conditions. Watch the video featuring Dr. S. N. Basu, Sr. Director & HoD - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, to know more
Dr. Vinny Sood
Stroke - Symptoms and Treatment
A word of caution by Dr. Viveka Kumar
Dr. Rajiv Dang
Senior Director and HOD - Internal Medicine and Medical Director, Gurgaon
A word of caution by Dr. Rajeev Dang
Dr. Suman Lal
Associate Director - Obstetrics and Gynecology
A word of caution by Dr. Suman Lal
Dr. Arun Saroha
Director - Neurosurgery, Saket and Gurgaon & Head - Neurosurgery, Gurgaon
A word of caution by Dr. Arun Saroha
Dr. Aditi Chaturvedi
Breast Cancer Myths & Facts
Common Symptoms of Breast Cancer
Importance of Biopsy
Dr. Devavrat Arya
Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Dr. Nitesh Rohatgi
Role of Immunotherapy inTriple Negative Breast Cancer
Targeted Therapy In Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Her-2 Positive Breast Cancer
Dr. Shubham Jain
Breast Reconstructive Surgery
Dr Seema Jain
In this video, Dr Seema explains the labor pain management through epidural analgesia. Labor Pain can be as severe as a heart attack. Here are some ways to relieve the pain, explained to you by Dr Seema Jain. Breathing exercises, yoga and using sedatives could decrease the pain, but Epidural Analgesia is the most efficient solution. Find out more about it with Max Healthcare’s Obstetrics, Gynecology and IVF expert.
Dr. Nitika Sobit
Principal Consultant - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
This video explains the precautions to be taken during pregnancy and after delivery. A mother’s care during and after pregnancy is extremely crucial to both the mother’s and child’s well being. Dr Nitika Sobti discusses in detail, various things to keep in mind while caring for a new mother during and after her pregnancy.
Dr A.K Singh
Chairman & Head - MIND (Max Institute of Neurosciences)
Watch Dr. A.K. Singh, Director Mind, Senior Consultant and Head Neurosurgery at Max Super Speciality Hospital Dehradun, talk about their first class technique used for accuracy and precision during neurosurgery called Surgical Navigation Technique which helps them to reduce the damage of the original structure and optimal removal of the effected area.
Dr Devavrat Arya
In this video, Dr. Devavrat Arya from Max Hospital, Lajpat Nagar gives complete information on chemotherapy and explains why chemotherapy is the best treatment for breast cancer. According to Dr Devavrat, chemotherapy is a very important for breast cancer treatment as it reduces the chances of recurrence of cancer. He also clarified that now there are fewer side effects of chemotherapy because of next-generation advanced and safer chemotherapy drugs.
Dr Amit Verma
In this video, Dr Amit Verma explains familial cancer, which is a term used when cancer is running in the family. To find it out, cancer family tree is designed and family gene test is conducted. Familial cancer is treated with personalised cancer care which is precision oncology
Dr Neeraj Jain
Senior Consultant - Spine and Pain Clinic
In this video, Dr Neeraj Jain from Max Hospital explains what are the main causes of back pain and how it can be treated. Fractures can be repaired by injecting liquid cement which treats the pain very quickly. Dr Neeraj explains that the main causes of back pain and spine fracture are continuous sitting and lack of exercises
Dr Palash Gupta
Director & Coordinator
In this video, Dr Palash Gupta from Max Hospital explains the difference between conventional knee joint replacement & high flexion knee joint replacement. The main difference between these two replacement surgeries is the range of knee movement & flexibility. According to Dr Palash, high flexion knee replacement is better than the conventional counterpart as it's a new advancement in knee joint replacement offering knee movement range from 120 to 150 degrees.
Dr Sonal Gupta
Director and Head - Neurosurgery
In this video, Dr Sonal Gupta from Max Hospital explains what is keyhole surgery and why it is the best option for the patients with spine problems. Keyhole back surgery is performed through minimally invasive tubular retractor which requires 1-2 inch incision only. This is one of the best surgeries for spine patients because the patients can start walking and in most cases, they are able to climb the stairs just the next day of the surgery
Dr Archit Pandit
In this video, Dr Archit Pandit from Max Hospital explains what is laparoscopic cancer surgery and how effective it is for curing various types of cancers. Laparoscopic cancer surgery can be performed for colon cancers, lung cancers, food pipe cancers, pancreatic cancers, etc. Benefits of laparoscopies cancer include less blood loss, faster healing & lower morbidity.
Dr Satish Tyagi
Associate Director - General Surgery
In this video, Dr. Satish Tyagi explains why laparoscopic hernia surgery and repair is far better than conventional hernia surgery. In laparoscopic hernia surgery, all the sides of a hernia can be inspected while in conventional surgery only one side of a hernia is inspected. Laparoscopic hernia repair is cost effective and the recovery time is maximum one week.
In this video, Dr Inder Mohan from Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh explains what is obstructive sleep apnea or OCA and how it can be treated. OCA is a disease which leads to excessive daytime sleepiness, snoring and repeated pauses in breathing at night. People suffering from diabetes, heart disease, coronary artery disease and hypertension are more prone to sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea can be treated through a sleep study or polysomnography. Max Shalimar Bagh has the complete solution for OCA as it has ALICE 6 which gives an overnight recording of various parameters such as EMG, ECG etc.
Dr Vineeta Goel
In this video, Dr Vineeta Goel explains what is radiation therapy for cancer and what are its benefits. Radiation therapy is the use of high energy X - Rays to kill the tumor cells which help in controlling the disease. Dr Vineeta further explains concurrent chemoradiation therapy and other various radiation therapy techniques such as IMRT, SBRT etc
Dr Yogesh Kumar
Senior Consultant – Nephrology
In this video, Dr Yogesh Kumar from Max Hospital explains renal replacement therapy with ABO incompatible transplant. The patients who are diagnosed with the end-stage renal disease have to undergo renal replacement therapy. ABO-incompatible (ABOi) transplantation is a method of allocation in organ transplantation that permits more efficient use of available organs regardless of ABO blood type. This would otherwise be unavailable due to hyperacute rejection. According to Dr Yogesh renal replacement transplant with ABO incompatible transplant is much better than dialysis.
Dr Satya Narain
In this video, Dr Satya Narain from Max Hospital explains unicondylar knee replacement which is the most advanced knee replacement surgery. Unicondylar knee replacement is also known as partial or half knee replacement surgery. Dr Satya further explains the advantages of this surgery which includes fast recovery, less pain and improved movement.
Dr Veda Padma Priya
In this video, Dr Veda Padma Priya from Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh explains what is breast conserving surgery. Breast conservation surgery includes removal of the primary tumor, axillary lymph node dissections and oncoplastic breast surgery. Dr Veda clearly states that breast conserving surgery is a type of surgery in which breast is not removed entirely as only a millimeter of a lesion is removed. According to her, J wire localization, which is a new advancement in the field of radiology is used in conservation surgery. Its efficiency has been proven over time.
Dr Mannu Bhatia
Consultant - Orthopaedics
In this video, Dr Mannu Bhatia from Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh gives complete information about fast track total knee replacement which is an advancement in the field of knee replacement surgery. In fast track knee replacement, patients are admitted, followed by body health investigation. After this replacement surgery, the most patients can start walking from the 3rd day of operation
Dr Raju Easwaran
In this video, Dr Raju Easwaran from Max Hospital explains the arthroscopic surgery and its benefits. He further explains what are ligaments and tendons. According to him, people who play sports are more prone to ligament injuries. In arthroscopic ligament repair, a tiny camera which is barely 4 mm in diameter is used which allows doing the surgery with millimeter precision. The main benefits of this surgery include minimal blood loss and a very fast recovery.
Dr Devavrat Arya
In this video, Dr. Devavrat Arya from Max Hospital Lajpat Nagar explains the primary causes of breast cancer and how to avoid & prevent breast cancer. According to Dr Devavrat, the rate of breast cancer is increasing at a high rate every year, and the main risk factors include advancing age, family history of breast cancer, lack of exercise, obesity, regular intake of alcohol, etc. Ways to avoid & prevent breast cancer include regular exercise, maintaining normal body weight, taking healthy diet, regular cancer self-examination and avoiding alcohol. Max Daycare, Lajpat Nagar conducts cancer screening camps on a regular basis with advanced diagnostic facilities.
DR. K K Trehan
In this video, Dr K.K Trehan from Max Healthcare explains what is laparoscopic surgery and what are its advantages. Laparoscopic surgery, also known as keyhole surgery is a surgery of abdomen where we make small incisions, instead of long deep cut. Laparoscopic surgery has evolved over the years, and now mini-laparoscopic surgery is becoming quite popular. Mini-laparoscopic surgery can cure gallbladder diseases, appendicitis, hernia, etc. Advantages of mini-laparoscopic surgery include cosmesis, less pain, stitchless surgery, early discharge, etc
DR. ASHISH JAIN
Director - Orthopaedics
In this video, Dr Ashish Jain from Max Healthcare explains the recent advances in the field of knee arthroplasty surgery. According to him, the knee surgery has evolved in a significant way, and new techniques such as computer navigation system and quadriceps-sparing have made knee replacement quite efficient. Now a patient can start walking just the next day of surgery or even the same day.
PROF. (COL). DR. BIPIN WALIA
Principal Director and Head - Neurosurgery for Max Saket Complex
In this video, Dr Bipin Walia at Max Hospital tells about their latest acquisition which is a portable CT scanner with navigation. When a brain or spine is operated, the portability of this intraoperative CT scanner allows this scan to the intensive care to visualize and investigate critically ill patients who are unfit to be shifted for investigations. This machine has made the operation theater at Max Healthcare, the most advanced operation theater in India. To Know more, visit:
Dr. Sharat Verma
In this video, Dr Sharat Verma, (Paediatric Hepatology) Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket explains what Wilson’s Disease is and what are its symptoms, causes, treatment and methods of diagnosis. He explains that Wilson’s Disease is a unique disease caused by deposition of excess copper in every organ of the body that we can imagine. It is genetically mediated and usually comes to fore in children. The diagnosis is not very much straight forward. It need series of battery of tests, but in the end of it you finally need a genetic analysis. According to Dr Sharat, his team offers the latest diagnostic genetic tests possible, using the next generation sequencing of the whole gene, rather than just for some specific mutations. At the same time, Max Healthcare offers the latest medical management that is possible including the Trientine. If the child has decompensated to a point in which they cannot salvaged using the medical therapy, at the point of time a liver transplantation is required. So, a timely diagnosis and effective management is the crux of the matter which is time sensitive.
In this video, Dr Vijay Giridhar, Senior Consultant, ENT at Max Hospital Pitampura explains how Asthma diagnosis & treatment can help patients to get cured of asthma and nose related problems like sinusitis. According to Dr Giridhar, the incidence of allergy of a nose, the world over has been reported to be 10% - 20%, whereas, in India, it is 20% - 30%. If the allergy is not kept under control, it can involve the sinuses and cause sinusitis which further can lead to asthma. Max Hospital, Pitampura has a dedicated team of doctors who are expert in the field of nose and asthma surgery.
Dr. Vinita Jain
In this video, Dr Vinita Jain, Consultant - Paediatric at Max Hospital, Pitampura explains how vital is regular child health check-ups. She says that all the parents know the importance of immunization in children, but often they forget about regular health checkups. According to Dr Vinita, growth charting is not about the weight and length of the baby, but also head circumference charting. Sometimes when head circumference increases more than two standard deviations, it needs to be investigated as it can lead to a severe condition like hydrocephalus which can have a severe impact on child's life. Dr Vinita recommends regular yearly checkups for children above two years for their physical & social well being.
Dr. Nitin Vashistha
Principal Consultant - Surgical Gastroenterology
In this video, Dr. Nitin Vashistha, Senior Consultant (Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology) at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, explains the benefits of Robotic Surgery. At international centres of excellence, robotic and laparoscopic surgeries have almost replaced traditional open surgeries. Robotic and laparoscopic surgeries are comparatively patient-friendly as they involve less pain, less blood loss, shorter hospital stays and better cosmesis. Dr. Nitin describes robotic surgery as a precision surgery which is important to emphasise that robot is controlled and operated by the surgeon. The robot provides superior 3D vision with replicating human wrist movements and eliminating tremor and fatigue. These translate into precision surgery. At Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology, Dr. Nitin’s department completely utilises all the 3 techniques; robotic, laparoscopic and open. Their results in terms of anastomotic leak, readmission rates and cancer clearance are consistent with current international standards.
Dr. Dinesh Singhal
Principal Director & Head
In this video, Dr. Dinesh Singhal, Director and Head (Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology) at Max Hospital Saket explains what Pancreatic Surgery is. According to Dr. Dinesh, For Surgeons, in general, pancreas is often regarded as a NO-GO area. One may need pancreatic surgery for various indications like tumors and cysts, complications of pancreatitis and stone in the pancreatic duct, just to name a few. He explains that his department comprise of dedicated trained surgeons that perform complete range of pancreatic surgery including major pancreatic resections, such as whipple’s procedure, distal pancreatectomy and complex surgery for chronic pancreatitis. This Surgery may be performed laparoscopically or off late, robotically
In this video, Dr. Dinesh Singhal, Director and Head (Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology) at Max Hospital Saket explains Robotic Surgery. It is a precision surgery that utilises specifically designed medical robots to perform complex surgeries. According to Dr. Dinesh, it is important to note that it is the surgeon who controls and operates the robot and performs the operation. There are several attributes of the robot that translate into simplified and highly precise GI surgery. The robot provides a magnified, superior 3-Dimensional vision. Its mechanical arms eliminate tremor and fatigue and replicate the movement of human wrists completely. These attributes are also helpful during secure knotting, suturing and reconstruction. During robotic surgery, a patient suffers less pain and experiences less blood loss. Shorter hospital stay is another advantage.
Dr. Vaishakhi Rustagi
In this video, Dr Vaishakhi Rustagi, Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Shalimar Bagh busts the myths and facts surrounding the height growth of both boys and girls. She describes how certain myths are prevalent in the society. Most people believe in myths like the height of boys and girls keeps growing until the age of 21 and 18 respectively. However, this is not true at all because 90% of the growth of a girl is complete when she attains her first menstrual cycle while that of a boy is complete when he gets his moustache and beard. Hence, height is not dependent on age but when a boy or a girl attains puberty.
Dr. Arvind Kaul
Senior Consultant Dermatologist
In this video, Dr Arvind Kaul, a consultant at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park explains the new CO2 laser treatment & resurfacing system called Youlaser MT. Youlaser MT is a high power fractional CO2 ablative laser system, which offers enhanced clinical capabilities and reduced patient downtime. The CO2 laser system produces micro thermal channels in the skin which jump-starts the process of healing and increases the production of new collagen and strengthening of existing collagen in the skin. According to Dr Arvind, this technique could be used to treat fine lines, wrinkles, discolouration, and other effects of sun damage and ageing.
Dr Anjana Bhan
In this video, Dr Anjana Bhan, Senior Consultant at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park explains what thyroid is and what its symptoms, causes and methods of diagnosis. The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland in the front of the neck and is governed by the pituitary gland, which is the master gland in the brain. The pituitary gland secretes TSH which produces T3 & T4 hormones. It also controls a lot of body functions, such as reproductive functions, energy levels, metabolism, lipid levels etc. According to Dr Anjana, there can be many problems related to thyroid but the most common and prevalent one is the underactive thyroid which called hypothyroidism, in which T3 and T4 are less and TSH is high.
Dr. Anuradha Kapur
In this video, Dr. Anuradha Kapur, Director and Head of Unit at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park explains about polycystic ovary syndrome and its associated symptoms & treatments. PCOS or polycystic ovary syndrome is a prevalent endocrine disorder, which is found in women of reproductive age group, starting from their teenage years. According to Dr. Anuradha, the treatment of this disorder includes the lifestyle management which means that patient should be under low carbohydrate diet, high fiber diet and have a regular exercise program. If this treatment is not successful, then oral contraceptive pills could be taken. Dr. Anuradha also explains this disorder at different age cycles
Dr. Shanti Swaroop Dhar
Associate Director - Gastroenterology
In this video, Dr. Shanti Swaroop Shar, Senior Consultant at Max Hospital Panchsheel explains what painless or digestive endoscopy is. According to Dr. Shanti, Endoscopy includes a procedure in which a tube with a camera is put in front to assess the food pipe, stomach, the small and large intestine. Max Hospital is one of the few hospitals where painless endoscopy is done. The endoscopy is done under sedation so that the patient does not feel any discomfort and it is very comfortable for you to go home in few hours.
Dr G.S. Grewal
Visiting Consultant - General Physician
In this video, Dr G.S. Grewal, General Physician at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park explains the benefits of the advanced elder care services for elderly patients. According to Dr Grewal, these services are far beyond just diseases and medicines. These services promote active ageing among the elderly and empower them to live a life with dignity and respect. Also, it prepares them for a long-term and end of life care. The elder care services include OPD consultations, lab testing &amp; surgical procedure both at the centre and at home. Dr. Grewal feels fantastic to say that soon day care services will be available which will provide both medical and recreational facilities. Max Hospital Panchsheel Park wants every elder to be fit and healthy.
Dr Vikram Mhaskar
Consultant - Knee & Shoulder Surgery
In this video, Dr Vikram Mhaskar, a consultant at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park explains what is arthroscopic knee & shoulder surgery, and why it is best daycare treatment for joint patients. Dr Vikram explains that the ligaments and tendons in the knee & shoulder are rope-like structures that facilitate movement of the joints. These ligaments & tendons can be repaired with a minimally invasive technique called arthroscopic surgery. According to Dr Vikram, arthroscopic surgeries are highly technical, and the best thing about them is that the patient gets to walk the same day and go home with a walker. Max Hospital has an expert group of doctors who have good experience and knowledge of arthroscopy.
Dr Anmol S. Kalha
Associate Director - Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics
In this Video, Dr Anmol Kalha, Principal Consultant at Max Hospital Panchsheel Park speaks on why Max is one of the best dental treatment hospitals in India. According to Dr Anmol, Max Pansheel Park has a unique position of being the NABH accredited facility, the only of its kind in NCR region. Being NABH certified means that the quality of work, the technology & techniques used are all audited and quality checked as well as processed. Dr Anmol feels proud of having a team of consultants who cover the complete field of aesthetic, restortive, surgical, & smile designing for all ages with current technology. Max Hospital Panchsheel Park believes in providing patient-centric care where the satisfaction of patients is the utmost responsibility.
Dr Aishwarya Verma
In this Video, Dr Aishwarya, Senior Consultant from Max Hospital Panchsheel Park speaks about cavities in children and its treatment, prevention and symptoms. According to Dr Aishwarya, accessive sweets and taking milk with sugar at night contributes to cavities in children maximum times. Common symptoms of cavities include pain, swelling, difficulty in eating etc. These problems can be treated with all the forms of sedation like nitrous oxide gas, other forms of GA and above all the full treatment is now possible only in one sitting. Dr Asihwarya suggests that children should visit the dentist by their first birthday and around 6 monthly routines which can help in preventing cavities. Dr Aishwarya feels proud while saying that the Max hospital Pancheel has all art facilities which can deal with all severe cavity problems.
Dr. Pankaj Aneja
Director - Diabetes & Metabolic Diseases
In this Video, Dr. Pankaj Aneja, Senior Consultant at Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh speaks about effects of diabetes and all the complications associated with uncontrolled diabetes. According to Dr. Pankaj, diabetes is a silent killer, and it is necessary to realize that it is not a curable disease but a treatable disorder. Controlling diabetes does not mean monitoring the blood sugar levels alone instead it implies that complications and effects of diabetes are prevented. Through research and data, it is clear that diabetes patients are 4-5 times more prone to kidney problems, kidney failures, heart attacks, gangrene, and blindness. Dr. Pankaj proudly says that Max hospital Shalimar Bagh is fully equipped to handle all the complications of diabetes.
Dr Vikas Goswami
In this video, Dr Vikas Goswami, (Medical Oncology) Senior Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali explains Targeted Therapy and how it is beneficial for Head and Neck Cancer. He explains that the treatment of advanced Head and Neck Cancer is no more limited to debilitating chemotherapy. In today’s era, we have specialised medication known as targeted medicines which are monoclonal antibodies and another famous option immunotherapy that helps to increase body’s immunity to fight against cancer. They can be given alone or they can be combined with chemotherapy to enhance the effect. According to him, the advantage of targeted medicine is that they are fairly well – tolerable. So, the patient can take them for a fairly long time, without affecting the quality of his life. The backbone of targeted medicine is a lab which is equipped to diagnose the genetic expression profiling. We at Max have one of the best equipment to diagnose this genetic profiling.
Dr Vikas Goswami
In this video, Dr Vikas Goswami, (Medical Oncology) Senior Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali explains about Head & Neck Cancer, its symptoms, causes, treatment and methods of diagnosis. He explains that Head & Neck Cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting Indian men and women. It’s caused by tobacco consumption, whether in the form of chewing tobacco, guthka or smoking hookah, bidi, cigarettes or even e-cigarettes. 1/3rd of Indian population suffers from Head & Neck Cancer compared to only 4-5% among developed countries. Most common symptoms are ulcers (which does not heal), change in voice, difficulty in food and water intake. According to Dr Vikas, the diagnosis is usually by simple clinical examination. It may or may not require CT Scan or MRI. The treatment of this type of cancer depends on the stage. The early stage is treated by surgery, and later stages are usually treated by radiotherapy or medication like chemotherapy or targeted therapy. He further adds that his team is fully equipped with an entire department that caters to Head and Neck malignancies and also helps to individualise (personalise) the treatment.
Dr. kapil Gupta
Senior Consultant and In - charge (Vascular and Endovascular Surgery )
Did you know Varicose Veins affects 10% of the Indian population? Watch this video to understand symptoms, causes and treatment by Dr. Kapil Gupta, Sr Consultant & In-Charge, vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Max Hospital, Patparganj.
Diabetic foot occurs in almost 25% of patients with diabetes. Watch the video to understand Diabetic Foot and its treatment available by Dr. Kapil Gupta, Sr Consultant & In-Charge, vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Max Hospital, Patparganj.
Dr. Vikas Goswami
In this video, Dr Vikas Goswami, (Medical Oncology) Senior Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali explains about Gastrointestinal Cancer, its symptoms, causes, treatment and methods of diagnosis. He explains that GI Cancer i.e. Gastrointestinal Cancer is amongst the top 5 cancers affecting our population. It’s a lifestyle disorder which is related to altered diet, tobacco, lack of sleep and exercise. The most common symptoms are weight loss, altered bowel habits, blood in stools, chronic indigestion. According to Dr Vikas, it is diagnosed by upper GI Endoscopy or Colonoscopy associated with biopsy. The treatment basically depends upon the stage of the disease and the tolerance of the patient. It is an integrated treatment. He and his whole team sit together and try to individualise the therapy based upon the stage of the patient and patient parameters.
Dr. Subhash Gupta
Chairman - Centre for Liver & Biliary Sciences
This video contains the explaination of liver transplant procedure by Dr. Subhash Gupta, Chairman, Liver Transplant and Biliary Sciences, Max Hospital. A patient requires a liver transplant if the liver has been severely damaged due to infection, cancer or chronic alcoholism. With the development of cutting-edge technology, liver transplant surgeries have higher success rates
Dr. Akshay Tiwari
Director & Head - Musculoskeletal Oncology
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DR. Sonia Naik
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