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List of Apollo Hospitals in India
Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
About Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
Established in 1996, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital is NABH, NABL and JCI accredited.
Apollo Group offers 10,000 beds across 64 hospitals, more than 2,200 pharmacies, over 100 primary care & diagnostic clinics and 115 telemedicine units across 9 countries.
Apollo Hospital, Greams Road, Chennai
About Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
Established in 1983.
One of the best hospitals for heart care in India.
First Indian hospital to introduce techniques in coronary angioplasty, stereotactic radiotherapy and radio-surgery (for brain tumours).
Apollo Hospital, Mumbai
About Apollo Hospital, Mumbai
Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai is one of the most advanced multi-specialty tertiary care hospitals offering comprehensive services under one roof.
Accredited by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) and Joint Commission International (JCI), this is the 66th hospital of the Apollo Group.
Apollo Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore
About Apollo Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore
Apollo Hospital (Bannerghatta Road) Bangalore established in 2007 is one of the most modern hospital, committed to investing in the latest medical technology to ensure that all their patients benefit from the latest knowledge.,
They are equipped with state-of-the-art technology making it a powerhouse of healthcare in Bengaluru.
Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
About Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
Established in 1988, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad has emerged as one of the most renowned Health City in Asia.
It is the first hospital in the world to be accredited by the Disease or Condition-Specific Care Certification (DCSC) for Acute Stroke by JCI.
It comprises PET CT technology which is first of its kind in the country.
Apollo Hospital, Ahmedabad
About Apollo Hospital, Ahmedabad
Apollo Hospitals, Ahmedabad owned by the Apollo Hospitals Group was set up in 2003 in the heart of the western state of Gujarat.
The hospital is a super-speciality tertiary care hospital offering treatments for over +35 specialities
Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata
About Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata was established in 2003 and is a perfect combination of technological excellence, infrastructure, competent care and warm hospitality.
It is a joint venture of Apollo Group of Hospitals, India and Parkway Health of Singapore.
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai
About Apollo Proton Cancer Hospital, Chennai
Inaugurated on January 25, 2019 by the Hon'ble Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Apollo Proton Cancer Centre is India’s first JCI-accredited cancer hospital.
Being the first and only proton center in South Asia and the Middle East, the cancer center has been a ray of hope for millions of cancer survivors across 150+ countries.
Apollo Cancer Hospital, Chennai
About Apollo Cancer Hospital, Chennai
Apollo Cancer Centre, India’s first ISO certified healthcare provider is today ranked among the top super specialty hospitals , offering advanced tertiary care in Oncology, Orthopedics, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Head and Neck surgery and Reconstructive and Plastic surgery.
Apollo Heart Centre, Chennai
About Apollo Heart Centre, Chennai
Apollo Heart Centre is one of the best heart care institutes providing distinguished cardiac care services.
Since its inception 35 years ago, the hospital has made a position in providing world-class, minimally invasive cardiac services such as TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement) or TAVI (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation) and MitraClip.
Detailed Guide On Everything You Need To Know
What Is Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography?
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a procedure which is performed to diagnose problems in the gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas. Your liver secretes a fluid called bile that helps with digestion. The gallbladder helps in storage of bile until it is required for digestion. The bile duct carries bile from the liver to the gallbladder and small intestine. These ducts make up the biliary tree. The pancreas is a gland that produces enzymes which helps in digestion and also secretes hormones such as insulin.
Why Is It Done?
ERCP is performed to:
Diagnose and treat conditions related to pancreas or bile ducts (e.g. stone)
It is used to evaluate any symptoms (e.g. abdominal pain or jaundice) or further clarify the abnormal results from a blood test, ultrasound or CT scan.
Before or after gallbladder surgery.
Tumors can be diagnosed and indwelling plastic tubes called stents are used to bypass a blockage of the bile duct.
ERCP also helps to detect and treat problems following gallbladder surgery.
What Happens During The Procedure?
ERCP is a technique that combines the use of X-rays and an endoscope. A special long, flexible, lighted tube is used. The endoscope enables your doctor to view the inside of the stomach and duodenum, and inject dyes into the ducts in the biliary tree and pancreas so they can be seen on X-rays.
During the procedure, you will be lying on a table. You will be given local anaesthesia and a sedative to relax. Your doctor will guide the endoscope through your esophagus, stomach, and duodenum till the spot where the bile duct opens into the duodenum. Dye is injected and X-ray equipment is used to take pictures. This will give a better view about narrowing, or blockage of the ducts. If required, your doctor can take a biopsy for further evaluation, or even remove gallbladder stone or blockage. Once procedure is done, endoscope will be removed.
How Long Will It Take?
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography will take approximately an hour, depending upon the condition for which the procedure is done.
What Happens After The Procedure?
You may feel slight discomfort in the throat and need someone to accompany you home. Your doctor will schedule your follow-up. It is recommended to take rest after the procedure.
Why Choose Apollo Healthcare?
Established by Dr Prathap C Reddy in 1983, Apollo Healthcare has a robust presence across the healthcare ecosystem. From routine wellness & preventive health care to innovative life-saving treatments and diagnostic services, Apollo Hospitals has touched more than 120 million lives from over 120 countries, offering the best clinical outcomes.
7,000+ Healing HandsLargest network of the world’s finest and brightest medical experts who provide compassionate care using outstanding expertise and advanced technology.
4,000+ PharmaciesApollo Pharmacy is India’s first, largest and most trusted branded pharmacy network, with over 4000 plus outlets covering the entire nation
Most Advanced Healthcare TechnologyApollo Hospitals has been the pioneer in bringing ground-breaking healthcare technologies to India.
Best Clinical OutcomesLeveraging its vast medical expertise & technological advantage, Apollo Hospitals has consistently delivered best in class clinical outcomes.
Apollo 24|7 is the largest multi-channel digital healthcare platform in India, created with a vision of eliminating flexibility blockages from the healthcare industry. We believe in making healthcare affordable to everyone by combining analytic excellence, affordable cost, and extensive research with advanced technology. Apollo 24|7 is a single online platform where you have access to a wide range of services such as online pharmacy, online doctor consultations, and diagnostic lab tests at home. We also provide expert solutions for chronic conditions and COVID-care with a secured digital vault, where you can safely upload all your medical reports.
The Smart Choice for Your Health is Here
Make the best decision for your health by choosing Apollo 24|7. Here’s why you can count on us:
36 years of legacy in the healthcare industry
24x7 availability of doctors
More than 3.5 million diagnostic tests each year
700+ collection centres and 100+ laboratories
High quality and affordable diagnostic solutions
Fast and accurate test report results
Several medical specialties under one roof
Online prescriptions - available anytime, anywhere
Order medicines and book tests online with ease
Digitised health queries
Ask a Doctor Online 24/7
Online doctor consultations take place through online doctor chat, call, or video call. This helps you to talk to doctors online from the comfort of your home by simply choosing a doctor from different specialties. Avail personalised solutions for any health problem with prompt online doctor consultation with Apollo 24|7.
Safe and secure platform
Video and chat options
Online Doctor Consultation - Now at Your FingertipsThe demand for doctors is expected to increase as new medicines allow people to live longer. However, there are several ways to reach out to a doctor without the need to visit a hospital or clinic, all thanks to technology. With the online facility available, doctor consultations have become easier, and you can get the right health care. Online doctor consultations with 4000+ top medical doctors are available at Apollo 24|7. Video call or chat with expert doctors from 100+ medical specialties, including | Dermatology | Gynaecology | Paediatrics | Psychiatry | General Physicians | Gastroenterology | Dietetics | Ent Specialists | and more, in just 15 minutes.
Benefits of choosing online doctor consultations:
Save time, money, and effort.
No need to travel.
Most convenient option to choose from, and helps in early diagnosis.
Online doctor consultations are confidential and safe.
No risks of infections.
Apollo 24|7 is a part of Apollo Hospitals. Apollo Hospitals was established in 1983 by Dr. Prathap C Reddy. It incorporates over 10,000 beds across 70 hospitals, over 4000 pharmacies, 172 primary care and diagnostic clinics, and 148 telemedicine facilities spread across 13 countries. Apollo Hospitals has touched billions of lives by offering exceptional clinical outcomes.
Milestones of Apollo Hospitals:
36 Years of legacy and credibility in the healthcare industry.
NABL certified multi-channel digital healthcare platform.
World’s best medical specialists.
Largest & trusted branded healthcare network.
Advanced healthcare technology.
Pharmacy Simplified with Apollo 24|7
Apollo pharmacy is the most credible and established online pharmacy in India. It delivers 100% original medicines and products. Apollo pharmacy is believed to offer super-fast home delivery for all the healthcare essentials. Explore our broad range of medicines or over-the-counter medicines and products such as baby care, personal care, wellness, lifestyle, health, and nutrition categories online with ease.
Rapid deliveries of medicines are available online at Apollo Pharmacy. In some cities, deliveries are done in less than 24 hours.
Get health credits on purchasing medicines and products.
Alluring deals on medicines and other products.
A broad range of medicines and essential healthcare products to choose from.
Prescriptions are uploaded directly.
Authentic and top-notch quality products.
Convenient Diagnostic Lab Tests at Home
Regular health check-ups are vital for a healthy life because it helps in detecting diseases at the earliest, following a timely treatment. Apollo 24|7 provides blood sample testing at your doorstep conveniently. You can book lab tests at home and utilise the home-collection facility. We offer a broad range of diagnostic lab tests such as | RT-PCR Test | Renal Profile Test (KFT, RFT) | Hemogram Test | Lipid Profile Test | Thyroid Profile Test (T3 T4 TSH) | D-Dimer Test | Urine Culture Test | Complete Blood Count Test (CBC Test) | Widal Test | Liver Function Test (LFT) | and more.
Top-notch quality diagnostics are critical for the best treatment and personalised patient care.
Here are some simple steps to book a lab test:
Book online - Select the package or test you want to book.
Choose home-sample collection option - A qualified phlebotomist visits your home for sample collection at the selected slot time.
Get fast and accurate blood test reports - download them from the app or website anytime, anywhere!
Find Pathology Labs with Ease at Apollo 24|7Manage your health with prompt health check-ups from Apollo 24|7. We offer an extensive range of laboratory services that deliver factual diagnostic lab test results. You will find the most trusted pathology labs here at Apollo 24|7.
Other Services Offered by Apollo 24|7
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Apollo 24/7 Circle is an elite membership plan for those who put their overall health and well-being on priority. This membership plan guarantees priority access to Apollo’s best doctors, personalised care, unique deals, and comprehensive wellness programs especially curated by professionals.
Apollo Prohealth Program Apollo Pro Health Program is an exclusive end-to-end personalised proactive healthcare management program that combines predictive risk assessments and top-notch quality diagnostics with accurate physician checks. Approximately 22 million health checks have been done based on this program. You can count on us for:
Customised health risk assessments: diagnostic tests designed exclusively for your profile to foresee the health risks.
Physician-led assessment: designed for customised treatment plans and overall wellness goals.
Multi-organ assessment: diagnostic tests designed as per your profile with consultations from top specialists and physicians.
Health instructors: to evaluate your health parameters regularly and help you stay on your path to health and wellness.