Jaipur, February, 2019.
In the wake of rising incidence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), the Fortis Escorts Hospital in the city today organized a mega multi-specialty health camp where participants came for consultation and check-ups.
The one-day camp was aimed at serving the medical need people suffering from heart ailments, bone and joint problems, arthritis, kidney diseases, diabetes, hormone issues. Participants with problems of urology and geriatric care were also present at the camp held in association with Lions Club, Jaipur Hawa Mahal at the premises of Shri Govind Dev Ji Temple.
Doctors of different specialties who will participate in the camp include Dr. Sanjeeb Roy (Director, Interventional Cardiology), Dr. Anup Jhurani (Director, Joint Replacement), Dr. Mukesh Sarna (Consultant, Internal Medicine), Dr. Rajesh Sharma (Bariatric and Laparoscopic Surgeon), Dr. Rajesh Garsa (Nephrologist), Dr. Amit Sharma (Rheumatologist), Dr. Sandeep Gupta (Sr. Consultant, Uro Surgeon) and Dr. Sunit Mathur (Consultant, Geriatric Care), and Dr. Manoj Kumar Khandelwal (Diabetes and Hormone Disorder specialist).
Participants discussed their problems with the doctors and received free check-up for hypertension, blood sugar, Pulmonary Function Test (PFT), and Electrocardiography (ECG), when recommended by the doctor. Fortis Escorts is one of the modern healthcare facilities in the capital that offers sophisticated treatment options such as joint replacement surgeries using robotics and computer navigation technologies.
“The camp was much needed as cities like Jaipur are increasingly witnessing a spurt in non-communicable diseases due to rising levels of stress and unhealthy lifestyle. Most of the cases in the camp were that of Diabetes, Geriatric, and Cardiac. We received as many as 1500+ people today and the response was tremendous,” says Dr. Sanjeeb Roy (Director, Interventional Cardiology), Dr. Anup Jhurani (Director, Joint Replacement),Fortis Escorts Hospital, Jaipur.
Other people who are likely to attend the camp are Mr. Rahul Rawat, President, Lions Club, Mr. Ankit Khandelwal, Secretary, Lions Club, Mr. Vishnu, Treasurer, Lions Club, and other dignitaries from Lions Club such as Mr. Ravi Rela, Mr. Nitin Agarwal, Mr. Anuj Modi, Mr. Gaurav Gandhi, Mr. A K Bhargav, Mr. S K Kalani, Mr. Dinesh Gupta, and Mr. Surendra Gupta.