CARDIOLOGY/ CARDIO THORACIC SURGERY
The Cardiology department at Shekhar Hospital specializes in interventional cardiology, electrophysiology and non-invasive cardiology, as well as cardiac by-pass and minimally invasive surgery. Further, the team of cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons specializes in conducting cardiac rehabilitation outpatient program that is carefully designed to help heart attack survivors, patients suffering from heart diseases, or people who underwent any cardiac surgery. Moreover, the team holds the capabilities to conduct carotid/coronary angioplasty stenting, and coronary bypass surgeries.
OPD for 36 Specialities
24 hrs. Intensive Room - Trauma unit
We are there to bring you back to life.
The traumacenter in Shekhar Hospital is known for saving thousands of lives. The center has solved innumerable extreme cases where there is an issue of immediate survival. Our highly-specialized surgeons work with the most advanced equipment to increase the likelihood of survival in the patients who are sent here. The word “trauma” best describes what brings people to these centers as they are equipped to handle life-threatening and critical injuries.
The centeris divided according to the functionality. There are 08 Surgical ICUs, 01 Medical ICU, 01 HDU and 01 Trauma ICU. The trauma center is fully equipped with all the necessary apparatus for intensive care and always offers the best to meet the ever increasing demand of seriously injured & critically seeks patients. The center, one of the finest in the zone, promises to have state-of-the-art infrastructure, equipment and excellent medical facilities with equally competent medical and paramedical personals.
Blood Bank & Component Center
The cath lab, also known as a catheter laboratory or cardiac catheterisation laboratory is a part of cardiac department. The lab at Shekhar Hospitalis the place where the tests and procedures including ablation, angiogram, angioplasty and implantation of pacemakers / ICDs are carried out. The Cath Lab has a team of different specialists, which is led by a cardiologist.
The procedures performed in a cardiac cath lab almost always involve tiny, flexible tubes, called catheters, which can be used instead of surgery, to access the heart and blood vessels. Special imaging equipment is used to see the arteries and check how well blood is flowing to and from the heart. This information helps the care team to diagnose and treat blockages and other problems in the arteries.
NABL Accredited Pathalogy Lab
We are there to diagnose precisely.
The Pathology Department of Shekhar Hospital conducts all types of medical tests associated to different medical casesto find out causes, origin and nature of diseases. The NABL accredited modern lab examines tissues, organs, bodily fluids and autopsies to study and diagnose diseases. The department is controlled by External Quality, under the aegis of CMC VELLORE,and ranked in top 100 from last 08 years. The state-of-the-art lab is open 24 x 7 and well-equipped to find results with precision. Currently the laboratory has equipment like MiniVidas, Cardiac, Marker, ELISA, Reader and Coagulation Analyzer, which have been instrumental in detecting diseases time and again.
Colonoscopy uses a colonoscope, which is a 4-feet- long, flexible tube having the thickness of a finger and a camera with the source of light at its tip, to evaluate the inside of the large intestine, also called colon. Further, the surgeons at Shekhar Hospital specialize in operating the internal organs and vessels of your body using an endoscope. The nonsurgical procedure, endoscopy is primarily used to examine a person's digestive tract. Moreover, Shekhar Hospital holds the capacity to conduct endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), which enables to examine the pancreatic and bile ducts.
The study of microscopic organisms, such as bacteria, viruses, archaea, fungi and protozoa is known as Microbiology. Under this discipline fundamental research on the biochemistry, physiology, cell biology, ecology, evolution and clinical aspects of microorganisms are done.
The Microbiology unit of Shekhar Hospital is a sophisticatedsection of the hospital in which all samples from wards, OT, ICU, dialysis are brought and cultures are grown for maintaining aseptic conditions in the hospital. The unit, time-to-time tests food and water samples along with other body fluids of the patients. Blood cultures are performed regularly with diagnosis of typhoid and paratyphoid.
From treating all the diseases specific to women and girls, the Gynaecology department at Shekhar Hospital specializes in offering ante-natal, natal and post-natal services, including preconception counselling, high-risk pregnancy care, reproductive medicine, adolescent health solution, menopausal care, assisted conception and infertility solutions. The gynaecologists work in cooperation with pediatricians at the Shekhar Hospital. From taking care of newborn problems, to adolescent issues, the team of pediatricians works 24x7 to keep your little bundles of joy intact. The team is also well equipped to handle emergency situations.
The orthopaedic team at Shekhar Hospital boasts of its competent orthopaedicians and orthopaedic surgeons that work round the clock to improve the bone health of their patients. The team specializes in knee and hip replacement procedures, including pneumatic touniquets and pulsatile lavage systems. Further, the orthopaedicians and orthopaedic surgeons consult and/or seek services of neurosurgeons when it comes to dealing with the problems of spine. In collaboration with each other, they have acquired expertise in performing cervical spine, lumbar spine, hand and wrist surgeries, as well as plastic surgery.
SKIN/ RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
24 x 7 PHARMACY
Our hospital has a pharmacy within the premise and operates 24 x 7. Its availability has enabled patients to procure their medicines in the hospital premises itself and also has made their experience a hassle-free one as they could avoid odd hour medicine hunt across the city. The pharmacy caters all the daily requirements of patients and offers medicines from standard companies and follow stringent quality control measures. It provides a complete range of pharmacy services through easy and swift dispensation of medicines
INFECTION CONTROL COMMITTEE
Hospital Infection Control Committee is headed by Microbiologist
Spread of infections in hospitals can take lives. Our hospital infection control committee instructs health care workers to take precautionary steps to be free from the infections. Proper hand wash is the most effective way to prevent the spread of infections in hospitals. Patients should not hesitate to remind friends, family and health care providers to wash their hands before getting close them. Health care workers should also cover coughs and sneezes, staying up-to-date with immunizations, use masks and protective clothing, make tissues and hand cleaners and follow hospital guidelines when dealing with blood or contaminated items.