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  • Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon

    Gurgaon , India Established in : 2001 Number of Beds : 300 Super Specialty, About Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
    • Brand Fortis was established in 1996 and now has over 55 facilities in line to offer health facilities within India and abroad.
    • It is an NABH accredited multi-specialty tertiary care hospital.
    • Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) had ranked second in a global study of the 30 most technologically advanced hospitals in the world conducted by ‘
    • The Institute is known to be the 'Mecca of Healthcare' for Asia Pacific region. 
    • Fields of expertise include Cardiac Sciences, Neurosciences, Emergency & Trauma, Bone & Joint, Renal Sciences, Gastro Sciences, Critical Care and Organ Transplants.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
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  • Shalby Hospital, Ahmedabad

    Ahmedabad , India Established in : 1994 Number of Beds : 1700 Multi Specialty, About Shalby Hospital, Ahmedabad
    • Accredited by NABH, NABL, ISO 9001:2008, Shalby Hospital in Ahmedabad was established in 1994.
    • Chairman and Managing Director of the multi specialty hospital, Dr. Vikram I. Shah, is known worldwide as the inventor of “O”Technique in Total Knee Replacement.
    • Provided treatment to over 35,000 patients worldwide since 2007 for various ailments.
    • Have provided at-home medical treatments to 2000 patients through Shalby Homecare facility.
    • It is the first Hospital to offer Total Knee Replacement surgery in western region of India.
    • Runs Out Patient Departments (OPDs), across India as well as abroad, like, in Kenya and Uganda.
    • Shalby Hospital is also the winner of various prestigious awards like Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Award and FICCI Operational Excellence Award.
    • It has also been awarded the CNBC Bajar Award for Excellence in Healthcare Services on 12th March, 2016.
    • Provides Specialty Clinics for Stroke, Epilepsy, Acidity, Snore & Sinus, Glaucoma, Sleep Study, Diabetes, Liver, Kidney, Asthma, Fertility, Obesity, Hypertension and Radio Therapy.
    • Specializes in Joint Replacement Surgery, Critical Care & Trauma, Spine Surgery, Neurology and Neuro Surgery, Ortho-Oncology Surgery, Cardiology & Minimal Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Sports Injury, Kidney Transplant and Liver Transplant Counselling.
    • NABH Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
  • Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon

    Gurgaon , India Established in : 2007 Number of Beds : 550 Super Specialty, About Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon
    • Artemis Hospital, founded in 2007 and spanning across 9 acres, stands as a premier multi-specialty hospital in Gurgaon, India.
    • This esteemed hospital has been recognised with NABH, NABL along with JCI accreditation a remarkable three times, pioneering among other hospitals in Gurgaon.
    • In 2011, it was honoured with the Asia Pacific Hand Hygiene Excellence Award by WHO.
    • For its high-led technology, which ensures medical excellence, the hospital has been regarded as the Best Super Specialty Hospital in Delhi NCR by the Indian Excellence Award in 2017 and, consecutively, in 2018, the Best Multi-Specialty Hospital in Delhi NCR by the Health Care Awards.
    • In 2019, the hospital received the Kayakalp Award from the Quality Council of India in association with the Government of India for promoting cleanliness, hygiene, and infection control.
    • International patient services: It extends seamless international patient services by providing medical visa assistance, air ambulances, language interpretation services, and other services, thus ensuring a seamless experience for its cross-border patients.
    • It actively collaborates with a range of insurance providers, striving to make top-quality healthcare services more accessible and affordable for the patients.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
  • Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai

    Chennai , India Established in : 1983 Number of Beds : 560 Multi Specialty, About Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
    • Apollo Hospital in Chennai is known for its specialised care, especially for heart-related issues, making it one of the best hospitals in India.
    • It was the first hospital in India to introduce advanced techniques in heart procedures and brain tumour treatments.
    • With accreditations from NABH and JCI, Apollo Hospital in Chennai continues to be a leader in providing top-notch healthcare services.
    • The hospital has received prestigious accreditations and recognitions, including being the first in South India to be accredited by the Joint Commission International USA and being declared a "Centre of Excellence" by the Government of India.
    • The hospital receives over 10,000 pharmacy walk-ins and 2200 admissions daily.
    • It serves a large number of patients daily and has been consistently voted as the "Best Private Sector Hospital in India" by The Week magazine.
    • The hospital's excellence is further affirmed by its top rankings in the All India Multispecialty Hospital Survey 2016 conducted by Times Health.
    • Apollo Chennai is also known for performing India's first successful pancreas transplant.
    • The hospital has also successfully performed Asia's first en-bloc combined heart and liver transplant, attaining a remarkable achievement in the global healthcare space.
    • It has a strong track record, with over 1,52,000 cardiac and cardiothoracic surgeries performed.
    • International Patients Services;
      • Every year, the hospital provides medical care to more than 20,000 patients from around the world.
      • It offers a range of services for international patients, including visa assistance, airport transfers, accommodation arrangements, language interpretation, medical coordination, treatment packages, and travel recommendations.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi

    New Delhi , India Established in : 1996 Number of Beds : 1000 Multi Specialty, About Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
    • Established in 1996, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital is 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.
    • Indraprastha Apollo Hospital has 52 specialties under one roof.
    • Major specialities of the hospital include Anaesthesia, Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cancer, Paediatrics, Critical Care, Emergency Care, Fetal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Interventional Radiology, IVF, Liver and Kidney Transplant, Nuclear Medicine, Nephrology, Neurosciences, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otolaryngology (ENT), Paediatrics, Pediatric Surgery, Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Respiratory & Sleep Medicine, Rheumatology, Spine Surgery, Urology and Andrology and Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.
    • First hospital in India to perform a Paediatric Liver Transplant in 1998.
    • The hospital ranked first in Neurosciences, Renal Sciences, Oncology, Paediatrics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics & Emergency in The Times Of India Healthcare Survey 2016.
    • It has also ranked the 6th Best Private Hospital in India for Cardiology by The WEEK in the Best Hospital Survey 2013 conducted by A C Nielsen.
    • Awarded a Special Commendation for the Golden Peacock Environment Management Award by a jury chaired by Justice P. N. Bhagwati and Former Chief Justice of India for the hospital's environmental practices.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
  • Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai

    Mumbai , India Established in : 2008 Number of Beds : 750 Multi Specialty, About Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
    • Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, one of the most modern and state-of-the-art multi-speciality tertiary care hospitals in Mumbai, was launched in 2008 by Reliance Group.
    • It is the only hospital in Mumbai with all four renowned accreditations, including the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH), National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL), India, Joint Commission International (JCI), and College of American Pathology (CAP), USA.
    • It is the only Indian hospital to perform the fastest 1000 robotic surgeries within 48 months of launch and overall over 3615 robotic surgeries.
    • The hospital has established 18 advanced cancer care centres which have performed over 21022 complex cancer surgeries with excellent outcomes.
    • The hospital has received the following awards:
      • FE Healthcare Awards 2024
      • Winner of the Organizational Report Competition during Quality Month 2023
      • No. 1 Multispeciality Hospital in Mumbai and Western India
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital in Mumbai Award at the Navbharat Healthcare Awards 2023
      • Hospital of the Year 2023 - Multispeciality, National Award
      • Ranked No. 1 Multispecialty Hospital in Mumbai and Western India by The Week Magazine - 7th year in a row
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital of Western India 2022
      • FE Best Hospital Awards 2022 for excellence in Multispeciality, Oncology, Orthopaedics and Neurology
      • Univants of Healthcare Excellence Certificate of Achievement 2021
      • Trusted Hospital in Mumbai 2021 award
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital in Mumbai award at the Nava Bharat Healthcare Awards 2021
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital Western Region Award at ET Health Awards 2021
      • Univants of Healthcare Excellence 2020 Certificate of Achievement
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital - National, Best Hospital for Oncology and Diabetology - Western India at ET Healthworld Hospital Awards 2020
      • Reader's Digest Most Trusted Hospital award
      • Best Multispeciality Hospital Award 2018
      • Centre for Excellence Award for Neurology at the India Healthcare and Wellness Awards
      • Excellence in Multispecialty Hospital Award at the India Today Excellence Healthcare Awards 2018
      • Reader's Digest's Trusted Hospital Award 2017 for Oncology
      • Best Multispecialty Hospital at BW Businessworld Healthcare & Summit Awards on 29th June 2016
      • One of the Reader's Digest Trusted Hospitals, 2016
      • Smartest Hospital Building by Honeywell
    • International Patient Services -
      • The hospital offers specialised services for patients from around the world, guaranteeing them a pleasant and comfortable experience during their visit.
      • It was amongst the first hospitals in India to accept international patients, with COVID-related protocols in practice for doctors, support staff, patients, and relatives.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
  • Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi

    New Delhi , India Established in : 2005 Number of Beds : 539 Super Specialty, About Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi
    • Established in 2005, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, is considered one of the best hospitals in the country. 
    • The hospital is accredited with NABH and JCI and provides the highest quality of patient safety and care.
    • It is a regional hub for complex procedures, including targeted cancer treatments, neurovascular intervention, heart surgeries, orthopaedic surgeries, liver & kidney transplants, and fertility treatments.
    • Max Institute of Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery, Saket is accredited as the First and Founder Center of Excellence in ‘Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery’ (2011 - 2014) by the Surgical Review Corporation, USA.
    • Max Hospital has also received many awards, including:
      • Awarded for its initiatives towards customer experience improvement & for patient safety at FICCI Healthcare Excellence Awards
      • Express Healthcare Awards for Excellence in Healthcare
      • Honoured with the First Global Green OT Accreditation
      • D L Shah National Award on 'Economics of Quality' by Quality Council of India
    • International Patient Services - With highly experienced, internationally renowned doctors and advanced medical technology, the hospital provides tailored services to ensure a seamless experience for international patients. 
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
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  • BLK-Max Super Speciality Hospital Delhi

    New Delhi , India Established in : 1959 Number of Beds : 650 Super Specialty, About BLK-Max Super Speciality Hospital Delhi
    • BLK-Max Super Speciality Hospital in New Delhi ranks among the top 10 multi-super speciality hospitals in Delhi NCR. 
    • The hospital offers world-class healthcare with state-of-the-art technology and highly skilled medical professionals, ensuring personalised treatment and holistic healing across various specialities.
    • It is accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH), and the National Accreditation Board for Laboratories and Calibration (NABL) for its processes and high-quality patient care.
    • Recognised with approximately 45 awards in the healthcare sector, including;
      • ET Healthworld Hospital Awards for Best Multi-Speciality Hospital.
      • “Quality Beyond Accreditation” award in AHPI 2020 at Bengaluru.
      • Gold Award at Hospital Management Asia (HMA) in Bangkok (2013) and HMA Awards 2014.
      • Best Patient Experience Technology Innovation Award in 2019.
      • MEDCON 2016 Awards by ASSOCHAM.
    • BLK Bone Marrow Transplant Centre, one of the largest centres in Asia, is accredited with Delhi’s First MUD (Match Unrelated Donor) Transplant.
    • The hospital is renowned for its expertise in robotic surgeries, cancer care, and bone marrow transplants (BMTs).
    • It was the first private hospital in India to perform liver and heart transplants.
    • The hospital offers pioneering technologies, including being the first in North India to provide Tomotherapy, Revolution Frontier CT Scan, and Signa Artist MRI.
    • It was the first in Delhi to install and use an automatic pneumatic chute system, which enhanced healthcare efficiency.
    • The hospital hosts one of the largest and most prestigious critical care programs across various departments, including medical, surgical, cardiac, paediatrics, neonatology, neurosciences, and organ transplants.
    • International Patient Services;
      • The hospital strives to serve over 20,000+ patients across the globe every year.
      • It has an impressive track record, having conducted over 130,000 surgeries, treated 440,000 patients (IPD), and provided 2,900,000 OPD consultations with 1,100,000 patients from across the globe.
      • It has served the healthcare needs of thousands of global citizens from Southeast and Central Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Pacific Islands, and North America.
      • Conveniently located within a 30-minute drive from the international airport and next to a well-known Metro Station in Delhi, it offers easy access for patients and their attendants.
      • The hospital features a dedicated lounge for international patients, providing facilities for free internet access.
      • Personalised services for overseas patients include query response, travel arrangements, relationship management, accommodation, and food for attendants, as well as language interpreter services.
      • Additional value-added services include visa arrangements, FRRO registration, currency exchange and wire transfer, car hire, choice of international cuisine, post-discharge query handling, and conference call services.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
  • Gleneagles Global Hospital, Chennai

    Chennai , India Established in : 1999 Number of Beds : 1000 Multi Specialty, About Gleneagles Global Hospital, Chennai
    • Established in 1999, Gleneagles Global Hospitals is one of India’s most renowned multi-organ transplant centers, accredited by NABH, NABL, and NABB. 
    • The hospital offers 1000 bedded facility and is one of the top tertiary care multispeciality hospitals in the city.
    • It is an international medical destination for thousands of patients in India, the Middle East, Africa, and SAARC nations. 
    • The center is a part of IHH Healthcare, one of the world’s largest healthcare providers and also ranked as India’s fourth largest healthcare chain.
    • The center provides high-quality medical services in different areas such as Multi-Organ Transplants (kidneys, liver, heart, and lungs), Hepatic, Cardiac, Neuro, Gastro, Orthopaedic, Urology, etc.
    • The doctor's team performs 18,000 surgeries, treating 30,000 out-patients and 50,000 in-patients yearly.
    • It is the first hospital in South India to perform 5 organ transplant surgeries successfully in a day and is also the first hospital to perform a Split Liver Transplant in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.
    • It also did London 1st Adult Swap Liver Transplant in India
    • First Hospital to introduce the Two Wheeler Ambulance Service (GART- Global Accident Rescue Team).
    • First Hospital in South Asia to perform the Nucleus Replacement in Spine.
    • They performed India's first Single Lung Transplant and first Minimal Invasive Lung Transplant.
    • For the first time in India, Global Health City successfully implants an Implantable Artificial Lung.
    • Gleneagles Global Hospital is the only Indian Hospital to be associated with King's College Hospital, London, the United Kingdom for Liver transplantations.
    • The first hospital to be recognized for Research and Development by the Government of India.
    • NABH Accrediation
    • NABL Accrediation
  • Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata

    Kolkata , India Established in : 2003 Number of Beds : 700 Multi Specialty, 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.
    • Parkway Group is a leading healthcare group in Asia. It provides more than 70% of private healthcare in Singapore. Its subsidiaries include Parkway Group Healthcare, which owns a network of regional hospitals and medical centres in Malaysia, India and Brunei.
    • Apollo Gleneagles hospitals was ranked the best multi-speciality hospital in Kolkata by the THE WEEK-A C Nielsen, Best Hospital Survey 2013.
    • Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital has also introduced Novalis TX with Brain LAB, the revolutionary technology in Radiation Therapy (RT). This technology has the advantage of maximizing tumour destruction while minimizing the damage to normal tissues.
    • The other important facilities offered include IGRT THERAPY , IMRT THERAPY, Comprehensive Brachytherapy by image 4D-CRT ,Knifeless Surgery of Brain by Radiosurgery, all these for the first time in Eastern India.
    • It is the only hospital in Eastern India to be accredited with the Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation, the international benchmark for quality care.
    • Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata has launched India's first Cellvizio System.
    • It has conducted the first ever Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis Replacement in East India.
    • It has performed the first successful critical neurosurgery on a child patient suffering from a critical cyst similar to a second head. The eight-month-old child was born with a rare and unheard condition of Encephalomeningocele. This surgery was the first of its kind in the entire country.
    • Apollo Gleneaagles are the first in Eastern India  to organise a live workshop on CARTO or Electrophysiology Mapping Technique.
    • They are also recognised for being performing the first ever cadaver transplant in Eastern India.
    • JCI Accrediation
    • NABH Accrediation

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Which are the Best Hospitals for General Surgery in India?

The best hospitals for General Surgery in India are:

How Can We Find the Best General Surgery Hospital in India?

While choosing hospitals for treatment, it has typically been observed that people have some consistent preferences on essential factors. It can be challenging to locate the best general surgery hospital in India. Yet, if you can overcome this obstacle, you can anticipate receiving the greatest care at affordable prices. The following guidance can assist you in your search:

  • Explore Online: Search the best general surgery hospitals in India online. Several websites, most notably Joint Commission International (JCI) and NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Services), provide ratings and reviews of hospitals.
  • Check for Expertise: Seek out hospitals with general surgery surgeons with a tonne of expertise, a solid education, and a proven track record of success. You can get this information on the hospital's website or by contacting them directly.
  • Check for Accreditation: A hospital's accreditation should be considered when choosing one. Locate hospitals that have received accreditation from the NABH, JCI, or other reputable organizations. The accreditation process ensures the hospital complies with strict standards for the standard and security of patient treatment.
  • Patient Feedback: You must look up reviews and hospital ratings before selecting any hospital. Because all hospitals place a high value on the patient experience. Choose the items with the highest ratings and reviews. This ranking will demonstrate the hospital's quality and experience.

How Soon Can I Schedule General Surgery at a Hospital in India?

The cost of your general surgery in India may vary depending on the following:

  • Your Condition's Urgency
  • Type of Surgery Required
  • Surgeon's and Hospital Accessibility
  • Any Necessary Preoperative Testing or Evaluations

It is advised to consult a qualified healthcare provider or a general surgeon in India to choose the best time for your general surgery. They will be able to assess your particular medical needs and give you more information about the scheduling process and time constraints.

What Services Can We Expect Once We Get to the Hospital?

You can expect to receive a range of medical services at the hospital that are appropriate for your needs. 

  • Medications: Depending on the nature and degree of the treatment, you may be given medications to control your symptoms, reduce your risk of complications, or improve your health function.
  • Diagnostic Screening: A complete blood count (CBC), kidney, liver, and blood sugar tests, chest x-rays to evaluate your lungs, electrocardiograms (ECGs) to assess your heart, and other diagnostic procedures may be carried out on you.
  • Surgical Procedures: Depending on your health, your doctor may decide whether an open or minimally invasive surgery is best for you. A wide variety of common conditions, including hernias, appendices, hemorrhoids, and many others, can be treated with general surgery.
  • Recovery Time: The prediction of your recovery time is done by your surgeon as they are familiar with your current state of health, the specifics of the treatment being performed, your age, and all of the other aspects that, taken together, will decide how quickly you recover. The length of time needed to recover completely from the surgery will be increased by unanticipated problems.
  • Ongoing Monitoring and Follow-up: After being discharged from the hospital, you can arrange follow-up appointments with your doctor to track your recovery, adjust any medications as necessary, and ensure your health is stable.

A hospital's services will largely depend on your preferences and the specific medical problem you are dealing with. Your medical team will create a treatment plan with you that considers your unique needs and enables you to get the best results.

Why Prefer India for General Surgery Hospitals? 

For many reasons, India has been a popular destination for medical tourism, especially for general surgery:

  • Cost-Effective: General surgery is less expensive in India than in several other countries. Medical procedures in India can cost up to 60–90% less than those in the US, UK, or Europe without sacrificing quality. Before making travel plans, it is advisable to estimate the overall cost of the medical trip and the length of the hospital stay.
  • Expertise: General surgery surgeons trained at some of the best medical schools worldwide are widely available in India. The innovative work of many of these surgeons in the field of general surgery is also well-known.
  • Advanced Technology: India has invested significantly in creating state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic facilities and cutting-edge medical technology. The medical center can differentiate itself to a great extent with the help of its infrastructure and equipment. Because the latest equipment requires fewer incisions and hastens patient recovery, patients should base their decision on a testing test and technical advancements at the clinic.
  • Medical Insurance: The majority of hospitals in India provide mediclaim facilities. Medical insurance is one approach to lessen the financial burden of treatment costs and hospital expenses, which can be very high. Individuals with health insurance should read their policies carefully and confirm that their plan covers the hospital they choose.
  • Accessibility: India is well connected to significant foreign cities, and numerous airlines offer direct flights to significant Indian cities. Several Indian hospitals also have a specialized team of medical coordinators who can assist with visa applications, travel arrangements, and other logistical aspects of medical tourism.
  • Quality of Care: In addition to having a stringent certification process in place for hospitals, clinics, and other medical facilities, India has a reputation for providing top-notch healthcare. Via organizations like JCI, NABH, or ISO, several hospitals in India have received certification that they adhere to international healthcare standards.

Overall, India is a popular choice for medical tourists seeking general surgery care due to its attractive combination of cutting-edge medical technology, medical insurance, skilled medical experts, cost-effectiveness, quality of care, and accessibility.

How Can I Schedule an Appointment in a General Surgery Hospital in India?

You can adhere to these measures to make an appointment at a general surgery hospital in India:

  • Start Exploring Indian Hospitals that Perform General Surgery: Find Indian hospitals offering the operations you require by searching online. See your physician and a medical tourism organizer for advice.
  • Communicate with the Hospital: Once you've located a hospital, check out its website to learn how to get in touch with it. To make an appointment, speak with the hospital directly via phone, email, or online form. Individuals should investigate pharmacies, accommodation, transportation, and more. In the area of the hospital, look for rental homes, guest houses, or other places to stay where you can rest and move around conveniently.
  • Discuss Your Medical Records: For the hospital representative to assess your case and choose the best course of action, go through your medical history with them during your chat, including any test results or imaging scans.
  • Share your travel details: You must also include information about your intended itinerary, including the dates of your arrival and departure, your chosen airline, and any special needs you may have.
  • Check the Appointment and Payment Information: After getting the appointment confirmation, you will receive more information on how to make payments, preoperative testing guidelines, and other hospital stay-related topics. Hospital stays and their associated costs are increasing significantly. As a result, you ought to approach the medical facilities that are known for their reasonable prices. In this regard, you want to place special emphasis on hospitals that are covered by your health insurance plan.

Instead, you can deal with a medical tourism facilitator or a travel agency for healthcare, who can assist you with vacation planning, appointment scheduling, and other aspects of your medical trip to India.

Can You Trust Hospitals in India for General Surgeries?

  • The healthcare industry in India is growing, and several of its facilities specialize in general surgery. Some of these hospitals are renowned for their expertise and state-of-the-art technology.
  • Having said that, just as in every healthcare system, there are variations in the levels of treatment and safety in various facilities. Research is crucial when choosing a hospital. Pick a hospital that has a strong reputation for offering general surgery care of the highest caliber, licensed and knowledgeable medical staff, and state-of-the-art equipment and technology.
  • You could look for hospitals that have been accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) or the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABHHP) (NABH). These accreditations attest to the hospital's adherence to quality and safety requirements.
  • It is better to consult your doctor or a medical tourism organization for advice on selecting a reputable facility and assurance that you'll get the right care prior to, during, and after your general surgery.

Why are the Hospitals in India Highly Ranked for General Surgeries?

There are sound reasons why Indian hospitals are well-regarded for general procedures:

  • Expertise: Medical professionals in India are highly trained and experienced in providing general surgery treatments. Many of them are alumni of renowned medical schools in India and other nations.
  • Cost: Hospitals in India offer general surgery procedures at a significant discount compared to those in the US and other developed nations. This makes them a viable choice for those who cannot afford pricey medical procedures in their home nations.
  • A High Volume of Surgeries: Each year, numerous Indian hospitals undertake a sizable number of general procedures, demonstrating their high degree of proficiency and knowledge in this area.
  • Amenities: Hospitals in India provides various amenities such as pharmacy, hotels, food, transport, and much more.
  • Technology: Modern general surgery tools and technologies are available in Indian facilities, including minimally invasive surgery, live diagnostics, etc.
  • Government Support: In addition to increasing money for medical research and development and promoting medical tourism, the Indian government has made initiatives to promote the development of the healthcare sector.
  • Patient-friendly and Personalized Care: The provision of excellent patient care is a significant factor in enhancing patient happiness. A patient might feel at home and reduce treatment anxiety by receiving individualized care from a warm and supportive medical staff.

Due to a combination of skill, price, technology, volume, patient-friendly and personalized care, and government funding, Indian institutes have obtained excellent general surgery rankings.

What is the Total Cost of General Surgery in Indian Hospitals?

  • The total cost of general surgery in Indian hospitals can vary significantly depending on a variety of factors, including the procedure being performed, the hospital, the area, the patient's health, and additional medical expenses. Nonetheless, general surgery costs in India are typically much lower than those in many industrialized countries.
  • The average cost of general surgery in India may range from INR 5,000 to INR 60,000, depending on the procedure and the hospital. Yet, more complex procedures could be more expensive.
  • These costs only include the price of the procedure itself and any related medical charges, such as hospitalization, testing, and prescription medications. There may be additional expenses for travel, housing, and post-operative care in India's cost of general surgery.
  • You can contact a healthcare professional or a medical tourism organization to get an exact estimate of the entire cost of general surgery in India based on your specific medical needs and circumstances.

Is General Surgery Risky in Indian Hospitals?

  • General surgery has some inherent dangers, much like any surgical procedure; however, these risks can be minimized by selecting a reputable hospital and qualified medical personnel.
  • Facilities that specialize in general surgery may be found in India and work with highly skilled medical professionals and surgeons who perform these procedures utilizing the most modern equipment and techniques. The likelihood of issues is really low, yet they are very powerful.
  • However, it's important to remember that certain people can be more vulnerable to problems due to their age, underlying illnesses, or other factors. It's important to carefully consider all available treatment options and discuss any potential hazards with your doctor before deciding to have general surgery.
  • Finding a hospital with a good safety record and a reputation for outstanding patient care is crucial. Look for hospitals that have been accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) or the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Services, as they must adhere to a set of quality and safety requirements (NABH).
  • Ultimately, the choice to undergo general surgery in India or any other nation should be made after carefully balancing the benefits and drawbacks with the aid of a qualified healthcare professional.
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