Sharing knowledge is a light that brightens everyone's path, particularly in the medical industry, where the goal is to provide comprehensive care to patients that will result in favorable outcomes. Keeping this priority, Dr. Kamran Ali and Dr. Tarun Aditya Narain visited Vaidam to give a valuable session on Thoracic Surgery and Uro-Oncology.
Dr. Kamran Ali, a renowned Thoracic and Lung Transplant Surgeon, gives insights about the conditions that need the thoracic surgery and lung transplantations. He started the sessions with general anatomy and then explained the approaches of Thoracic Surgery: Open Surgery, VATS, and Robotic Surgery.
Later on, he explained the types of common surgeries performed:
- Lung Resection due to conditions (lung cancer, carcinoid tumor, emphysema, lung bulla)
- Lung Transplant due to COPD, Cystic Fibrosis, Interstitial lung disease (ILD), and Lung injuries.
Dr. Ali stated that the conditions that require surgical interventions are esophageal diverticulum, pleural effusion, bronchogenic cysts, and pericardial effusion.
Another session was by Dr. Tarun Aditya Narain, a reputed Urologist specializing in Uro-oncology and well-known for his expertise in Robotic Surgery. He started the session with a general brief about common cancers, i.e., prostate cancer, kidney cancer, bladder cancer, etc.
He also stated that he had performed over 500 robotic surgeries till now and explained the benefits of performing surgeries through these minimally invasive robotic techniques.
After this session, they interacted with the Vaidam team and answered their queries.
About Dr. Kamran Ali
Dr. Kamran Ali is a well-known Thoracic and Liver Transplant Surgeon. He has an experience of more than 10 years. His specialties include Surgical treatment of End Stage Lung Diseases, Advanced Lung Failure, Infectious/Inflammatory Lung Diseases, and Lung Cancer.
He had international exposure, having trained in South Korea, Japan, Austria, and India.
About Dr. Tushar Aditya Narain
Dr. Tushar Aditya Narain is a well-trained Uro-Oncologist with expertise in Robotic Surgery. He has more than 8 years of experience and specialized in Robotic Radical Prostatectomy, Radical Cystectomy with Intracorporeal Orthotopic Neobladder, Radical Cystectomy with Intracorporeal Ileal Conduit, Partial Nephrectomy, Radical Nephrectomy, Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection, etc.
About Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi
Max Super Specialty is a well-structured and reputed multi-disciplinary hospital in India. It was established in 2006 and also honored with the First Global Green OT Accreditation.
It is accredited by NABH, NABL, and JCI, which states compliance with international standards of quality and safety of medical care.
It is a 530-bed hospital with more than 38 specialties. The main specialties of the hospitals are:
- Oncology (Medical, Surgical, and Radiotherapy),
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
- Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery,
- Liver Transplant,
- Kidney Transplant,
- Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Some of the state-of-the-art equipment available at Max Super Specialty, Saket, are:
- TomoTherapy System
- Robotic Surgery System
- MRI 3.0 Tesla
- CT Scan
The session gives the Vaidam team deep insight into the types and advancements in the field of thoracic and uro-oncology surgery. Their remarkable knowledge and experience in advanced technologies help the team to understand the emerging healthcare system in India.
The Vaidam team looks forward to such valuable sessions again in the future.