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Kenneth from Kenya Regains Hope for Life by Getting Liver Transplant in India


Kenneth from Kenya descended into despair when his life veered off into a new track. He was diagnosed with liver cancer. Not just this, his doctor in Dubai presented him a piece of bad news that he would be able to live for next 2-3 months only. Since Kenneth could not accept it, he decided to look out for the best treatment across the globe. This was when he came to know about Vaidam Health. Read the full story to get familiar with his journey of recuperation. 


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Getting quotes and opinions from India

When Kenneth Ngugi came to know about Vaidam Health, he posted a query on their website. Soon after, he received a call from one of the case managers. She asked for the reports and send them to some of the best gastroenterology hospitals in India. She helped him get the hospital opinions and associated quotes along with providing the hospital profiles. After going through the profiles, he decided to visit Global Hospital, Chennai, which was followed by the initiation of the paperwork to come to India.


Getting medical eVisa to India

The case manager helped in getting the Visa Invitation Letter from the hospital. The visa application form was also filled by another team member of Vaidam Health. In addition to this, accommodation near the hospital and pick up facilities from the airport. The visa was received within 72 hours and finally, the patient reached India on 13th May 2019.


The treatment in the hospital

The doctor had a meticulous conversation with the patient. After a complete checkup and investigations were done, the doctors brought a smile on Kenneth’s face by revealing that he could live for a much longer time by getting a liver transplant. The surgery was performed by Dr. Joy Varghese and went successfully. He was kept in the hospital for a few days. Before his discharge, he received a detailed session by the doctor about changes in his diet and another lifestyle.  



Kenneth is now recovering well and gradually getting relieved from the signs and symptoms that bothered him previously. “ I also lost my hope for life. I am very happy that I decided to visit India. 

Author Name
Dr. Kavreen Arora

Published Date
: 25-Jun-2019

Dr. Kavreen Arora

Dr. Kavreen studied medicine and actively practised for few years before she decided to share her knowledge through medical blogs and articles. Since then, Dr. Kavreen has written several articles about the recent advances in various medical treatments, life expectancies, and the best hospitals & doctors across the nation. 

She is a keen observer and likes to keep herself updated with the new technologies. She is an avid reader and an earnest writer in the medical field.

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