Prof. Abu Zafar was Professor & Head Department of Surgery at BIRDEM General Hospital and Ibrahim Medical College, before joining Apollo Hospitals Dhaka. He worked at this Hospital in different capacities for last 18 years. He was trained in Ireland, Saudi Arabia, India and Japan in the field of Laparoscopic .
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I had a severe chest pain in the middle of the night and reached Apollo. My life was saved after primary angioplasty by the help of Apollo Hospital’s cardiology team.
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Generous Act Saves Life of a Young Man
Mahabub, a 17 year old young man came to Apollo Hospitals Dhaka on 3rd February, 2016 with history of stab injury and a primary surgery done in Chittagong following which his life was miserable. He visited Dr. SMG Kibria at Out-Patient Department and got admitted.
A Private Hospital’s Compassionate Approach Saves Life of a Construction Worker
Mr. Mizanur Rahman (22) is a young construction labor. On the evening of the 3rd of January, 2016, while Mizanur was working for a building inside Bashundhara Residential Area, he fell from height followed by an electric shock.
A sleep laboratory conducts overnight sleep studies and testing to diagnose sleep disorders. A sleep laboratory is a specialized center that conducts sleep studies. It is used to diagnose common sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, narcolepsy, sleep behaviors called parasomnias, seizures, and other disorders. What is done in a Sleep Study (PSG) You will sleep in a bedroom that may appear like any other - with the exception of some discreet equipment that monitors and records your sleep. This monitoring includes audio and visual recording. There is usually a nearby central monitoring location where the sleep technicians ensure the quality of the sleep studies. The placement of numerous wires and sensors can provide critical information about your sleep. Sufficient sleep is usually
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On Saturday June 18, 2016, Dr. Abu Jafar Mohammed Saleh, Consultant-Adult Haematology Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka and his team conducted the 2nd successful autologous stem cell transplantation in Bangladesh independent of any external support and the patient was successfully discharged on 30th June 2016. “Autologous transplants, which is using the person’s own stem cells to replace stem cells damaged by chemotherapy, is an essential component of treatment for various haematological conditions, such as multiple myeloma, lymphoma and some forms of leukaemia,” explained Dr. Saleh “and here at Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, we offer it at the minimum cost, which is much lower than neighbouring countries, like India, Thailand and Singapore while ensuring th
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Apollo Hospitals Dhaka is going to organize a Free Heart camp for patients on 5th August 2016 in the Mymensingh region. Dr. Nuruddin Md. Zahangir, MBBS, MS (Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery), Associate Consultant of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery will be attending in the free heart Camp. For Appointment please call: 01755536448
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To commemorate the2016, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka in collaboration with Julphar Bangladesh arranged a day-long event on the 28th of July 2016, in which they carried out a ‘Free Hepatitis B Screening’ for everyone who registered to be screened. The event was inaugurated at the Master Health Check (MHC) Center of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka and the consultants of the Gastroenterology and hepatobiliary department of the hospital provided an in-depth view about different types of Hepatitis, how it is spread and the different treatments available in Bangladesh. To read the full story please click on the below link: http://tinyurl.com/j9tx9ls
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Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a workshop on Basic Life support & First Aid on 23rd July at Gagan Shirish, Panthapath, Dhaka.it was a 2 hours long workshop. Dr. Ashish Nandy (Consultant-Accident & Emergency) provided a very informative presentation & the audience was able to understand all the processes very easily. There were 70 participants in the workshop which consisted of both male & female participants from Gagan Shirish apartment. They have performed a practical session to have a clear perception about the methods.
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In 2008, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka became the first hospital in Bangladesh to receive Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation, an international stamp for excellence in clinical practices in patient care and safety. In June 2011, after a rigorous survey process, the hospital has once again achieved full JCI re-accreditation and still remains the only JCI accredited hospital in the country.
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka is the first & only hospital in Bangladesh to have achieved this unique accreditation that too consecutively for 3rd time in 2014. In the 3rd accreditation, we were one of first 10 hospitals in the world to have passed 5th edition of JCI guideline
JCI accreditation is an important indicator for Apollo Hospitals Dhaka as an “International Health Care Provider”. This accreditation was earned through our provision of world-class healthcare services, and the accomplishment of such accreditation affirms our commitment to providing the people of Bangladesh international standard health care in their own country. Read More
– Since its inception in 2005, 6,08,034 patients have registered with Apollo Hospitals Dhaka (AHD) and over 22,77,093 patients have availed out-patient consultation across 29 disciplines.
– AHD has pioneered the preventive health check program, Master Health Check, in Bangladesh
– Over 63,521 successful surgeries have been carried out in the hospital till date.