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ABOUT PATIENT FORUM PROGRAM

All our patients come to us with immense hope and belief that we would help them get completely cured. Every day we strive hard to live up to their faith. We share their pain, hope and joy as they make their journey from illness to total cure. And their stories of happiness are ours too. At Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, we regularly organize Patient Forum, which is a program to provide platform for patients to talk about their experiences and provide recommendations for the hospital and its staff. Below are some memorable Patient Forums we have shared with our patients

Patient Forum for Knee Centre Patients

September 13, 2012
Patient Forum: Apollo Knee Centre

An experience sharing meeting was held between the patients of Apollo Knee Centre and the Consultant and Management of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka on 13th September 2012. Patients came with their family members to attend the program. Director Medical Services Dr. Prashad R Muglikar thanked the patients in his welcome speech to make the effort to attend the program. The patients who were treated in Apollo Knee Centre became highly emotional shedding their tears of gratitude while thanking Apollo Management and Consultants of Apollo Knee Centre about the excellent services they received in Apollo. Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager, Business Development assured the patients that the suggestions they gave for betterment of Apollo services will be taken into immediate account. Dr. M Ali, Senior Consultant of Apollo Knee Centre also spoke on the occasion.

Audiences congratulate to Dr. M Ali Senior Consultant and Coordinator of Apollo Knee Centre of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka for performing 1586 Surgeries for last two years which including 230 Ligament Reconstruction Surgeries and 52 Total Knee Replacement Surgeries.

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PATIENT FORUM FOR OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY PATIENTS

July 17, 2012
Patient Forum: Obstetrics & Gynaecology Department

An experience sharing meeting was held between the patients of Apollo Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department who have undergone Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and the Consultant and Management of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka on 17th July 2012. Patients came with their family members to attend the program. Director Medical Services Dr. Prashad R Muglikar thanked the patients in his welcome speech to make the effort to attend the program. The patients who were treated in Apollo Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department became highly emotional shedding their tears of gratitude while thanking Apollo Management and Consultants of Apollo Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department about the excellent services they received in Apollo. Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager, Business Development assured the patients that the suggestions they gave for betterment of Apollo services will be taken into immediate account.

Dr. Monowara Begum and Dr. Gulshan Ara, Consultant of Apollo Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department also spoke on the occasion. Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH) is an operation to remove the uterus with the aid of an operating telescope called a laparoscope. This tiny instrument is inserted through a small cut in the abdominal wall and allows the surgeon to see into patients abdomen. It gives several benefits over abdominal hysterectomy, which is done in open method. The major benefit of total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) is short post surgery hospital stay. Patients usually go home after one day post operative stay in the hospital. They are able to return to their normal routine work in one to two weeks. Women undergoing abdominal hysterectomies usually require a four to five day hospitalization and lengthy recovery time of six to eight weeks.

Audiences congratulation Dr. Monowara Begum Senior Consultant and Coordinator of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Department of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka for performing 100 Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH) surgeries.

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PATIENT FORUM FOR CARDIOTHORACIC & VASCULAR SURGERY PATIENTS

March 24, 2012
Patient Forum: Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery Department

On 24th March 2012, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a Patient Forum Program for adding a new dimension of healthcare services between patients of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery department and their families and management and consultant of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery department. General Manager, Business Development Dr. Shagufa Anwar, Consultant of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery Dr. M. Quamrul Islam Talukder and Dr. Md. Zulfiqur were present in the occasion.

Dr. Prasad R. Muglikar, Director Medical Services thanked the patients in his welcome speech to make the effort to attend the program. He said we have increased our service and we would like to create a milestone about the healthcare services. Dr.M. Quamrul Islam Talukder said we want to educate our patients about their diseases; this is our main motto.

The patient who treated in Apollo hospitals Dhaka expresses their experience when they stayed in the hospital. They showed their gratitude while thanking Apollo Management and consultants of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery Department about the excellent services they received in Apollo and they gave their valuable advice for improving services. Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager of Business Development assured the patients that the suggestions they gave for betterment of Apollo services will be taken into immediate account.

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PATIENT FORUM FOR ENT PATIENTS

November 26, 2011
Patient Forum: ENT Department

On 26th November 2011, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a Patient Forum program to add a new dimension in healthcare services, between patients of ENT Department and their families, and Management and Consultants of ENT Department. General Manager, Business Development Dr. Shagufa Anwar and Consultants of ENT Dr. Saket Aggarwal and Dr. Arun D. Patole, were present in the occasion.

Dr. Shagufa Anwar thanked the patients in his welcome speech for making the effort to attend the program. She said that Apollo has increased its services and the hospital would like to create a milestone in the healthcare services. Dr. Saket Aggarwal said, “We want to educate our patients about their diseases; this is our main motto”.

The patients who were treated in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka expressed their experiences when they were admitted in the hospital. They were very grateful while thanking Apollo Management and Consultants of ENT Department about the excellent services they had received in Apollo, and they gave their valuable advice for increasing the hospital’s services.

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PATIENT FORUM FOR RHEUMATOLOGY PATIENTS

September 29, 2011
Patient Forum: Rheumatology Department

On 29th September 2011, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a Patient Forum with patients of Apollo Rheumatology Department and their families in the hospital premises. The patients who availed services in Rheumatology Department expressed their experience about the Consultants and other out-patient and in-patient services of the hospital. Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka Mr. Michael S. Potter thanked the patients in his welcome speech for their effort to attend the program. The patients showed their gratitude while thanking Apollo Management and Consultants of Rheumatology Department about the excellent services they received in Apollo and they also gave their valuable input for improving the hospital’s services even further

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Dr. Md. Sadiqul Islam, Senior Consultant – Rheumatology, elaborated the role of patient education in improvement of treatment outcome which is being followed in Apollo. Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager – Business Development, assured the patients that the suggestions they gave for betterment of Apollo services will be taken into immediate account. Dr. Abdullah Al Mamun, Senior Consultant – Rheumatology, also spoke on the occasion.

 

PATIENT FORUM FOR CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

February 24, 2011
Patient Forum: Cardiology Department

On 24 February 2010, a Patient Forum was organized in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, where 25 patients were invited, who were treated under Cardiology Department of Apollo Heart Centre. The program started in the hospital’s auditorium with welcome speech from Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager – Business Development, who welcomed the patients to invite them to talk to the audience about their experiences with Apollo and to have recommendations from them for further improvement in hospital services.

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Patients came not only from different parts of Dhaka, but also from all over the country – from Chittagong, Noakhali, Gazipur, and Sylhet. They shared their experiences about the hospital services, medical & nursing staff and overall facilities. Their individual experiences and stories before they had treatment, their plight while they kept on searching for the right treatment, their interaction with the Consultants and subsequent reliance on them as the ones who gave them their life back, were amazingly heart-wrenching!

Consultants of Apollo Heart Centre assured the audience about the uniqueness of success and team work provided in Cardiology Department. They also reiterated the sincere support extended to their patients while they had their procedure done in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka and are now in follow-up care. They mentioned about the integrated service provided in Apollo Heart Centre under one roof, highlighting the family support and proper follow-up which they would not get even in a hospital abroad.

Patients and their family members appreciated the hospital authority for organizing such a forum to give them a feeling of a greater family bonding. The program ended with photo session of the patients and Apollo Consultants & Senior Management.

PATIENT FORUM FOR GENERAL & LAP SURGERY PATIENTS

October 28, 2010
Patient Forum: General & Laparoscopic Surgery

A Patient Forum was held on October 28, 2010 starting from 4 pm, with patients of Apollo General & Laparoscopic Surgery Department. This time we had the highest response from patients in terms of attendance and that so, at the right time. We had thirty-five patients attending with their family members to be at the program, which added to the completeness of the event. Not only from Dhaka itself, these patients took pain to attend the program from places like Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Chuadanga, Sunamgonj, Moulavibazar, Munshiganj, Narayanganj, Joypur Hut and Gazipur. Considering the time and effort involved to reach our hospital, it was amazing to see their interest and eagerness to attend and speak in the program.

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he strong bond of affection, respect and empathy reflected between the patients and Prof. (Dr.) Anisur Rahman, Coordinator & Senior Consultant – General & Lap Surgery, was awe-inspiring. To witness the testimony first hand from the patients and their family members, to listen to their experience emotionally illustrated while they jogged down their memory lane revisiting those times of distress when the Consultant extended his hands of reassurance, was an overwhelming experience for all of us present in the session. The agony and trauma the patients went through, in the process of looking for the right place and person for their surgery and the boundless joy and relief of having remedied in the end, were very much visible and evident in their emotion and expressions while they were talking in the program.

COO Mr. Shahjahan Majumder and DMS Dr. Mohd. Naseem Siddiq were present in welcoming the patients and their families and to thank them to have taken out their time and effort to attend the program. Among other Senior Management personnel CNO Dr. Monette Brombuela and GM- Hospitality Mr. Keerthi Weragoda also spoke in the session.

Prof. (Dr.) Anisur Rahman thanked his team for contributing to patient recovery with a team effort; he talked about the evolution that has taken place in patient care by the patients taking an active part in the decision making of their management plan in conjunction with the surgeon; he also reiterated the uniqueness of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka in providing a platform as such to its patients to talk and express their views. The solemnity of the gratitude expressed by the patients to Prof. (Dr.) Anisur Rahman, Dr. Farid and also to other doctors of his team was amazing and made everybody present in the program highly emotional.

Though most of the patients were ‘all praise’ for the timely attention, care and services they received here, from the Consultant and his team; we also got some feedback, three to be exact, which were about the impropriety about the nursing staff behaviour and timely attendance to their urgent needs. CNO Dr. Monette addressed to these patients and reassured them of taking corrective action against these issues.

Like before, after experience sharing, there was photo session and gift distribution among the patients. The food was served at the end of the session. In totality, the patient forum brought forward the dedication and commitment of our Consultants for our patients and how it is increasingly spreading message to others in the community to strengthen the present and future patient pool. Appreciation from the patients for organizing such forum made the success of the program more enjoyable for us. Photos and video of the program were sent to the patients as memorabilia.

We shall continue arranging such Patient Forums with patients of other specialties in the coming days, with cooperation, assistance and encouragement from our Consultants.

PATIENT FORUM FOR FERTILITY CENTRE PATIENTS

June 20, 2010
Patient Forum: Fertility Centre

An emotional Patient Forum was held with patients of Fertility Centre on June 20, 2010. This time the reaction and response of the patients and their families, their expression of joy and satisfaction was different considering the sensitivity of the ailment concerned. Still the agony and the trauma they went through, in the process of looking for the right solution for their infertility related problems and the boundless joy and relief of having a healthy baby in the end, were very much visible and evident in their emotion and expressions while they were talking in the program. The patients came with their family members and with their children to attend the program which added to the completeness of the program. CEO Mr. Michael Potter, COO Mr. Shahjahan Majumder and DMS Dr. Mohd. Naseem Siddiq, all were present in welcoming the patients and their families to thank them to have taken out their time and give effort to attend the program. Other members of Senior Management were also present in the session to listen to the experience and suggestion of the patients.

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Though most of the present couples were ‘all praise’ for the services they received here, we also received some feedback, three to be exact, which were about the lacklusterness of the food menu containing same Ruhi fish and chicken every day of a patient’s weeklong stay in the hospital; one patient complained about the lack of cleanliness and mosquito/fly issue; one patient expressed her wish to have more time of consultation from the Consultant.

Dr. Mrinal K. Sarker, Senior Consultant – Apollo Fertility Centre, thanked the patients for relying on us and also for acting as an ambassador to refer patients to us for the right treatment. The solemnity of the gratitude expressed by the patients to Dr. Mrinal Sarker, Dr. Khalid and also to other employees of the hospital, mainly the nursing staff, was overwhelming and made all present in the program highly emotional. We were a bit apprehensive at the beginning as to whether the attendees will at all feel free to talk about their infertility problems in front of others, but the spontaneity and eagerness of the couples in coming forward to share their individual experience, made us understand the depth of the bondage they have with Apollo Fertility Centre

Like before, after experience sharing, there was photo session and gift distribution among the patients. The food was served at the end of the session.

PATIENT FORUM FOR KIDNEY & UROLOGY CENTRE PATIENTS

February 15, 2010
Patient Forum: Kidney & Urology Centre

On February 15, 2010 an exciting, emotional and joyful Patient forum was held with patients of Kidney & Urology Centre. Like always, our Consultants and their secretaries initially short listed the patients and contacted/called them, after which we sent invitation letters to these patients, and had regular follow-ups to ensure their presence in the program.

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Patients started arriving for the Patient Forum from 2 pm onwards on that day and attended Kidney & Urology Centre OPD where they had their complementary physical examination and follow-up done, from where they attended the auditorium. Some of the invited patients were accompanied with their family members.

We started the program in the auditorium with welcome speech from our CEO and DMS, who delighted the audience with their Bangla words of welcome. Dr. K.M. Sahu and Dr. Wahed Zaman then spoke to welcome their patients and to invite them to talk to the present audience about their experiences with Apollo along with their suggestions and recommendations for further improvement in our services.

Patients came not only from different parts of Dhaka but also from all over the country; from Chittagong, Noakhali, Hobigonj, Tangail, Gazipur, Jamalpur and Narayangonj. We had six patients who have had Renal Transplant in our hospital, who came with their donors. We had patients who availed services from our dialysis centre and are leading normal life today. We also had patients who have had their surgeries done in our Urology Centre, like patients who have had Radical nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, pyeloplasty, and TURP. Their individual experiences and stories before they had treatment, their plight while they kept on searching the right treatment, their interaction with the Consultants and subsequent reliance on them as the ones who gave them their life back, were amazingly heart-wrenching!

Mrs. Sreela Barua from Chittagong, who has had renal transplant, was all praise of our Consultants and also her husband who donated her kidney. The loving couple stood there on the dais as a testimony of rebirth having their life back to normal with the Kidney Transplant done in our KTU. Mr. Ismail Hossain Bulbul’s experience of moving from renowned hospitals in Bangkok to Singapore in search of the right diagnosis and then doing his Kidney Transplant in AHD was echoed with similar satisfaction shared by Mr. Nurul Islam, who had his passport and visa ready to go to India then deciding to do the operation in AHD. The team effort between Medical Care and Management People of the hospital came out in full force from the experiences shared by the patients who were persuaded and convinced to do their Kidney Transplant in AHD.

Baby Tayeba and Baby Sabila came from two different parts of the country, Hobiganj and Narayanganj, but their mothers shared the same joy and gratitude when they broke down with pent-up emotions describing their daughters’ renewed life status after they have had Radical Nephrectomy in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka. The same confidence was shared by Mr. Hefaz Uddin, who told the audience the story of his wife Mrs. Lutfun Nesa’s recovery after she has had the same operation in our Urology Centre; their profuse gratitude to the Consultant Dr. Wahed Zaman and the hospital for the support and care they received at their time of stay in the hospital and also afterwards in their follow-up care were elaborate and evident in the speech.

Mr. M.R.A. Taha, an elderly delighted patient of our Nephrology Centre who owns a clinic in Uttara, was telling the audience why he recommends all his friends and relatives to come to Apollo Hospitals Dhaka; he and Mr. Tawhidul Alam, a young fellow, were both all-praise for Dr. Sahu and his team in Dialysis Centre, and their words, “ami ekhon bhalo achi, khub bhalo” were echoed by all others who are beneficiaries of our Nephrology Department’s commendable service.

Mr. Devdas Mishra who has had TURP in our hospital two years back, pointed out some lacking in nursing and cleanliness that he found during his stay in AHD, to which it was assured to the audience that we do give it our best try to take care of the feedback we receive from our patients, on a priority basis.

Dr. K.M. Sahu assured all present about the uniqueness of success, team work, and cost advantage we provide for Kidney Transplant compared to abroad; he also reiterated the sincere support extended even to those who have had kidney transplant abroad and are now in follow-up care in AHD. Dr. Wahed Zaman also endorsed Dr. Sahu, mentioning the integrated service we provide in our Kidney & Urology Centre under one roof, highlighting the family support and proper follow-up which they won’t get in AHD price in a hospital abroad.

The session was concluded with vote of thanks from our CEO and DMS; patients were then given gifts while they took photos with the Consultants. They were served with take-away food packets in the end.

In totality, like previous patient forums, Kidney & Urology Centre Patient Forum on Feb 15, 2010, the first patient forum of this year, brought forward the dedication and commitment of our Consultants for our patients and how it is increasingly spreading message to others in the community to strengthen the present and future patient pool. Appreciation from the patients for organizing such a forum made the success of the program more enjoyable for us. We’ll send the photos and video of the program to the patients by courier as memorabilia.

Our heartfelt gratitude goes to Consultants of Kidney & Urology Centre Dr. Wahed Zaman and Dr. Krishna Mohan Sahu and their team for helping us organize the program and for making it successful with their presence and active participation; they have made all Apollo members feel so proud of them in the program!

We shall continue arranging such ‘patient forum’ with patients of other specialties in the coming days, with cooperation, assistance and encouragement from our Consultants.

 

PATIENT FORUM FOR BONE & JOINT CENTRE PATIENTS

December 10, 2009
Patient Forum: Bone & Joint Centre

Patient Forum with patients of Bone & Joint Centre took place on December 10, 2009. We had sent invitation letters to these patients, which were preceded by phone calls from Consultants, ensuring their presence in the program. Patients started arriving for Patient Forum from 2 pm onwards and attended Bone & Joint Centre OPD where they had their complementary physical examination and follow-up done. Then everyone moved to the auditorium. We started our program in the auditorium with a welcome speech from the Director of Medical Services. Dr. Nandkumar Katakdhond and Dr. M Ali gave brief speeches welcoming the audience; after that our patients were invited to speak in front of the audience. We had patients who have had THR (total hip replacement) for varied reasons like ankylosing spondylitis, invasive bone TB, and other degenerative diseases. Their pre-surgery agony for finding the right place for right solution came out in their individual stories; their profuse gratitude to the Consultant and the hospital for the support and care they received at their time of stay in the hospital and also afterwards in their f/up care.

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When Mr. Murad Khan was describing how he traveled across 3-4 different countries of Europe for his treatment and doctors there came up with the same suggestion that Dr. Prashant Agrawal provided here, many present in the audience echoed their sentiment of matching their treatment suggestions with hospitals abroad to come to a firm decision to have surgery in Apollo Dhaka Bone & Joint Centre. Mr. Idris Ali’s emotions (with THR) touched all when he was describing the father-son relationship he has developed over years with Dr. Nandkumar! Mrs. Shaheen Sultana herself brought up the issue of complying with certain rules and regulations after THR, which she admitted she sometimes doesn’t follow; to which Dr. Prashant Agrawal briefed the audience about the f/up advices again.

Mrs. Nargis Samad of Uttara has had right TKR (total knee replacement) under Dr. Nandkumar; while she was talking about her experience, her husband Mr. Samad took over to elaborate how he influenced his wife for having TKR here in Apollo Dhaka while she was all set to go to Singapore! Mr. Samad even told the audience how he considers himself to be fortunate enough to have had his residence in Uttara (nearer to Apollo) and he has already briefed his family members to bring him here should he face any problem at any point of time.

We had cricket, football, tennis and karate players among others who have had ACL repairs under Dr. M Ali. When Ms Asma Jahan Chy, a national level Karate player was expressing her gratitude to Dr. Ali in tears with specific mention of the warm service of our nurses while she was admitted, all present got very moved when she sought blessings from the audience for getting a medal in next SAAF games, the present audience clapped their support for her in unison. Mr. Sheikh Muztaba Ali thanked his good fortune for being the namesake of Dr. M Ali which he thought brought him to his care!

We also had patients who survived sever accident with multiple injury and subsequent extensive repair and reconstructive surgery, like Mr. Debu Barua whose description of the fight for his life, vividly illustrated the timely support of Apollo medical and nursing staff, he had all the way of his recovery!

Saiful Islam, a 12 year old boy, had bone tumour of left humerous, was also present in the patient forum. While Dr. Nandkumar showed the patient’s free and complete shoulder joint movement as he is totally okay now, all present were amazed and awed hearing his story and how he got cured with removal of tumour and post-surgical bone grafting!

We had patients of varied types like Mr. Ramnath Dutta who has had spine surgery under Dr. Prashant; we also invited patients who are to have surgery in the coming days in our Bone & Joint Centre, so it acts as ‘confidence-building forum’ for them, hearing first-hand experiences from those who have already had surgeries here.
In totality, like previous patient forums, Bone & Joint Centre Patient Forum on Dec 10 brought forward the dedication and commitment of our Consultants for our patients and how it is increasingly spreading message to others in the community to strengthen the present and future patient pool. Appreciation from the patients for organizing such a forum made the success of the program sweeter for us.

Consultants of Bone & Joint Centre Dr. Nandkumar Katakdhond, Dr. M Ali and Dr. Prashant Agrawal with their presence and active participation; made all of us at Apollo feel so proud of them in the program!

The voice of Mr. Tanvir Ahmed Rosi, a patient who survived a major poly trauma in our Bone & Joint Centre, who stood tall in front of the audience and shouted, “Apollo Rocks” continued to reverberate in the auditorium long after all the guests had left. This is how all of us at Apollo would like Apollo to be remembered by our patients!

 

PATIENT FORUM FOR NEONATOLOGY PATIENTS

October 31, 2009
Patient Forum: Neonatology Department

The Patient Forum on October 31,2009 was for the VLBW (very low birth weight) babies who were treated in the Neonatology Department under care and supervision of Senior Consultant Dr. Abu Iqbal. The emotional and active participation of invited parents and their babies made the program colourful, joyous and festive. A father broke down weeping, telling the audience how he had sound sleep at night at his home and he came to the hospital in the morning to hear of the doctors passing sleepless night in Neonatal ICU with his baby. A crying mother expressing her gratitude for the doctors always answering her queries in regular and odd hours, in person and in phone, doctors never showing any irritation or annoyance unlike the doctors she experienced outside Apollo! The whole audience applauded when one mother asked all to pray for her daughter having 700 gm birth weight, who’s getting admitted in school this month. Mothers who never thought their babies would live to see this day were all out there, pouring their heart out, expressing their gratitude for Apollo and its Consultants.

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These Patient Forums are rewarding experiences for the medical & nursing staff and also for the management people of the hospital, to hear from the patients and their family members first hand about the services provided at their times of need.

 

PATIENT FORUM FOR HEART CENTRE PATIENTS

August 4, 2009
Patient Forum: Heart Centre

On August 4, 2010 children having birth defects of heart repaired in Apollo Heart Centre were invited with their parents in the hospital, where most of the present guardians became highly emotional shedding their tears of gratitude when they were sharing their helpless situation with their babies. They said they were wandering all around with no guidance and help and when they eventually got the desired treatment and support from Dr. Attawar Sandeep, Senior Consultant, Cardiothoracic Surgery, their joy was limitless. They expressed their gratefulness to Apollo Heart Centre for the wonderful service they are providing for babies with congenital heart defects.

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Patient Forum: Neurology Department a

July 21, 2011
Patient Forum: Neurology Department

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a Patient Forum program on July 21, 2011 between patients of Apollo Neurology Department and their families, and management of the hospital and Neurology Department Consultants. Patient Forum programs, arranged regularly by the hospital, are aimed to add a new dimension in healthcare services.

Chief Executive Officer Mr. Michael S. Potter, General Manager – Business Development Dr. Shagufa Anwar, and Neurology Consultants Dr. Alim Akhter Bhuiyan and Dr. S.K. Dash were present in the occasion.

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Mr. Michael S. Potter thanked the patients in his welcome speech for making the effort to attend the program. He said that the hospital has increased its services and aims to create milestones in its healthcare services. Dr. Alim Akhter Bhuiyan said, “We want to educate our patients about their diseases; this is our main motto.”

Neurology patients who attended the program expressed their experiences while being treated and admitted in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka. They all expressed gratitude while thanking the hospital’s management and Consultants of Neurology Department about the excellent services they received and gave their valuable advice for increasing services. Dr. Shagufa Anwar, General Manager of Business Development, assured the patients that the suggestions they gave for betterment of the hospital services will be taken into immediate account.

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