Apollo Gleneagles Hospital is one of the key member of The Apollo Transplant Institutes (ATI) , the world's largest and most comprehensive solid transplant programs. ATI offers a host of state of the art services which include Peritoneal and Hemo-Dialysis, Management of Liver Disease, Management of Kidney Disease, Liver and Kidney Transplantation, Gastroenterology, Endoscopic Procedures, GI Surgery, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatric Transplant Services.
Since its inception, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals has successfully conducting over 1000 transplant. The hospital is the busiest program of its kind in Eastern India. We offer 360 degree liver and kidney care pre and post transplant, taking care of the entire spectrum of liver, kidney and gastrointestinal diseases.
With 100% success rates, our program is gradually emerging as a benchmark of quality and hope for patients from across Eastern India and the world. We cater to International transplant in accordance to the land of the land.
Our strength lies in the well-founded, high end equipment and state of the art infrastructure that is delivered with the highest possible quality by an eminent pool of internationally renowned Transplant Surgeons, Nephrologists, Gastroenterologist's, Pediatric Gastroenterologists, Pediatric Surgeons, Anesthetists, Intensivists and Physicians. Over the past decade the Institute has built a reputation of trust and reliance with the highest quality of care delivered and outcomes unmatched the world over.
Information on Specific Transplants
Liver Transplant is often recommended as an option when other modes of treatment are not successful. The purpose is to replace your diseased liver with a healthy liver. Ideally, after a transplant you will be free from disease, and lead a fairly normal life as long as the transplant functions. Apollo's comprehensive liver transplant care programme aims to provide effective health care by connecting to people dealing with liver disease. A successful liver transplant, ably supplemented by Apollo's care and commitment affords a fresh lease of life and puts the smile back on your face as you return to normalcy.
The Centers of Nephrology and Urology have a sizeable and comprehensive renal transplant program, having performed both autologous transplants. It has the first organ transplant registry in India. The Centres also perform minimally invasive surgery for renal donors thereby minimising post-operative recovery time and hospitalisation.
The stringent hospital wide infection control practices, immunosuppressive protocols and proactive vigil for complications and their prompt management make the service a huge success. The Transplant unit also integrates, analyzes and addresses the health needs of the transplant patient and his or her family. The Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata group has performed more than 10,000 kidney transplants till date with Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals performing over 1000 transplant alone.
State-of-the-art procedures for kidney transplantation include:
- Living donor kidney transplants (from both related and unrelated donors)
- Laparoscopic donor Nephrectomy
Bone Marrow Transplant
The blood and bone marrow transplantation center at Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, India has performed over 500 transplants with an excellent success rate. Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, India is also a trusted name in BMT for international patients, as the hospital has not just a highly qualified BMT team, but also very stringent infection control norms which are critical for BMT patients. BMT treatment is available atApollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata.
Treatments for Liver Disease
Liver surgery comprises various operations of the liver for different disorders. The most common operation performed on the liver is a removal of a portion of the liver that becomes diseased. The most typical reason for liver resection is a tumor which is malignant.
Pancreatic surgery encompasses a wide variety of surgical procedures concerning the pancreas (a gland located behind the stomach just below the liver).
Gall Bladder / Bile Duct Surgery
The bile duct system and gallbladder (collectively known as the biliary tree) are involved in the drainage and delivery of bile from the liver into the intestine. Bile production is one of the most vital functions of the liver and it is necessary for the appropriate absorption of nutrients from the intestine.
Treatments for Kidney Disease
Dialysis is the process of removing wastes and impurities from the blood and is done when a person's kidney doesn't function properly, due to kidney failure, severe diabetes, a congenital kidney disease, hypertension or other health problems.