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Artemis Health Institute, India
Artemis Health Institute (AHI), at Gurgaon is a 500-bed super-specialty flagship hospital
established by Artemis Health Sciences (AHS) - a healthcare venture launched by the promoters of the Apollo Tyres Group. Artemis aims
at creating an integrated world-class healthcare system by leveraging the best medical practices backed by cutting-edge technology. The
super-specialities chosen by Artemis as its area of focus include
Cardiovascular, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Artemis Institute of Neurosciences and Bariatric & minimally Invasive Surgery in addition to
The services offered by Artemis encompass comprehensive medical solutions including consulting, diagnostics and therapy. For the benefit of its patients, the Institute also runs specialised programmes like Artemis Senior , Artemis Restore, Well Woman Programmes, and specialised clinics like Breast Clinic, Pain Clinic, Artemis Heart Club, Asthma Care Clinic amongst others.
The institution is equipped with the latest technology in predictive, diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, along with the highest levels of in- patient monitoring, and a paperless and film-less Hospital Information System.
We at Artemis Health Institute (AHI), are a part of an integrated world-class healthcare facility. We endeavour to go beyond the expected and deliver the most positive experience to each of our patients. In this endeavour of ours, we are backed by cutting-edge technology and internationally trained, highly qualified medical professionals, who administer the best-available medical services across all major disciplines of medicine and surgery. Our holistic programmes, specialized clinics and comprehensive list of consultation, diagnostic and therapeutic services, make us a single stop destination for all your medical requirements.
Artemis - one of the best hospital in India is specialised in the 'Art of Healthcare', so you can rest assured - At Artemis you are always in good hands.
"World’s best known cancer Institute ties up with Artemis" New York City-based Memorial Sloan-Kettering picks Artemis Health Institute in Gurgaon, as affiliate for cancer patients in India.
"ARTEMIS NOW EMPANELED BY GOVERNMENT OF NAGALAND" Artemis Health Institute is now recognized by Government of Nagaland as Authorised Referral Centre for further investigations and Medical treatment for Nagaland Government employees and their family members.
Artemis Centres of Excellence:
Artemis Cardiovascular Institute : Artemis houses one of the most advanced cardiac care facilities in the country, the Artemis Cardiovascular Institute. The Artemis Cardiac Surgery Hospital is a super-speciality, research-based cardiac facility, fully equipped to treat patients experiencing complex disorders of the heart, blood vessels, and circulation. The centre has sophisticated infrastructure and facilities such as the recently introduced, first-of-its-kind Endovascular Operating Suite in India. This combines an operating room with an angiogram suite and facilitates the latest minimally invasive cardiovascular operations, including thoracic and abdominal stent grafts. Treatments and Services Available are Angiography, Angioplasty, Cardiac Surgery, Bypass Surgery, Aneurysms, Coronary Artery Bypass grafting /CABG / Open Heart Surgery, Coronary Artery Disease, Valve Replacement Surgery, Atrial Septal defect Closure, Ventricular Septal Defect, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, ICD Implantation, Pacemaker Implantation.
Artemis Cancer Institute: Cancer treatment broadly consists of three approaches - Chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy and Surgical Oncology. Artemis is one of the few best cancer hospital in India that offer all these three modes of treatment at one place. This has been made possible through its world class facility, the Artemis Cancer Institute. Artemis Cancer Institute is well equipped to provide a comprehensive range of treatments for cancer. The centre has a team of highly-trained doctors of international repute and research analysts working together to develop newer treatment approches and using them for effective patient cure and care.
Artemis Orthopaedics Institute : Artemis provides comprehensive care for all Orthopaedic problems through its state-of-the-art facility, the Artemis Orthopaedics Institute. Artemis -one of the best hospital for joint replacements is an integrated centre for providing diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation to patients suffering from musculoskeletal disorders, injuries and in need of orthopaedic care or joint replacements. Treatments and Services Available are Ankle Fusion Operation, Arthodesis, Birmingham Hip Resurfacing, Broken Ankle, Bunionectomy, Carpal Tunnel, Decompression, Cranioplasty, Decompressive Laminectomy, Dupuytren´s Contracture, Femoral Shaft Fractures, Joint Replacement, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Replacement, Partial Fasciectomy, Radius & Ulna Fracture, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Slip Disc, Spinal Decompression, Total Disc Replacement, Normal Cervical Vertebrae, Lumbar Disk Replacement, Hip Replacement.
Artemis Institute of Neurosciences : Diagnosing and treating tumors that afflict the most intricate organ system of our body obviously needs highly trained and skilled doctors with advanced facilities. Artemis offers the best possible treatment through its team of dedicated professionals from the fields of neurosurgery, neurology, neuroanaesthesiology, neuroradiology and neuropathology. The Institute of Neurosciences at Artemis has state-of-the-art Operation Theatres with Laminar Air Flow, advanced DSA, High-tech Operating Microscope, all relevant surgical and diagnostic tools to treat complicated neurosurgical cases in an efficient and safe manner. Operating Microscopes from Germany with Tumor Luminescence facility helps in differentiating tumor from healthy brain tissue thereby minimizing deficits and improving surgical results. Latest DSA from Philips for Cerebral Angiography gives high resolution images with decreased radiation exposure to the patient. Aneurysm Coiling is done using this sophisticated equipment. Artemis also offers state-of-the-art Electrophysiology lab run by experienced and qualified professionals under the supervision of renowned neurologists, and offers best services in NCV, EMG, Evoked potentials and EEG.
Artemis Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery : Minimal Invasive Surgery has revolutionized the way surgeries are performed conventionally. In this technique, surgeons use a small telescope to see a magnified view of the area to be operated on screen and through another small puncture introduce special instruments to perform the final surgery. Artemis Institute for one of the best Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery centre specializing in this form of surgery. The centre is well equipped to facilitate all forms of minimally invasive surgeries, ranging from Gastric Bypass weight loss surgery, Lap Band surgery india, Gallstones surgery,Hernia Repair, Appendix, gastro intestinal, orthopaedic and urological surgeries.
Artemis Super Specialities:
Internal Medicine : Internal medicine is the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases. Internists are trained to diagnose severe chronic illnesses and situations where several different illnesses may strike at the same time. They also bring to patients an understanding of preventive medicine, men's and women's health, substance abuse, mental health, as well as effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system and reproductive organs.
Paediatrics : Pediatricians are called on to provide a variety of services to families, including diagnosing illness, prescribing treatment, counseling families, monitoring the growing child's physical, mental, and social development, and advising adolescents on a range of emotional and social issues. Pediatricians may also participate in research, advocacy for social and legislative changes to benefit all children, and in public education on issues like nutrition, injury and disease prevention, and in providing guidelines for safe participation in athletics.
Pulmonary Medicine : Pulmonary Medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases affecting the lungs. Pulmonary medicine deals with many diseases and conditions, including: ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome), asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, lung transplants, occupational lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary tuberculosis, sarcoidosis of the lungs, and SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome).
Gastroenterology : Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine whereby the digestive system and its disorders are studied. These disorders may affect the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), rectum, liver, gallbladder, or pancreas. Gastroenterology is a subspecialty of internal medicine. It encompasses the diagnosis and treatment of diseases involving the digestive tract and liver. This includes a wide range of problems such as swallowing disorders, heartburn, ulcers, abdominal pain, weight loss, diarrhea, colitis, constipation, jaundice, bleeding, colon polyps, and cancer of the digestive tract.
Obstetrics & Gynaecology : Obstetrics and Gynaecology are the two surgical specialties dealing with the female reproductive organs. Obstetrics is the surgical speciality dealing with the care of a woman and her offspring during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (the period shortly after birth). Gynaecology refers to the surgical specialty dealing with health of the female reproductive system (uterus, vagina and ovaries). Gynaecology is typically considered a consultant specialty.
Physiotherapy : Physiotherapy is concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation. This encompasses physical, psychological, emotional, and social well being. Physiotherapy utilizes an individual's history and physical examination to arrive at a diagnosis and establish a management plan, and when necessary, incorporate the results of laboratory and imaging studies. Physiotherapy has many specialties including cardiopulmonary, geriatrics, neurologic, orthopaedic and pediatrics to name some of the more common areas.
Endocrinology : Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormones. Although every organ system secretes and responds to hormones (including the brain, lungs, heart, intestine, skin, and the kidney), the clinical specialty of endocrinology focuses primarily on the endocrine organs, meaning the organs whose primary function is hormone secretion. These organs include the pituitary, thyroid, adrenals, ovaries, testes, and pancreas.The medical specialty of endocrinology involves the diagnostic evaluation of a wide variety of symptoms and variations and the long-term management of disorders of deficiency or excess of one or more hormones. Endocrinology involves caring for the person as well as the disease. Most endocrine disorders are chronic diseases that need life-long care. Some of the most common endocrine diseases include diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism and the metabolic syndrome. Care of diabetes, obesity and other chronic diseases necessitates understanding the patient at the personal and social level as well as the molecular, and the physician-patient relationship can be an important therapeutic process.
Haematology : Haematology is the branch of medicine that is concerned with the study of blood, the blood-forming organs, and blood diseases. Haematology includes the study of etiology, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and prevention of blood diseases. Haematology includes the care and treatment of patients with haematological diseases, although some may also work at the haematology laboratory viewing blood films and bone marrow slides under the microscope, interpreting various haematological test results. Haematology is a distinct subspecialty of internal medicine, separate from but overlapping with the subspecialty of medical oncology.
Nephrology : Nephrology is a branch of internal medicine and paediatrics dealing with the study of the function and diseases of the kidney. Nephrology is a subspecialty of internal medicine. It concerns itself with the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases, including electrolyte disturbances and hypertension, and the care of those requiring renal replacement therapy, including dialysis and renal transplant patients.
Obstetrics & Neonatology : Obstetrics and Gynaecology are the two surgical specialties dealing with the female reproductive organs. Obstetrics is the surgical speciality dealing with the care of a woman and her offspring during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (the period shortly after birth). In obstetric practice, an obstetrician sees a pregnant woman on a regular basis to check the progress of the pregnancy, to verify the absence of ex-novo disease, to monitor the state of preexisting disease and its possible effect on the ongoing pregnancy.
Neonatology is a subspecialty of paediatrics that consists of the medical care of newborn infants, especially the ill or premature newborn infant. It is a hospital-based specialty, and is usually practiced in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). The principal patients of neonatologists are newborn infants who are ill or requiring special medical care due to prematurity, low birth weight, intrauterine growth retardation, congenital malformations (birth defects), sepsis, or birth asphyxias.
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is performed to correct facial and body abnormalities caused by birth defects, trauma, disease, or aging. It also includes a variety of fields: craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, burn surgery, microsurgery, and paediatric surgery. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery includes procedures like Breast reconstruction or reduction, Surgeries for feet and hands, Wound care, Appendage replacement, Microsurgery or flap procedures and Facial surgeries.
Urology : Urology is the branch of surgery that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Medical professionals specializing in the field of urology are called urologists and are trained to diagnose, treat, and manage patients with urological disorders. The organs covered by urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis).
Critical care : Critical care medicine is a branch of medicine concerned with the provision of life support or organ support systems in patients who are critically ill and who usually require intensive monitoring. Patients requiring intensive care usually require support for hemodynamic instability (hypertension/hypotension), airway or respiratory compromise (such as ventilator support), acute renal failure, potentially lethal cardiac dysrhythmias, and frequently the cumulative effects of multiple organ system failure.
Critical care usually takes a system by system approach to treatment. The nine key systems are each considered on an observation- intervention-impression basis to produce a daily plan. As well as the key systems, critical care treatment also raises other issues including psychological health, pressure points, mobilisation and physiotherapy, and secondary infections.
ENT : ENT or Otolaryngology is the branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, throat, and head and neck disorders. An ear, nose and throat specialist (ENT) is a physician trained in the medical and surgical treatment of the ears, nose throat, and related structures of the head and neck. They have special expertise in managing diseases of the ears, nose and nasal passage sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face.
Neurology & Neurosurgery : Neurology is a medical specialty dealing with disorders of the nervous system. Specifically, it deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of disease involving the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems, including their coverings, blood vessels, and all effector tissue, such as muscle. Neurologists are trained to investigate, or diagnose and treat, neurological disorders.
Ophthalmology : Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine specializing in the anatomy, function and diseases of the eye.It deals with the diseases and surgery of the visual pathways, including the eye, brain, and areas surrounding the eye, such as the lacrimal system and eyelids. Subspecialties in ophthalmology include Cornea and External Disease, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Pathology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Vitreoretinal Diseases.
Dental : Services available are Diagnostics Diagnosis is the identification of the nature of anything, either by process of elimination or other analytical method.
Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry that is concerned with the study and treatment of malocclusions (improper bites), which may be a result of tooth irregularity, disproportionate jaw relationships, or both. Orthodontic treatment can focus on dental displacement only, or can deal with the control and modification of facial growth. A dental implant is an artificial tooth root replacement and is used to support restorations that resemble a tooth or group of teeth. A typical implant consists of a titanium screw (resembling a tooth root) with a roughened or smooth surface. Implant surgery is performed as an outpatient under general anesthesia (if several implants are to be placed) or with local anesthesia (for simple cases) by trained and certified clinicians . Dental Spa Just as it exactly sounds, Dental Spa is a unique dental practice that offers the combination of high quality dental care with the specialized relaxation of spa services and treatments.