Satguru Partap Singh Apollo Hospitals,Ludhiana on Thursday launched the Apollo Transplant Institute to offer kidney transplant services for the region.
Managing Director SPS Apollo Hospitals Jugdiep Singh said,The Centre will bring together the finest medical professionals,state-of-the-art infrastructure and the highest standards of clinical excellence and patient safety. A world class kidney transplant program at Ludhiana would not only benefit the people of Punjab but will also serve the needs of those requiring transplants from the neighbouring states of Himachal Pradesh,Jammu and Kashmir,Haryana and Rajasthan.
The kidney transplant surgeries at Ludhiana will be performed under the stewardship of Prof Sandeep Guleria,Senior Consultant,Kidney Transplantation,Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,New Delhi.
Dr. Vikas Kumar of SPS Apollo shall be in charge of program and will be supported by the nephrology team comprising Dr Rahul Kohli and Dr Baskshish Singh.