Mr. Syed Shakiruzzaman, 47, from Bangladesh, suffered from a number of ailments like kidney stones, headaches, hypertension. Diagnostic reports suggested several small stones in one of his kidneys. He had frequent headaches and also reported hypertension due to increased blood pressure.
He was looking for a health consultant on the internet where he found MediGence. Mr. Shakiruzzaman found MediGence’s health package very exciting and affordable. He dropped a query on their website and a representative of MediGence got back to him very quickly and requested him to provide a few details. After the submission of the requested details, Mr. Shakiruzzaman received a call from MediGence to know more about his health issues. He then sent his case details and medical reports to them. He wanted to visit India for consultation. The patient advisory team provided him with a list of the best doctors and hospitals in India. Mr. Shakiruzzaman chose to consult Dr N Subramanium (urologist), Dr Charu Gauba (neurologist), Dr Amit Mittal (cardiologist) at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in New Delhi, India.
Dr. N Subramanian is an experienced urologist doctor with more than 30 years of clinical experience. Dr. Charu Gauba is one of the best Brain and Spine doctors in India, with more than 20 years of experience. Dr. Vivek Mittal is an interventional cardiologist with more than 12 years of experience. Indraprastha Apollo Hospital has high-end equipment, advanced operation theatres, and all modern facilities.
Pre-treatment and Process
The Visa invite from the chosen hospital was facilitated by MediGence patient manager. Mr. Shakiruzzaman applied and received the Visa within a week. He chose the hotel recommended by MediGence according to his budget. It was within walking distance of the hospital. Shakiruzzaman arrived in India on the 20th of January, 2021. He was received at the airport by MediGence Team and all accommodation arrangements were done by the team.
The assigned case manager ensured that the patient was provided the best facilities at the hotel. MediGence took the patient to the hospital for consultation with Dr N Subramanium (urologist), Dr Charu Gauba (neurologist), Dr Amit Mittal (cardiologist). Mr. Shakiruzzaman’s appointment with the doctors was pre-booked. On the first day of his arrival, Mr. Shakiruzzaman met all the doctors. After initial checkups, he was admitted to the hospital. Completing all medical examinations, the doctor told Mr. Shakiruzzaman to get a few diagnostic tests done to diagnose the condition.
Mr. Shakiruzzaman underwent all the essential testing. This helped the doctors better understand the case and in turn map out the best treatment plan. The assigned case manager helped Mr. Shakiruzzaman to have all suggested tests done successfully. The tests recommended by the doctor were MRI, CT scans, ultrasound, and blood tests. The doctor evaluated the test reports thoroughly and concluded that there were no major issues and no surgery was required.
Dr N Subramanium said the kidney stones were too small to be removed and advised these can be removed once they become a little big in size. Dr Charu Gauba said Shakiruzzaman’s headache was a result of nerve decompression. Dr. Gauba suggested doing regular exercise and take prescribed medications. Shakiruzzaman was called for a follow-up consultation after six months. He stayed in India for 10 days and flew back to his country to continue his medications.
The excellent care delivered by the hospital staff, regular monitoring, and better care ensured that Mr. Shakiruzzaman had a comfortable treatment journey.
Mr. Shakiruzzaman was provided with multiple accommodation options and he chose as per his budget. The three doctors provided excellent care and ensured the patient was safe and comfortable.
MediGence ensured the patient received the best care and arranged everything right from hospital transfer, airport pick-up to doctor appointments.
Mr. Shakiruzzaman said that he was very satisfied with the doctor and the facilities provided by the hospital. He was very grateful to the doctors at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital for the counseling which was done during the checkup.
Mr. Shakiruzzaman also thanked MediGence for their excellent support at every step of his treatment journey- right from choosing the best doctor and the hospital to getting a visa to booking appointments.
Team MediGence wishes Mr. Shakiruzzaman a happy and healthy future.