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Fifth Japanese CTO Angioplasty Workshop Held at Aster Medcity
Fifth Japanese CTO Angioplasty Workshop Held at Aster Medcity

Angioplasty has rapidly become the preferred mode of revascularization for a large spectrum of coronary blockages thanks to the high success rates, low chances of complications and effective results.

Hridayasparsham 2017
Hridayasparsham 2017

Hridayasparsham Heart Camp, a world heart day initiative by Aster Medcity and Malayala Manorama, was flagged off by renowned film artist Mr. Sharafudeen and playback singer Ms. Sithara on 21 September at Aster Medcity, in the presence of Dr. Harish Pillai, CEO – Aster Medcity & Cluster Head (Kerala) – Aster DM Healthcare; Mr. B Balagopal, General Manager – Marketing, Malayala Manorama; Mr. Anil Mathew, Senior Manager, Malayala Manorama; Mrs. Santy Sajan, COO, Aster Medcity and Dr. Anil Kumar R, Lead Senior Consultant, Centre of Excellence in Cardiac Sciences, Aster Medcity.

Renal Pathology Conclave 2017
Renal Pathology Conclave 2017

A conference of Nephrologists and Renal Pathologists “Renal Pathology Conclave 2017” was held on 10 September 2017 at Aster Medcity, in association with Nephrology Association of Kerala.

Aster Nallonam 2017: The True Spirit Of Onam
Aster Nallonam 2017: The True Spirit Of Onam

Aster Medcity and Aster Sick Kids Foundation, as a part of the Aster@30 Volunteers initiative, hosted a grand Onam celebration at Kandathara Govt. UP School in Perumbavoor.

Aster Endo Summit 2017
Aster Endo Summit 2017

Aster Endo Summit 2017 – a CME organised by the Department of Endocrinology at Aster Medcity, was held at the Marriot Hotel, Kochi, on Sunday, 10 September 2017.

AOI ASTER DEGLUTICON 2017: THE SCIENCE OF SWALLOWING
AOI ASTER DEGLUTICON 2017: THE SCIENCE OF SWALLOWING

Medically, deglutition or the “science of eating” or has witnessed a dramatic evolution over the years. This has enabled doctors to understand and address complex problems related to swallowing with utmost precision.

Aster Neuropathology Update 2017: New Approaches To Management Of Brain Tumour
Aster Neuropathology Update 2017: New Approaches To Management Of Brain Tumour

Neuropathology is a subspeciality of anatomic pathology that has evolved rapidly over the past five decades. The advancements in this field have enabled doctors to understand of biology of brain tumours better, which translates to accurate diagnosis and effective treatment plans

Aster Medcity Celebrates World Breast feeding Week
Aster Medcity Celebrates World Breast feeding Week

Breast milk is undoubtedly the best milk for babies. The Centre of Excellence in Child & Adolescent Health at Aster Medcity hosted a 3-day event for creating awareness on the incredible health benefits of breast milk and breastfeeding, which included talks, quiz and poster competitions.

Aster@SmartCity: Now Open
Aster@SmartCity: Now Open

Aster@Smartcity, Aster Medcity’s medical facility in Kakkanad, Kochi was officially launched by Dr. Azad Moopen, Chairman, Aster DM Healthcare in the presence of Dr. Harish Pillai, CEO – Aster Medcity & Cluster Head (Kerala) - Aster DM Healthcare.

Aster announces more Healthcare Projects in Kerala
Aster announces more Healthcare Projects in Kerala

Dr. Azad Moopen, Chairman and Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare today addressed the media and announced that the Group is launching 2 hospital projects in Kerala located in Kannur and Trivandrum and also evaluating a proposal to set up a Children’s Hospital in Kochi . This will add another 1099 beds. Aster already has 2,480 beds in their four hospitals in Kerala with 4764 employees and is thus one among the largest private sector healthcare player in the state.

Aster Centre For Fertility Inaugurated
Aster Centre For Fertility Inaugurated

The Centre For Fertility at Aster Medcity was officially inaugurated on Thursday, the 3rd of August 2017 at 10:00AM by The Indian Ambassador to United Arab Emirates, His Excellency Mr & Mrs. Navdeep Singh Suri, Dr. Azad Moopen, Chairman, Aster DM Healthcare; Dr. Harish Pillai, CEO - Aster Medcity & Cluster Head (Kerala).

Pediatric and Neonatal Echocardiography Workshop organized at Aster Medcity
Pediatric and Neonatal Echocardiography Workshop organized at Aster Medcity    Aster Child Heart App

Over sixty pediatricians and neonatologists from across the state attended a Pediatric and Neonatal Echocardiography workshop organised in collaboration with Paediatricians with Cardiology Expertise Special Interest Group by Aster Medcity at its at the Knowledge Hub, Aster Medcity.

Aster Medcity observes No Tobacco Day by celebrating Cancer Survivor victories! Speaker’s emphasis the importance of prevention
Aster Medcity observes No Tobacco Day by celebrating Cancer Survivor victories! Speaker’s emphasis

World No Tobacco Day was today observed at Aster Medcity by celebrating the victories of cancer survivors over tobacco. The Aster Centre of Excellence in Oncology in association with Canserve & Dr Moopen’s Foundation, hosted a 3-hour interactive session ‘Cancer Survivors’ Benefit – World No Tobacco Day’ to create awareness on the dangers of tobacco, tobacco-related cancers and ways to quit tobacco. Many cancer survivors shared stories of their fight against the dreaded disease

Aster Emergency Available for Emergency Care Support
Aster Emergency Available for Emergency Care Support

Unveiling a novel and unique concept, The “Aster Emergency App” was launched on May 25, 2017 at Hotel ITC Maurya, New Delhi today by Padma Shree Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director of Aster MD Healthcare. Envisioning a leap in Emergency Care by combining health and technology, the Aster Emergency App provides a real-time interface between the patient in emergency and a GPS-enabled Aster ‘Responder’.

Conference on Aster Medcity throws light on contemporary management of Head and Neck Tumors
Conference on Aster Medcity throws light on contemporary management of Head and Neck Tumors

A one day conference on the contemporary management of Head and Neck tumors was held at Aster Medcity today. The timing of the conference was relevant with increasing incidence of cancer of the head and neck, which is now the most common cancer in adult men and the third most common cancer among adult women in India. The one-day conference focused on the various aspects of current methods and modern management of Head and Neck tumors with in-depth scientific talks by eminent experts.

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