Heart disease remains a leading threat to the health of Indians.Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam is major tertiary care center withreferrals drawn not only from Visakhapatnam and surroundingareas but also from neighbouring States and the Northeast.Our experienced cardiac team is committed to delivering expert care for your heart. We offer a broad spectrum of cardiac services ranging from non-invasive tests for early diagnosis and treatment to diagnostic heart catheterizations. We have the latest generation digital flat panel cathlab and electrophysiology lab. At Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam, you can expect a personalized, coordinated approach and the caring attention you deserve – all aimed towards achieving great results.
Electrophysiology is a subspecialty of cardiology. Cardiologists who specialize in electrophysiology focus on the heart’s electrical system and heart rhythm. Abnormalities in a person’s heartbeat can be a symptom of a serious condition. Today,there are a number of procedures that electrophysiologists can perform to improve a person’s health. We treat patients with a variety of conditions using the latest techniques and technology. We offer the full range of electrophysiology procedures performed today.
Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam uses advanced technologies and procedures available to perform the complete range of invasive and minimally invasive surgeries for patients with heart disease. Heart surgery remains an effective treatment for many conditions of the heart that cannot be corrected by medication or lifestyle changes to manage heart attack risks. We have most modern operating rooms to perform off pump or beating heart surgeries and a whole range of open heart surgeries, backed by dedicated cardiac ICUs and rehab support. Our vast experience,knowledge and dedication have resulted in outstanding outcomes for our patients.
Our Nephrologists offer evaluation and treatment of patients with acute and chronic kidney diseases. These include kidney stone disease, disorders of fluid and electrolytes, and renal disease during pregnancy. Our specialists also have gained recognition for their expertise in treating difficult-to-manage and complicated renal hypertension. Services include:- • Renal biopsy • Metabolic evaluation of kidney stones • Renal transplantation • Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.
Nephrologists work with transplant surgeons to provide consultation before kidney transplantation and provide ongterm follow-up care after transplantation.
Our live / cadaver organ transplant program has saved and greatly improved the lives of many in recent years. By eplacing organs that have ceased to function effectively, the program has given new life — new energy and new possibilities — to people whose lives had been restricted by debilitating conditions.We have worked to build a team of committed and gifted physicians, nurses, social workers, researchers and counselors whose special expertise nsures our patients receive the best treatment available.
Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam provides treatment for a broad range of urological concerns in a private and onfidential setting. Combining advanced technology and medical expertise with compassionate personal care, our staff is committed to making treatment as successful and comfortable as possible.Areas of special expertise include urologic cancers, prostate diseases, kidney stones, laparoscopic surgery of the kidney, urinary control problems, erectile dysfunction and male infertility including microsurgery.
Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam is dedicated to providing highquality orthopaedic medical and surgical care to our patients.We provide highly specialized treatment for bones, joints,muscles and tendons. Our specially trained rthopaedicians and nurses provide comprehensive quality care; their team approach ensures patients receive the most appropriate care for their condition.
Our department of general medicine provides long-term,comprehensive care managing both common and complex illnesses in adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Our specialists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of nfections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, digestive,respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness,substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs.
General surgery continues to reinvent itself to the benefit of the surgical patients. Due to today’s high-tech nstrumentation and advanced technology, procedures such as major abdominal surgeries are now replaced with minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques that often reduce pain, accelerate recuperation, and reduce cost without sacrificing good outcomes. Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam offers a wide range of laparoscopic proceduresfor the diagnosis and treatment of thoracic, abdominal and other diseases. Our surgeons have mastered these techniques and made minimally invasive surgery the preferred surgical approach for many illnesses.
Our bariatic surgery program provides hope for persons who have lived with chronic obesity for years. Through bariatric surgical weight loss program, our surgeons can give you a chance to live a longer, healthier, fulfilling life. We are committed to providing you with the best care possible. Our program offers a comprehensive and multidisciplinary team approach to help you achieve and maintain your weight loss goals.
Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam is 110 bedded hospital and the facilities are located as follows
Out Patient Clinics are available from 8:00 am to 8:00pm Monday to Saturday .
Below is helpful information about the Out Patient Services. Please feel free to contact us for any queries .
If you cannot keep your appointment or would like to change the date or time, please call any of the above mentioned numbers .
The hospital is 30 minutes drive from the Airport, 15 minutes from railway station and 5 minutes from the central bus station.
Appointments can be made by calling on the hospital numbers at regular out patient clinic hours from 8.00AM to 8.00PM, Monday to Saturday or you can also make an appointment through online www.apolloedoc.co.in .
Informal and comfortable clothing are appropriate for your visit to the hospital
Your friends and relatives may accompany you. They are requested to remain in the waiting areas, unless there are special reasons for them to stay with the patient during the examination or investigation. We would appreciate if only one attendant accompanies you.
We have a desk at the main entrance. The personnel at the desk will be delighted to assist you in case of any queries. Extn: 501
If you are visiting Apollo for the first time, you need to get a one time registration done for a nominal fee. You will be issued a Unique Health Identity Number (UHID) and your hospital file will be made.
The counter is located on the ground floor. All payments for investigations are done here. We accept cash, demand drafts and all major credit cards. All tariff enquiries can be made at this counter.
You can approach the respective departments with the help of signage.
During the visit a doctor will examine you and you may be asked for other tests to help build a full picture of your medical condition.
There are unforeseen delays sometimes even though you have an appointment. Kindly bear with us
In case an investigation is required the consultant would fill a ‘Request for Investigation form’. The payment for the same is to be made at the out patient billing counter. You will be guided to the investigation counters where on producing the payment receipt the investigations will be conducted.
For few investigations you will be required to fix appointments.
The Diet is an integral part of your medication. Therefore food from outside sources is discouraged. Our dieticians, in association with your doctor, will assess your diet needs. You are advised to follow the diet instructions specified by them for a speedy recovery.
You will be given a choice of Indian, and Continental cuisines. Religious, sentiments of the patients will be considered while deciding on the diets. Kindly inform the dietician of the same. Our service timings are:
Please feel free to discuss any doubts regarding your diet with our dietician.
Once a diet has been designed for your specific needs we do not advocate any change in quantity or otherwise, as it may prove detrimental to your health.
For diet counseling you can contact us on intercom No. 546 between 8-00 am and 4-00 pm.
Apart from the regular diets served to patients the hospital provides a wide choice of food for the visitors.