Jammu, July 18 | ASCOMS & Hospital, Sidhra, Jammu has started Daily Nephrology OPD Services to benefit all the patients suffering from Kidney Diseases. The patients suffering from Renal ailments will be benefitted as the Nephrology Department would be soon working round the clock to cope up with the rush of patients seeking Nephrology consultation and intervention. The dialysis services will be provided to both outpatients as well as acutely ill hospitalized patients.
The joining of Dr. Iqbal Bhat, DM (Nephrology) from prestigious Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, and Post Doctoral Fellowship from SGPGI, Lucknow will benefit the people of Jammu as the quality healthcare services in the field of Nephrology will be available at their doorsteps in ASCOMS Hospital. Dr. Iqbal is a brilliant Nephrologist and Academician par excellence, he has topped many Super specialty examinations and was awarded P.K.Srivastava Memorial Gold Medal and Sham Sunder Choudhary Gold Medal by the Banaras Hindu University being the Best Passing out Super Specialist in the field of Medicine.
The Dialysis Unit at ASCOMS is presently running at full capacity in two shifts for maintaining Haemo-dialysis and also is complementing J&K Health Services towards the welfare of the patients. The Dialysis unit of ASCOMS has provided services to the patients of GMC when the Dialysis Unit in GMC developed some technical snag last month.
When contacted, the Principal ASCOMS, Dr. Pavan Malhotra informed our correspondent that the quality Nephrology care under the able guidance of Dr. Iqbal Bhat is being provided to all the patients and hope that ASCOMS will keep on providing quality healthcare to the patients of Jammu & Kashmir.
Davinder Batra, Jt. Secretary ASCOMS informed us that keeping in view the present scenario of the Dialysis Unit, we will be expanding the unit soon and more machines will be put in place for the benefit of the patients. He also said that the expansion of the Dialysis Unit is on the top priority of the management of the Hospital.