Advancing Medical Technology Advanced Surgical Skills Development and Advanced Surgical Services for the common man
HERD Foundation strongly believes in providing advanced healthcare to the common man. Hence an innovative initiative (Minimal Invasive Surgery Week / MIS Week) was launched with technical partners – NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur. These included all surgical specialties – Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, GI Surgery, Urosurgery, ENT, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Thoracic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery and Bariatric Surgery.
The initiative had three components:
- Upgradation of Medical Technology of the Medical College Hospital by procuring minimal invasive surgical equipment for all surgical specialties’.
- Training and Development of surgeons for acquiring minimal invasive surgical skills
- Providing MIS services to rural and urban poor population in Central India.