~ Complete Care from Conception, delivery, Child Care, and Beyond – Now at Karapakkam
Chennai, 16th November 2022: Apollo Cradle & Children’s Hospital and Apollo Fertility Centre, one of the country’s leading hospital networks for women and children, was inaugurated at Karapakkam, Chennai by Dr. Preetha Reddy, Executive Vice Chairperson, Apollo Group along with Ms. Keerthi Shanthanu, Indian Actress, Television Host & Video Jockey, Ms. Poornima Bhagyaraj, Indian Actress, Winner of Kerala State Filmfare Award and Filmfare Awards South, and Ms. Jayanthi Vijay, Choreographer in South Film Industry, today.
Commenting on the occasion, Dr. Preetha Reddy, Executive Vice Chairperson, Apollo Group. said, “This unit will represent the new line of hospitals which are dedicated towards a complete spectrum of Women, Maternal & Child health care. The hospital will cater to all the medical needs of women & children, like assisted conception, natural & painless delivery, post-natal care, and Neonatal & pediatric subspecialties, with round-the-clock emergency services.”
As a trusted and much-appreciated brand, Apollo is known for its exceptional standards of clinical excellence, outstanding healthcare services, and continuous commitment in providing patient-centered services in the field of women’s and children’s healthcare. The upgraded hospital at Karapakkam will enhance access to high-quality medical care, excellence, experience, and expertise, and establish new benchmarks for the treatment of expectant mothers and new-borns, for the residents living in The Northern Corridor of the City, which is also a growing hub for IT and ITES companies.
Inline with the other facilities of the group, this unit of Apollo Cradle & Children’s Hospital & Apollo Fertility Centre will provide state-of-art care for women and children. This exclusive advanced facility at Karapakkam has been designed by renowned architects and is backed by nearly four decades of clinical expertise of Apollo. The hospital has well-planned and seamlessly designed separate wings for children, women and expecting mothers. While accommodating state-of-the-art technology, the conceptually designed and purpose-built infrastructure, with imaginatively designed interiors replete with rich colors, provide comfort and family-centered care for young patients. The dedicated, certified and well-trained medical team will offer round-the-clock critical care and tertiary services in its Neonatal, Paediatrics and Perinatal wings.
A 39-bedded wing dedicated to Obstetrics
12- bedded Level-III NICU, with an attached perinatal centre
Dedicated fetal medicine and high-risk obstetrics, under one roof
A 4-bed multi-disciplinary PICU with an isolation unit, equipped with an air handling system, led by a team of Paediatric Intensivists, and supported by in-house Paediatric subspecialists.
The newly launched Apollo Fertility, Karapakkam, will be the second unit in Chennai, after Annanagar, and the 18th for the Group. The unit will have state-of-the-art infrastructure, including a comprehensive IVF lab with several specialized investigative procedures for enhanced pre & post-fertility treatment, care and guidance quality. The panel of specialists extends from Fertility, Reproductive medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology, Embryology, and Andrology to fertility-enhancing Laparoscopic surgeons and counselors.
Speaking at the inauguration, Mr. Chandrasekhar C, CEO, Apollo Health & Lifestyle Limited, said, “Through this expansion drive, besides Obs & pediatric services, we also aim to provide fertility services and eventually address the gaps prevalent in the industry and the country. Our group’s second centre in Chennai is a result of the recognition we have received from our patients, and the continued demand for cutting-edge technology and individualized world-class fertility treatments & services.”
About Apollo Fertility:
Backed by Apollo’s 40-year legacy of clinical excellence and unbeatable expertise, Apollo Fertility prides itself in providing hope and happiness to 27000+ happy couples all over India. Designed to address both male and female issues, combined with clinical, surgical, and most importantly, psychological interventions, the centers aim to bring fertility treatment of international standards within the reach of every individual. With 18 centers across 11 cities in India, their team of specialists facilitates fertility treatment through a holistic approach delivered at Apollo Fertility Centres in Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai, Thane, Amritsar, Sholapur, Kolkata, Varanasi, Guwahati and now in Karapakkam.
Apollo Fertility, Karapakkam, will be the second unit in Chennai, after Annanagar, and the 18th for the Group. The unit will have state-of-the-art infrastructure, including a comprehensive IVF lab with several specialized investigative procedures for enhanced quality of pre & post fertility treatment, care and guidance. The panel of specialists extends from Fertility, Reproductive medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology, Embryology, Andrology to fertility enhancing Laparoscopic surgeons and counsellors.
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The Apollo Fertility Bouquet Of Services
Assisted Hatching (AH)
Cryopreservation (Egg Freezing) Programme
Frozen & Donor Embryo Transfers
Genetic tests like ERA, PGS/PGD
Sperm Retrieval Procedure
Laparoscopic / Endoscopic Procedures