By Amin Kef (Ranger)
Choithram Memorial Hospital in collaboration with MAX Healthcare, India will be offering Free Oncology/ Hematology Expert Consultation as well as Free Orthopaedic Expert Consultation at the hospital premises in Freetown on the 5th and 6th August, 2023. Cancer Screening & Oncology Consultation will focus on targeting individuals suffering from Thoracic & Breast Malignancy, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Gynecology, Sarcomas, Head & Neck malignancy, Carcinomas of unknown primaries & rare malignancy.
The Orthopaedic Free Expert Consultation will focus on patients with Joint Problems (Hip/Knee/Shoulder), Spine Disorder, Complicated Fractures and Non-United Fractures.
This medium was reliably informed that renowned doctors and specialists in the persons of Dr. Nagender Sharma, Principal Consultant – Medical Oncology Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket will be conducting the Free Expert Consultation for Oncology & Hematology.
On the other hand, Dr. Akshay Kumar Saxena Senior Consultant – Orthopaedic& Joint Replacement, Max Super Specialty Hospital Saket, New Delhi (India) will be offering free Orthopaedic Expert Consultation.
It must be noted that Hematology is a medical specialty that treat diseases and problems relating to blood, including blood cells and vessels, lymph nodes and bone marrow. On the other hand, Oncology is a medical specialty that studies and treats tumors & cancers.
However, it must be understood or made clear that during the camp periods on the 5th and 6th August, 2023 the consultation and treatment (if available in Choithram Memorial Hospital) will be completely free.
It must be noted that Max Healthcare is one of the leading healthcare networks in North India and will now be closer even during these challenging times of pandemics.
According to the Medical Superintendent of Choithram Memorial Hospital, Dr Gowrinath M. George, they are aware that it is not everyone in the country that is financially capable to travel to India for specialized treatment which is why in collaboration with Max Healthcare in India, experts will be arriving to offer cutting edge and specialized medical consultation and treatment on a pro bono basis.
Mr. Harish Agnani, Chief Administrator of Choithram Group in the Country emphasized that from time to time Choithram Memorial Hospital tries to bring in experts to bridge the gap in service delivery as per the commitment made to Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Sierra Leone.
Interested persons must note that booking for appointment is now ongoing and will close on the 30th July, 2023. Prior registration and booking are mandatory at Choithram Memorial Hospital as only limited spaces will be available. To book individuals must call +232-76-541-331.