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Bone and Joint Care

3 Benefits about Robot-Assisted Partial Knee Replacement

Robotic-assisted partial knee replacement is an advanced technique that’s FDA-approved. In fact, patients with joint degradation in either the inner or outer part of the knee as a result of osteoarthritis can often have better results with robotic surgery than through conventional procedures. Armed with a set of scholarly surgeons and matchless facilities, Fortis Hospitals […]

Cardiology Heart Care

How Does Extra Weight Affect Heart Surgery?

The prevalence of obesity continues to rise nationwide, as does the prevalence of heart disease requiring surgery. It has been proven time and again that patients with BMIs in the overweight and obese ranges are at an increased risk for diabetes, kidney disease, heart failure and other heart diseases. Having backed by some of the […]

Brain and Spine Care

The Truth about Spine Surgery: 3 Myths

Pain relievers, exercises, massages, and medications- you’ve tried it all. Yet, that pain in your back just won’t go. Now you’re starting to wonder. Is spine surgery the answer? Consult at Fortis International Care as it’s renowned to be one of the finest spine surgery hospitals in India. The decision to undergo spine surgery can […]

Health Care Urology

What to Know About BCG for Bladder Cancer

Bacillus Calmette- Guerin is a form of immunotherapy that doctors can use to treat some forms of bladder cancer. Fortis International Care certainly offers one of the best transplant and robotic surgery in India. Let’s throw some light on what BCG therapy is: BCG is a bacterium similar to that which gives rise to tuberculosis. […]

Health Care Knee Replacement Surgery

Probable Risks Of Undergoing A Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee Replacement surgery is one of the treatment options for a knee joint that osteoarthritis has damaged. Osteoarthritis develops due to a breakdown of joint cartilage and the underlying bone. As with any surgical procedure, knee replacement surgery carries risks. Some result directly from the surgery, while others stem from the body’s reaction to the […]