National

SUN VALLEY DOCTORS CONDUCTED MEDIA CLINIC

October 09, 2017 03:41 PM

Guwahati: The city based Sun Valley Hospital conducted the lat weekly evening OPD clinic at Guwahati Press Club (GPC) on 7 October, where Dr Rupam Choudhury and Dr Tapan Sharma offered free consultations to over  25 participants. Staff nurses Limugha Sumi & Lily Kom, health workers Hitesh Choudhury & Upen  Kakoti from the hospital assisted in conducting the camp, where the participants got their weight, blood
sugar & pressure checked in the camp.Organized under the ‘Evening with a Doctor’ program for the benefit ofpress club members along with their dependants, the camp also graced by the Sun Valley hospital’s managing director Abhoy Chandra Hazarika and its labour officer Kripa C. Barman.

The next Saturday camp on 14 October 2017 will be attended by Dr Siben Dutta from Assam’s pioneer healthcare institution Down Town Hospital.The practicing physician will offer free consultations to the participants from 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm at the press club premises. The  participants will also get the opportunity to check their blood sugar & pressure in the camp. Till date, practicing doctors from Apollo Chennai Hospital, SIMS Hospital Chennai, Manipal Bangalore Hospital, Fortis Hospital Bangalore, Medanta-the Medicity Hospital, GNRC Hospitals, Dispur Hospital, Hayat Hospital, Ayursundra Hospital, Nemcare Hospital, Sight First Eye-Clinic etc have attended the camps. 

Even though the camps are primarily organised for the benefit of pressclub members along with their dependants, any journalist of the region  with their family members may take the advantage of the Saturdayclinics, said a statement issued by the GPC adding that similar initiatives are encouraged in other parts of the region as well.

Have something to say? Post your comment