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Liver Transplant Press Meet

Dt: 31.01.2020

Apollo Hospitals, Visakhapatnam Organ Transplant Team Successfully Performed 30 Liver Transplants

The team of doctors at Apollo Hospitals, Visakhapatnam has successfully performed 30 highly demanding and complex liver transplants. This was announced at a Press Conference by

Dr. Sami, Chief Operating Officer, Apollo Hospitals and Dr. Manish C Varma, Chief Liver Transplant Surgeon, Apollo Hospitals on Friday 31st January 2020.

Speaking on the occasion Dr. Sami said, the Liver transplant team led by Dr. Manish Varma at Apollo Hospitals, Visakhapatnam deserves kudos for the completion of 30th liver transplants.

The organ transplant team which includes Dr. Manish Varma; Dr. Manjunath, Dr. Muralidhar N, Dr. Satishbabu B, Dr. N Srinivas, Dr. Sumanth Simha V., Dr. Saibaba, Dr. Atchyuth Rao G and Mrs Usha Sri Transplant coordinator has been incessantly working towards our Chairman, Dr. Prathap Reddy’s dream of reaching out to the suffering end-stage patients, providing healthy life through organ transplants and making a difference to their lives.

According to Dr. Manish Varma, Liver transplantation is one of the most complex and demanding organ transplantations, performing 30 such transplants is nothing short of a miracle, but a combination of highly experienced liver transplant specialists, world-class infrastructure and professional support team at the Apollo Hospitals Visakhapatnam has made this possible. The stupendous outcomes of the liver transplant program at the hospital are in itself a benchmark unreplicable for most reputed institutions in the world, he added.

Apollo Hospitals Group is the flag-bearer in liver transplantation in the country. It has the largest liver transplant programme in this part of the world. The Centre for Liver Disease and Transplantation at Apollo Hospitals, Visakhapatnam is the fastest-growing liver transplant program with results on par with the best liver centres in the world. The centre specializes in both, living donor liver transplant and cadaveric liver transplants. The liver transplant team at Apollo Hospitals, Visakhapatnam is a multidisciplinary team of experts and the superlative patient outcomes speak of the dedicated team and excellent infrastructure.