Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital
& Research Center
Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital is a voluntary not-for-profit hospital, which means that our expenses must be covered by the money we receive from patients and/or their insurance carriers. In order to carry out the mission of Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital to provide quality healthcare services to persons in need, the hospital depends upon your prompt payment to meet its financial obligations.
Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital is committed to providing the highest level of quality and care to all patients seeking treatment without regard to ability to pay. All patients who seek assistance will be given a financial assessment to determine their ability to pay for the services they receive. The Hospital will also conduct a financial screening assessment to determine the patient’s eligibility for coverage under the Hospital’s charity program or at reduced fee for patients with limited means. For information, please call on Ext. 2020.
Before surgery your surgeon requires to know your physiological status and asses your co morbid conditions. Hence you are required to do few investigations
Pre Operative Investigations :
BLOOD : Hemogram Blood sugar levels, both fasting and after lunch Blood urea levels & S. creatine Lipid profile Liver function tests Thyroid function tests
URINE : Routine and Microscopic Abdominal sonography, X ray chest ECG Pulmonary function tests Upper GI endoscopy
Visit to a Nutritionist :
Your nutritionist is one of the important part of your team who will be guiding you towards weight reduction. Preoperatively she will instruct about a suitable diet to reduce the size of your liver. She will also brief you about post operative diet modifications.
Visit to a Psychiatrist :
To make your life comfortable after surgery, psychiatrist also is a important part of the team. He will advise you about lie style modifications as well as behavioral modifications.
Visit to a Anaesthetist :
Obesity surgery is a major surgery. It requires general anaesthesia during the procedure. To make yourself safe for surgery, anaesthetist will evaluate before surgery with respect to general anaesthesia. During this visit anaesthetist will go through all your investigations allready done. He may advise you according to your physiological status.