Maharashtra: Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (NSE: KIMS) recently announced that it has entered into an MOU with Dr. Raj Nagarkar to set up a Multi-Speciality Hospital – KIMS Manavata Hospitals at Nashik with total bed capacity of 325 Beds. KIMS will hold 51% stake and Dr. Raj Nagarkar will hold 49% stake in the proposed company.
KIMS are leading in the field of neurology, cardiology, transplant, orthopaedics, gastro oncology and have an experience of over 300 liver transplants and more than 1000 kidney transplants. They are also ranked third as epilepsy centres in the country. So this collaboration with Manavata hospital, allows patients from North Maharashtra to have easy access to such state-of-the-art medical treatment and care. KIMS- Manavata aims to provide all the tertiary and quaternary care to the patients in North Maharashtra which as of now is lacking in the region. In the first phase of the collaboration, KIMS-Manavata will be coming with robotic knee joint replacement, organ transplantation, cardiothoracic surgery, neurology epilepsy centres, mother and child care centres.
Dr. Bhaskara Rao, MD, KIMS Hospitals said, “We are immensely proud that we are entering Maharashtra by opening our new hospital in Nashik, a holy city with a rich cultural heritage. We are honoured to partner with Dr. Raj Nagarkar, who is a legend in the surgical oncology stream. We are confident that with this association, we will be able to bring our affordable quality care model to Nashik. With Dr. Raj’s on-ground experience combined with our state-of-the-art medical infrastructure and our focus on affordable quality care, will provide citizens of Nashik and surrounding places with the best of healthcare.”
Dr. Raj Nagarkar, MD, Manavata Healthcare said, “At Manavata, we have always strived to provide the best medical care to our patients. We are extremely delighted that our partnership with KIMS Hospitals will give us an added impetus to provide quality multi-specialty care at affordable prices. We will work together to make KIMS Manavata, the destination of choice for patients seeking help”
HCG Manavta Cancer Care hospital (HCGMCC) is one of the foremost hospitals for cancer treatment in the country and ranked among the best globally. Cutting edge technology, high-quality medical services, warm & friendly ambience and personalized care have been the hallmarks of HCG Manavata Cancer Centre. They also have a very strong CSR program that has been treating numerous patients under the Mahatma Jyotiba Phule and Ayushman Bharat Yojana. More than 55,000 free screenings have been done through the Arogya Saheli initiative. HCG Manavata Cancer Centre has gained popularity in the city, district, state, country and even abroad for treating patients suffering from cancer. One-lakh patients have been examined and a milestone has been reached while celebrating the fifteenth anniversary.
Dr. Raj Nagarkar, a legendary oncological surgeon, with a vast experience of 21 years, has performed more than 45,000+ cancer surgeries. Dr. Raj has received his surgical oncology training from the prestigious Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai followed by MRCS at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. He is heading HCG Manavata Cancer Centre, which is a 275-bed comprehensive cancer centre.
KIMS- Manavata Hospitals is expected to be fully operational by March 2024.