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SRINAGAR: Dr Mir Samiullah, the renowned gastrointestinal and laparascopic surgeon performed a sleeve gastrectomy on a 110 kg man from Shopian district of Kashmir. The said patient had been a victim of social and mental trauma due to this obesity and had other comorbidities as well.  “This surgery has given him a hope of better future,” said a statement from Star Hospital. 

Dr Mir Samiullah said that the patient will lose about 60 to 70 percent of his excess body weight in next 3 to 4 months.  “Establishment of this clinic at Star Hospital will benefit lot of patients who are suffering from this menace of morbid obesity.Such patients usually have other comorbidities like blood pressure, diabetes, sleep apnea etc.These comorbidities also are corrected by this surgery to a large extent,” he said.

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SRINAGAR: Doctors Association Kashmir President, Dr Suhail Naik congratulated dental college scholars of Government Dental College(GDC),Srinagar for electing  it's Resident Doctors Association(RDA). Expressing gratitude & satisfaction over democratically elected RDA Dr Naik said that “associations are part and parcel of a democratic setup which will play a significant role in addressing the genuine grievances and issues of the dental college students and residents which  in turn will help in upgrading the overall health care”. Meanwhile RDA GDC has affiliated with DAK  and  the Executive Body welcomed them into their fold. Expressing pleasure Dr Naik said that “we whole heartedly welcome the newly formed Resident Doctors body and will work in tandem to solve the long pending demands of dental college residents”.

 

“It is a matter of grave shame that academics and administration of GDC, Srinagar is suffering due to a care taker Principal who is using all means at his disposal to get himself confirmed illegally. It is also pertinent to mention here that the GDC Principal has been charged with a criminal case  in 2016 by vigilance dept.  of Kashmir vide no. VOK-FIR-33/2012K.3094-95 who have further recommended his removal from the post but he still continues to be there, unless and until there isn’t a deep seated unholy nexus it wouldn’t have been possible that he is still continuing on that chair”, Dr Naik further added. DAK fully supports the newly formed body of Residents doctors of GDC,Srinagar and is with them shoulder to shoulder for addressing their genuine issues.

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BARAMULLA: District Hospital Baramulla & CHC Sankoo Kargil brings laurel to Kashmir Division nationally when Shri J P Nadda, Hon'ble Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, GoI felicitated District Hospital Baramulla & CHC Sankoo, Kargil in National Felicitation Ceremony held at New Delhi on 19/04/2018.

Director Health Services, Kashmir Dr Saleem ur Rehman has appreciated the hospital administrator along with whole staff of District Hospital Baramulla & CHC Sankoo, Kargil for receiving first prize under Kayakalp in District & CHC section in the State of Jammu & Kashmir. The award has been given in recognition of the efforts towards excellence in promoting cleanliness, hygiene and infection control in the Hospital contributing to improved quality of care. Out of the five hospitals selected in J&K under Kayakalp three were from Kashmir Division. Such feat has brought laurels to the health services of Kashmir Division. 

The Director while applauding the role of every health personnel of both the hospitals said that, it is a proud moment for Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir. He also stressed upon that the feat has been achieved only by sheer hard work and dedication of the officers/officials of both the hospitals.