Manipal, Dec 02, 2022: Kasturba hospital, Manipal has been awarded The Economic Times – Healthcare Awards for Best Hospital – Orthopedic (South) 2022.
The Economic Times 2nd edition of the ‘Healthcare Awards’ is to recognize, acknowledge and cement the ground-breaking contributions of the leaders and movers from each of the areas of the healthcare sector.
From providing remarkable turnarounds in diagnostics and tests to facilitating treatments of patients privately with the most advanced healthcare, up to providing each healthcare facility with coming-of-age infrastructure and technology that enables seamless patient recovery – each contributor will be recognized for their efforts and innovations, based on a set of parameters, at the Economic Times Healthcare Awards 2022.
Dr. H S Ballal, Pro-Chancellor of MAHE, Manipal handed over the award to Dr. Avinash Shetty, Medical Superintendent, Dr. Anand Venugopal, COO – Teaching hospitals, MAHE, and Dr. Shyamsundar Bhat, Head of the Department of Orthopaedics. C G Muthanna, COO MAHE, Dr. Sharath K Rao, Dean KMC Manipal, all the unit heads of the Orthopaedics department, and other Management staff from the hospital were present.
In his address, Dr. H S Ballal said that Kasturba Hospital, Manipal always tries to give the best to society by identifying the best talent and developing them to be the better.
The department has created sub-specialization and each unit has specialized in treating, spine, shoulder, knee, hand, Paediatric ortho, sports injury, sports, ankle, etc.
Dr. Sharath K Rao, Dean and Orthopaedic surgeon defined the award as an achievement for the Kasturba Hospital, Manipal, and Department of Orthopaedics.
“This makes us more responsible and deliver the best to society,” he added.