Lifeline; Most modern less expensive treatment for infertility.
A small hamlet called 14th mile which is in Adoor- Kayamkulam route in Pathanamthitta District has a bright spot in the medical map of Kerala. The reason for that is the Lifeline Super speciality hospital which is more famous for its treatment in infertility field.
With advanced treatment facilities, Lifeline started in the year 2005.Launched with 50 bed and 5 doctors, Hospital has now become an internationally acclaimed super speciality hospital. There are 14 departments currently functioning in the hospital. Fertility, Obstetrics ,Gynaecology, Laparoscopy, Neonatology, Paediatrics, Paediatric Surgery, Urology and andrology, General laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Anaesthesia, Radiology, Petal medicine, Genetics ,Clinical Psychology, Physiotherapy and Development Therapy are the departments functioning here. Bringing under a single roof, the maximum possible treatment provisions without compromising on any quality aspects at most affordable expenses helped this hospital to progress much ahead than any other health care providers.
Identifying and curing the causes for infertility is the way of successful treatment provided here which is focused on helping couples to achieve their dream. Under the supervision of renowned infertility expert DR.S.Pappachan Lifeline hospital stands as a testimony for providing personalized care, attention and treatment. Curing infertility involves a set of treatments and availability of all needed facilities under a single roof and this is perhaps one of the most challenging hassles. It is vital to have most modern medical equipment and machineries along with judicious coordination of different departments concerned. Embryo scope which is the most modern Intro Vitro Fertilization (IVF) device was introduced for the first ever time in Kerala by Lifeline. A new surgical technique, called Microsurgical Testicular Sperm Extraction or “Micro-TESE” is also available here to detect sperm in the testicles of men who have poor sperm production. Besides this ICSI,IMSI,TESA,VITRIFICATION,LASER HATCHING are also available here. Computerised assisted sperm analyser ,semen banking, embryo freezing ,three 4D Scanning machines ,modern multi chamber ,culture incubator etc. are there .
The Obstetrics and Gynaecology department, besides offering hi-tech treatment for infertility, is meant to provide the best of available care in India, for women. Department provides the most sophisticated and extremely delicate care for all the health issues of women. CTG machine which is used to record foetal heartbeat and Doppler studies to record the fetal blood flow are provided here. 22 bedded fully equipped Labour room with four CTG monitors, 2 Labour Suites each equipped with CTG machines and baby warmer, 30 bedded A/C post-operative care unit, each bed equipped with central oxygen supply and monitors are some of the modern facilities arranged here.
Lifeline hospital is providing a high quality care for the new-born babies.
Hospital has a 70 bedded nursery with facilities for advanced care. Since this hospital is an infertility centre, they do get to treat a lot of preterm extremely low birth weight babies (<1kg). This unit has 10 Ventilators (including HFOV) and 6 CPAP machines for the management of small babies. An Echocardiography machine is installed here for evaluation of the Neonatology heart. Sick babies are put on central venous catheters (PICC, UV) for the easy administration of multiple medications and for the purpose of parenteral nutrition. And the usual essentials of a nursery like multipara monitors, incubator, warmers, phototherapy machines are all there. Neo Natal Ambulances facility is also there in hospital to ensure emergency transfers for neonates who require more specialist treatment from another hospital.
Abnormalities including Down Syndrome, Edward Syndrome, Patau Syndrome,as well as a range of sex chromosome abnormalities are detected and treated in this department. The Foresight test is conducted to find out these abnormalities. Foresight test is an advanced technology that indicates the presence of a foetal chromosome abnormality.3D and 4D Ultra sound scanning, multiple pregnancy tests, anomaly scanning, amniocentesis, Fetal Therapy, Exit procedure, fetal transfusion are some of the advanced facilities provided here.
GE Voluson F10 that conducts a wide range of Women’s Health exams is also available here.
This department offer services to diagnose and assess the risk of inheriting a genetic condition. It is not always possible to make a specific diagnosis for a family or child, however, a genetic assessment will help you to understand the possible diagnoses and treatment options. For the first time in India, this treatment which was introduced in Lifeline hospital. The services include Cytogenetic studie, Prenatal diagnosis, Molecular diagnosis, FISH analysis, Genetic Counselling. This is found to be very effective in all kind of cancer treatments
Other than General surgery, Paediatric surgery, Laparoscopic, Bariatric surgery divisions are here. Radiology, Anaesthesia, Nutrition, Clinical Psychology, Physiotherapy departments are also functioning very effectively here under expert supervision
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Lifeline Hospital will be conducting a stall in the health expo on 7th and 8th December in Kochi and on 20th December at Sharjah