Aashayein held at Agra
Sunday, April 28th 2013
The NephroPlus sponsored one day fun-cum-educational event for dialysis patients was held at Agra’s Hotel Moti Mahal Delux. The event saw dialysis patients from and around Agra coming and participating enthusiastically. There were talks by Dr. Apoorva Jain, renowned nephrologist and Medical Director of NephroPlus’ Agra dialysis center, Dr. Manoj Kumar, Vascular Surgeon (who also judged the Best Fistula Contest) and Dietician Mrs. Preeti.
There was an elaborate lunch for patients prepared as per the dialysis patient diet!
NephroPlus launches dialysis center at Agra
Tuesday April 2nd, 2013.
NephroPlus today launched its high quality dialysis center at the historic city of Agra, home to one of the greatest wonders of the world – the Taj Mahal!
Inside the reputed Pushpanjali Hospital, this center has 10 dialysis machines. Hepatitis C and Hepatitis B positive cases can also be dialyzed here.
NephroPlus brings high quality dialysis to Rohtak
Sunday, March 24th 2013.
NephroPlus launches center in Chennai
World Kidney Day Celebrations at NephroPlus – Cricket match between Dialysis Patients and Nephrologists
14th March, 2013
As part of our ‘A HEART FOR YOUR KIDNEYS’ initiative, we are organizing a fun filled match of cricket between our dialysis patients and yourselves on World Kidney Day. Together lets spread the message that Kidney patients can lead a perfectly normal life with no major restrictions. Let’s spread cheer, hope and confidence among our patients. As leading Nephrologists, we solicit your support and participation. The match will be followed by a tea party and an informal interaction with our dialysis patients. Come, Participate. Together, let’s make this event a tremendous success.
Where: Bowenpally Cricket Ground, Hyderabad
When: Tomorrow (14.03.2013)
Timing: 5.30pm to 9.30pm
Launch of standalone unit at Basaveshwaranagar, Bengaluru
We launched our first standalone unit in Bengaluru at Basaveshwaranagar. The unit offers highest quality dialysis to the patients in and around this area and is the third NephroPlus center in the city. The unit has a dynamic Medical Director and Nephrologist, Dr. Anoop who has tremendous experience in this field and is going to be spearheading the clinical care for all the guests at this center.
Introducing Short Daily and Nocturnal Dialysis
We introduced these two novel modalities in some of our centers. With this, you can now dialyze without disrupting your work schedules. Dialyze after work or even better, during the night and not only do you get much better dialysis but you also have the entire days to yourselves. Ask your center about these modalities NOW!
‘Aashayein – Let’s celebrate life’ held at Bengaluru
Our flagship event, Aashayein, a one day free fun-cum- educational event was held for the first time in the city of Bengaluru. About 600 patients and their family members attended the event. The city’s top nephrologists, transplant surgeons and vascular surgeons spoke at the event. A dialysis patient performed stand-up comedy. NephroPlus Chief Dietician gave tips on the dialysis patient diet. There was a sumptuous meal prepared as per the dialysis patient diet.
NephroPlus launches unit in ESI Hospital, Sanathnagar, Hyderabad
NephroPlus launched their biggest center yet at Sanathnagar in Hyderabad at the ESI Super Specialty Hospital. This swanky, new 20 bedded unit currently serves about 150 guests under the ESI scheme. With this unit, ESI patients can now avail state-of-the-art dialysis in the heart of the city!
NephroPlus makes foray into Karnataka with unit in Ramamurthy Nagar
April 13th 2012. Hyderabad
NephroPlus today entered Karnataka after redefining quality kidney care in Andhra Pradesh. The dialysis unit was started inside Koshy’s Hospital at Ramamurthy Nagar in Bengaluru. The unit has 10 stations which all have state-of-the-art machines imported from Germany. The unit also has a sophisticated Reverse Osmosis water purification plant the quality of which can be monitored remotely.
The unit will have all of NephroPlus’ process innovations which will eliminate cross infections with viruses such as Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and
Fourth unit in AP launched at Nightingale Hospital, Santoshnagar
March 2012. Hyderabad
NephroPlus today launched their fourth unit in the state of Andhra Pradesh in Nightingale Hospital at Santoshnagar in the capital city of Hyderabad. The swanky new unit will provide quality dialysis to patients in and around Santoshnagar. The unit is also expected to soon be empanelled with Aarogyasri, the state sponsored health scheme.
Aashayein 2012 – event for kidney patients held
February 19th 2012. Hyderabad
NephroPlus today held a one day fun cum educational event for kidney and dialysis patients at Hotel Fortune Select Manohar, Begumpet, Hyderabad. The event saw almost 600 people attend. The Chief Guest was Dr. Brian Pereira, world-renowned nephrologist. The patients were addressed by nephrologists, transplant surgeons, dieticians, vascular surgeons and patients. The highlight of the show was a stand-up comedy act by the famous ‘Mimicry Hari Kishen’ who incidentally is himself a dialysis patient.
The patients were treated to an elaborate lunch which as prepared as per the dialysis patient diet. They were also given gifts which included two erythropoietin injections.
BVP invests in NephroPlus
15th December, 2011. Hyderabad
Bessemer Venture Partners, a global venture capital firm invested in NephroPlus. This investment will help to fund NephroPlus’ aggressive expansion plans.
NephroPlus plans to open 100 new centers in the next 2 to 3 years. The company is hopeful of bringing down the cost of dialysis even further as the economies of scale kick in.
“The costs will come down once we start buying equipment in bulk. The dialysis machines and even consumables once bought in bulk will provide significant cost benefit, which can be passed on to patients in the form of lower dialysis costs,” Vikram Vuppala, CEO of NephroPlus said at a press conference in the city.
NephroPlus at ISNCON 2011
15th December, 2011. Hyderabad.
NephroPlus put up a stall at the Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Nephrology which was held at Hyderabad recently.
The conference saw nephrologists and others connected with Nephrology from all over the country.
The NephroPlus stall created quite a buzz and many nephrologists were interested in partnering with NephroPlus to set up centers all over the country.
NephroPlus has started engaging with the different nephrologists to see which regions in the county most need quality options at affordable prices.
NephroPlus storms Mahabubnagar!
14th July 2011. Mahabubnagar, Andhra Pradesh
NephroPlus launched its third state-of-the-art dialysis center in Andhra Pradesh’s Mahabubnagar district. The center is set up as part of the reputed S V S Medical College and Hospital in Mahabubnagar.
This is a huge relief for dialysis patients in Mahabubnagar who currently travel all the way to Hyderabad thrice a week (100 km each way) to get dialysis.
All these patients can now get world-class dialysis right in their own city.