COVID-19 Pandemic Overview in India
Currently in India: 20 January
- 10,610,883 confirmed cases overall
- 152,869 deaths overall
- 10,265,706 recovered by overall
Data for Last Day: 19 January
- 13,816 confirmed cases yesterday (0.13% increase)
- 162 deaths yesterday (0.11% increase)
- 16,988 recovered yesterday (0.17% increase)
Border & Travel Information:India banned all international flights, except cargo, until April 14.
On March 18, India said it would suspend the vast majority of visas to the country. Millions of foreign nationals of Indian origin, who are traditionally granted visa-free access, will now also need to apply.
It urged Indian nationals to avoid all non-essential travel abroad.
On March 17, India had suspended issuing visas to citizens of France, Spain and Germany until further notice. Such restrictions were already in place for citizens of China, Italy, Iran, Japan and South Korea - the five countries worst hit by the outbreak.
It closed a border with neighbouring Myanmar.
Source: Al Jazeera
Welcare Hospital is a 110 bedded super-specialty state-of-the-art healthcare platform offering world-class services. A unique hospital of its kind, it is designed to offer extremely high-end treatment modalities coupled with a refreshing hospital environment. It is one of the most technologically advanced and modern hospitals in the country. Yet, it offers very high-quality treatments at very affordable rates.
It caters to patients from across the world, including countries like the USA, UK, Middle East, Australia, NZ, African countries.
Few words from Dr. Bharat Mody
Dr. Bharat S Mody, a specialist knee and hip surgeon, is the Director & Chief Arthroplasty Surgeon at the Welcare Hospital, Vadodara, India. He is a world-renowned figure in the field of Joint Replacement Surgery.
After obtaining his degree of Master of Surgery in Orthopedics from India, he was selected by the Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSE) in 1989 for a four-year training program at reputed teaching hospitals in U.K. He then obtained the degree of Master of Chirurgie (M.Ch.) in Orthopedics from the University of Liverpool, the U.K. in 1993.
He has to his credit two theses and over 16 publications in reputed international journals of Orthopedics. Based on this, he was awarded the coveted AO fellowship in 1994, to work at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, the USA under Harvard University. There he trained in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic surgery, in its most advanced form.
In 1999, he founded the Welcare Hospital, at Vadodara. His dedication & single-minded focus in developing the highly specialized field of knee and hip surgery has brought several achievements and laurels to his credit. Over a short period of 10 years, he has founded and developed a unique health care platform that has achieved international fame.
He has made numerous presentations to learned societies all around the world and is regularly invited as a faculty in international and national conferences.
Dr. Mody is a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the EFORT (European Federation of National Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology) – Asia Foundation, the only Indian surgeon to have reached this position.
He has been inducted on the international executive committee of the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society to represent India.
Dr. Mody has been invited on the board of the international panel of reviewers for the reputed Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS), U.K.
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Gastroenterological Surgery
- Laparoscopy or Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Hip Replacement
- Knee Replacement
- Arthroscopy / Joint Reconstruction
- Knee Acromioplasty
- Bilateral Knee Replacement Surgery
- Hip Resurfacing Surgery
- Hip Stabilization
- Knee Arthroscopic Washout Procedure
- Knee Surgery
- Proximal Hip Replacement
- Shoulder Resection Arthroplasty
- General Surgery
- Colon and Rectal Surgery
- Surgical Sports Medicine
- Ophthalmology / Eye Surgery
- Chronic Disease Treatment
- Emergency Services
- Pediatrics / Paediatrics
- Medical Intensive Therapy
- Pulmonology or Respiratory Medicine