Hernia carnival 2020 gets underway

More than 700 delegates and international faculties are participating in three-day conference – Herina carnival 2020 – organised by GEM Hospital. Continue Reading

Hernia awareness expo at Perungudi

GEM Hospital is conducting ”GEM Hernia Awareness Week” at GEM Hospital, MGR Road, Perungudi till 1 March. Continue Reading

32% of Indian population could be affected with fatty liver diseases: Guv

“Epidemeological studies suggest that upto 32 per cent of population in India could be affected with fatty liver diseases. A major threat for the liver is from obesity and fatty liver diseases,” stated Governor Banwarilal Purohit. Continue Reading

‘Bariatric surgery boon for obese people’

GEM Hospital organised the ‘Beneficiary meeting’ of patients who underwent bariatric surgery under the Tamilnadu Comprehensive Chief Ministers Health Insurance Scheme. Over 100 such surgeries have been performed under the scheme. State Health and Family Welfare Minister C Vijayabaskar and Health Secretary Beela Rajesh participated at the meeting held here recently. Continue Reading