Apollo Hospitals, Asia`s largest and most trusted multi-specialty chain of hospitals, successfully completed a complicated Limb saving revascularization Procedure on a patient from Georgia early this month. The patient sustained crushed injury in his lower limb during his work on a cargo ship that was stationed near Chennai.
Mr. Malkhaz Surmanidze, a 46-year-old from the Republic of Georgia and a vice captain of a cargo ship sustained an injury on his right leg on the 23.06.2020 while his vessel was at Chennai coast. His leg got caught in the chain of containers (where he would have lost his life which got prevented by pulling his leg from that) and crushed.
Please find the attached press release regarding same (English & Tamil) and a hand written testimony of the patient. Kindly give this a mention in your esteemed publication.
Photo Caption: from Left: Dr. Lela Praveenkumar, Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Rajarajan Venkatesan, Vascular Surgeon (Middle) and Dr. Vasantha Ruban, Anesthetist