Chennai, India, July 25, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- The cardiac camp was inaugurated by Honourable Dr. P. Venugopal, MP, Tiruvallur in the presence of Shri. K.S. Vijayakumar, MLA, Gummidipoondi. Around three adult and pediatric cardiologists from the hospital participated in the camp and conducted general check-ups including initial screening of the people who had attended the camp today. ECG, Echo and Treadmill tests were taken, if required, to check for abnormalities.
The hospital also distributed 200 nutritious VitaMeal health food packets to the rural populace of Thiruvallur district covering the areas of Gummidipoondi and Edur Village through Anganavadis. VitaMeal is a healthy food which contains 25 essential vitamins and minerals with a balance of carbohydrates, protein, fat and fiber.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. P. Venugopal, MP, Tiruvallur said “On behalf of the thousands of people in our district, I express my heartfelt gratitude to Frontier Lifeline Hospital for taking the initiative and organizing this free cardiac camp and distribution of health food packets. This initiative is commendable and much appreciated. My special thanks to Dr. Cherian who is responsible for this noble cause which benefited the people of Tiruvallur district in a big way.”
Dr. K.M. Cherian, Chairman, Frontier Lifeline Hospital added, “Giving back to society from where we earn our revenue has always been the ethos of our Hospital. Frontier Lifeline Hospital has always aimed to be a responsible citizen nurturing human values and concern for the society. We embarked on this initiative to help the economically backward people in the district of Tiruvallur. We are pleased to note that the medical camp evoked a phenomenal response with our specialized team of doctors providing free medical treatment and care to the people who attended today”.
Frontier Lifeline Hospital also conducts free cardiac medical camps every Sunday at Pondicherry.
About Dr. K. M. Cherian’s Frontier Lifeline Hospital:
Dr. K. M. Cherian’s Frontier Lifeline Hospital, a top care cardiology hospital, believes in human ethics, transparency & quality cardiac care with international standards. Frontier Lifeline offers amenities in cardiac diagnosis, treatment, research and education at a reasonable cost with round-the-clock individual care. With ‘Service before Self’ as a guiding motto, the hospital has a spectrum of a skilled team comprising of sincere and dedicated doctors, cardiac surgeons, nurses and paramedical staff. Applying advanced technology, the latest equipment, progressive healthcare and research, new avenues open out a kaleidoscope of life-saving and cost effective solutions to numerous heart diseases.
Covering every aspect of heart care, Frontier Lifeline runs the gamut of cardiac care with cardiothoracic surgery, Adult cardiology, Pediatric cardiology, Cardiac anesthesiology, Transfusion medicine and a dedicated teaching faculty.