Nova Specialty Surgery announces its plans for Chennai.
Chennai, February 3, 2012: Nova Specialty Surgery, India’s leading Ambulatory Surgical Center Group, today announced its entry into Chennai. Dr. Nandakumar Sundaram, one of India's leading orthopedic surgeon, has joined the Nova team and will continue his surgical practice exclusively at Nova. As part of their first phase of the expansion plan for Chennai, Nova has taken over Helios Hospitals in Velacherry. Nova has also commenced work in Alwarpet to set up a super-specialty Short Stay Surgical facility by June 2012. In addition, Nova has commissioned a multi-specialty polyclinic in Adiyar.
Nova’s upcoming super specialty surgical center in Alwarpet will offer the people of Chennai innovative health services of unparalleled quality and affordability. The new facility will be equipped with world- class, state-of-the-art facilities and ultra-modern operation theatres in various specialties like Laparoscopy, Gastro Intestinal Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Vascular Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Pain Management. Helios Hospitals located in Velachery and satellite clinic for consultation and diagnostic located in Adyar, will serve as Nova’s facilities in Chennai which will run under the supervision of Dr. Nandakumar Sundaram.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Suresh Soni, CEO and Chairman of Nova Specialty Surgery, commented, “We have aggressive expansion plans both nationally and globally and are extremely pleased to announce our entry in Chennai. We are delighted to add renowned Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Nandakumar Sundaram to the Nova team. This collaboration with Dr. Nandakumar Sundaram and Helios Hospitals will prove beneficial to both parties in terms of knowledge building.”
“Nova is well on its way to achieve its commitment of setting up 25 centers across India and Middle East over the coming years. This collaboration is a stepping stone to our foray in Chennai.” he added.
Echoing the same view Dr. Nandakumar Sundaram, Head of Orthopaedics, said “Helios is a trusted healthcare institution in Chennai and our association with Nova will help us to extend our services into more areas. Nova’s expertise in the field of ambulatory surgeries will help us strengthen our position and offer new services to the people in Chennai. We look forward to joining the team at Nova Specialty Surgery and work together to enhance our expertise.”
About Nova Specialty Surgery
Nova Specialty Surgery develops, acquires, owns and operates Ambulatory Surgical Centers in partnership with surgeons across India. Ambulatory or Short Stay surgeries are procedures that take between 24 - 72 hours from admission to patient discharge. Nova provides leading surgeons from diverse specialties with comprehensive ultra-modern facilities comprising doctor’s offices, operating rooms, diagnostics, imaging, health check-up area, pathology laboratory and a pharmacy. By specializing only in Short-Stay surgical procedures, Nova improves patient experience and contains costs while increasing operating efficiency. Nova’s innovative health services model offers unparalleled quality and affordability.
Nova currently has nine fully functional centers, with one center in Muscat to be operational later in January 2012. And by March 2014, the Nova Group is gearing up to have 25 centers across India and the Middle East.