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Doctors at Fortis Hospital successfully perform Kolkata’s second heart transplant

Green Corridor from Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh to Kolkata helps swift transport of live heart to save 51-year-old from Salt Lake.

25 Sep 2018 2:25 PM

First heart transplant patient from Eastern India to be discharged soon

Despite success of first heart transplant, doctors say

11 Jun 2018 2:39 PM

Kolkata doctors perform first succesful heart transplant surgery in Eastern India

In a landmark event for Eastern India, doctors of Fortis Hospital, Anandapur, successfully transplant live heart.

21 May 2018 6:46 PM

Hyderabad receives two beating hearts after surgery complications

Seven-hour long operation saw the 56-year-old becoming one of only 150 people worldwide to have undergone such an operation.

19 Feb 2018 10:43 AM

Pioneering new technology saves the life of a man in need of a heart transplant

Here how doctors in the UK did it.

10 Nov 2017 3:21 PM


Heart transported from Jaipur to Delhi to save life of 50-year-old

The harvested heart was flown down to Delhi by an Air India flight and landed at T3 at 2.40 pm on Saturday.

16 Oct 2017 12:31 PM

Heart transported from Jaipur to Delhi to save 50-year-old

The recipient had undergone stenting twice, the first time in 2008 and subsequently in 2010.

15 Oct 2017 7:19 PM

Two Mumbaikars receive new hearts from Pune, Vashi

The hearts were donated by two brain-dead patients, who had been admitted at hospitals in Pune and Vashi.

18 Aug 2017 1:11 AM

Young man saves four lives in death

Organ’s donated by youth’s family after his demise saves four lives in Delhi.

28 Jul 2017 9:07 AM

First in Asia: 45-year-old Kerala man gets to live with two hearts

The man from Kerala had to undergo this procedure because of the high lung pressure.

03 Jun 2017 9:18 PM


Indian donor's heart gives Ukrainian new lease of life

The deceased's family was counselled by an NGO to donate his heart, liver, pancreas, corneas and kidneys.

11 Apr 2017 4:22 PM

Doctor's transplant 32-year-old's heart to child in Delhi

The child got second-time lucky after a heart from an elderly patient earlier could not be transplanted

08 Apr 2017 10:30 AM

Heart flown from Delhi to Chennai for transplant

The transplant co-ordination team at Gleneagles Global Health City received an alert about the availability of a suitable donor in Delhi.

31 Mar 2017 10:40 AM

Army man's heart transplanted to old man in Chennai

The fastest green corridor helped the transplant successfully take place in four hours

30 Mar 2017 8:41 AM

Thane: 36-year-old receives heart of brain dead Surat man

The donor heart was transported in a chopper in 2.02 hrs from Surat covering a distance of 278 kms.

12 Feb 2017 8:29 PM


Southeast Asia's first heart transplant patient dies

The median survival rate for heart transplant is only 10 years.

16 Jan 2017 7:08 PM

World's first heart transplant doctor passes away

Denton Cooley passed away at the age of 96 in Houston, Texas.

19 Nov 2016 5:34 PM