Category: Patient Stories

  • Mr. John | Underwent Posterior Spine Fixation in BLK Hospital, India

    Introduction 51-year-old Mr. John Tengbeh from Sierra Leone traveled to India on 25 June 2021. He was admitted to BLK Hospital for a period of 3 Days. He traveled with his wife for his treatment. Dr. Puneet Girdhar, his operating physician has been instrumental in his treatment journey. This was after he had been suffering […]

  • Eleonora Underwent Stem Cell Therapy in LIV Hospital,Turkey

    Introduction Eleonora Todorovska is a 5-year-old child from Macedonia and she was suffering from Krabbe Disease. Krabbe disease is an inherited disorder that destroys the protective coating (myelin) of nerve cells in the brain and throughout the nervous system. She had stopped walking, speaking and swallowing, and was suffering from severe muscle spasms. Eleonara’s parents […]

  • Ms. Caroline Underwent Carotid Body Tumor Surgery in Fortis Hospital, Noida, India

    Introduction Caroline Mathurin (age-50 years) from St. Lucia went through a lot of consultations in her country regarding her treatment but the doctors in her country were not able to diagnose the exact problem. There were conflicting opinions that she may be suffering from lymphoma or a simple growth in the neck which needs surgery. […]

  • Mr. Ubayd Underwent Cornea Transplant Surgery in Medical Park Florya Hospital, Turkey

    Introduction Mr. Abdool Ubayd, 32, from Mauritius, was suffering from advanced stage keratoconus disease and was advised to undergo cornea transplant surgery. Keratoconus is a condition in which the clear tissues on the cornea bulges outward. Symptoms initially appear during puberty and include blurred vision as well as sensitivity to glare and light. He experienced […]

  • Mr. Ismail Underwent Total Knee Replacement in Burjeel Hospital Dubai, UAE

    Introduction Mr. Syed Ismail had been suffering from painful knees and the issue of reduced mobility for a while. His age has been an important factor in compounding the condition of his knees. This led Mr. Syed Ismail, a 63-year-old Singaporean national working in Dubai to realize over time and consultations with specialists that a […]

  • Mr. Atere Underwent Re-do Hand Surgery in Zulekha Hospital, Dubai, UAE

    Introduction Mustapha Atere, a 45 year old patient from Nigeria travelled to Dubai on 4th Feb 2021 for a to fix the nonunion of humerus after a failed previous surgery. He decided to get this surgery done by Dr. Rahul Shivadey, who is presently associated with Zulekha Hospital, Dubai. Mr. Atere was looking forward to […]

  • Ms. Olabunbi Underwent Unilateral Hip Replacement in Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, India

    Introduction A young 23-year-old woman, Aderiyike Olabunbi, traveled from Nigeria with her mother to get treated for her fractured hip. After suffering from an accident she fractured her hip. That is when she got in touch with professionals at MediGence who guided her and her mother through the entire process. Her consultations were arranged through […]

  • Patient Testimonial | Ms. Tesemma Underwent ASD closure in Artemis Hospital, India

    Introduction A teenager from Ethiopia, 17 years old Tsegaamlak Tesemma had been suffering from a cardiac condition from birth, also referred to as a congenital defect. A Congenital heart defect is also known as a Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) or an Atrial Septal Defect (ASD). An Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) is characterised by a hole […]

  • Patient testimonial | Kimani Kongo underwent TURBT Surgery in Dubai

    Introduction Kimani Kongo, 57, from Kenya, had undergone surgery for TURBT in Kenya but it was not done successfully. He was looking for another TURBT procedure to get it done in Dubai. Mr. Kimani was looking for a medical tourism company on the internet in order to seek advice on doctors and hospitals. During his […]

  • Mr. Atere underwent Redo Orthopedic surgery at Zulekha Hospital, Dubai.

    Introduction Mustapha Atere, a 45-year-old patient from Nigeria traveled to Dubai on 4th Feb 2021 for a redo orthopedic surgery to fix the nonunion of the humerus after a failed previous surgery.  He decided to get this surgery done by Dr. Rahul Shivadey, who is presently associated with Zulekha Hospital, Dubai. Mr. Atere was looking […]

  • Patient Testimonial | Sitaram Reddy got a Health Check-Up in American Hospital, Dubai

    Introduction Sitaram Reddy from Congo had episodes of headache, back pain, and neck pain and he wanted to consult a good neurologist for his neuro problems. He also wanted to undergo a complete health check-up. While searching for a health consultant on the internet where he came across MediGence. Mr. Sitaram found MediGence’s health package […]

  • Patient Testimonial | Juliana Adu Underwent Hydrocephalus and Brain Tumor in India

    Introduction 29-year-old Juliana Adu from Ghana was suffering from Hydrocephalus and Brain Tumor. Due to this disease she had been ailing from, she was in a lot of pain and her head felt heavy, she had frequent headaches and occasional unconsciousness. She was on the lookout for solutions to this very serious and critical illness […]

  • A Patient from Ghana Underwent Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication Surgery in India

    A 51-year-old patient from Ghana, Patrick Nyumah came to India on his own to get treated at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. This was preceded by pre-treatment consultations with the doctor wherein the patient expressed to the good doctor the signs and symptoms, and the details of his condition. During this consultation process, the doctor recommended to […]

  • Patient from Nigeria Underwent Health Check-Up in Dubai

    Mr. Adebowale Musa is an outgoing and pleasant 37 years old whose purpose in making the long journey from Nigeria to Dubai with his brother was to make sure that he is in good health. For this express purpose he chose to come to Saudi German Hospital which is an oasis of good healthcare for […]

  • Patient from Nigeria Underwent Spine Surgery in UAE

    Monsuru Oladipupo Akanbi, 51, a resident of Nigeria, was suffering from immense pain and discomfort in the Spine. This was limiting his options to lead a normal daily life, he felt that he was dependent and was looking for a solution regarding his condition for a while. This was when he came to know about […]

  • Patient from Bangladesh Visited India for a Complete Health Checkup

    Mr. Syed Shakiruzzaman, 47, from Bangladesh, suffered from a number of ailments like kidney stones, headaches, hypertension. Diagnostic reports suggested several small stones in one of his kidneys. He had frequent headaches and also reported hypertension due to increased blood pressure. He was looking for a health consultant on the internet where he found MediGence. […]

  • Successful Spine Surgery in Turkey: A Case Study

    A spinal injury can be traumatizing for any patient. But the situation becomes all the more difficult and challenging when a patient does not see or experience any improvement even after being subjected to invasive procedures multiple times. Such was the story of one of the lovely and lively patients from Liberia, Ms. Orethai Wangai. […]

  • Patient from Bangladesh Underwent Hip Replacement in India

    Mr. Prodip Das is a 51 years old candidate from Bangladesh, who had been suffering from hip function anomaly. He had stated extreme discomfort in locomotion, and had been looking for urgent Hip Replacement Surgery. He was recommended to seek guidance from Medigence by a satisfied acquaintance who had recently undergone surgery supervised by Medigence. […]

  • Patient from Ethiopia Underwent PET Scan at Turkey

    Mrs Sendu Tereffe was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. The stage 4 cancer had advanced, and she underwent treatment in her home country, Ethiopia. Mrs Sendu Tereffe wanted to know her prognosis and the efficacy of her treatment. She decided to have a consultation with a reputed oncologist and oncology follow up. She wanted […]

  • A Congo National Underwent CABG and Kidney Transplant Surgery in Turkey

    Mr Cleon Masumbuko Mufungizi, 61 years old is a Congo national. Mr Mufungizi had been complaining of heart palpitations for a while. He realized the seriousness of the discomfort when he also experienced chest pains. Mr Cleon Masumbuko Mufungizi wanted the best treatment to be made available to him. Mr Cleon Masumbuko Mufungizi realized that […]

  • A Patient from US Underwent Weight Loss Surgery in Turkey

    Mr Andrew Lowry is from the USA. He is 35 years old and has been struggling with weight loss for a while. He wanted to opt for a weight loss surgery to assist him in his weight loss journey for a healthier living. Mr Lowry wanted a cost-effective cheaper option without compromising on the standard […]

  • A Patient from UK Underwent Weight Loss Surgery in Turkey

    Mr Andrew Lowry is from the United Kingdom. He is 35 years old and has been struggling with weight loss for a while. He wanted to opt for a weight loss surgery to assist him in his weight loss journey for a healthier living. Mr Lowry wanted a cost-effective cheaper option without compromising on the […]

  • A British National Underwent Cosmetic Surgery in Turkey

    Mr Ian, 33-year-old British citizen, wanted to undergo cosmetic surgery for gynecomastia. Mr Ian was looking for economy options to get his cosmetic surgery done and came across MediGence. MediGence helped him throughout the entire process in identifying the correct option in Turkey, which was his preferred destination. He was assigned a case manager who […]

  • A Pakistan National Underwent Kidney Transplant in Turkey

    Mr Fareed Khan, a 40-year-old Pakistan national, was suffering from polycystic kidney disease and was looking to get a kidney transplant. Mr Fareed decided that the best treatment for him would be available abroad and decided to pursue overseas surgery options. He came across MediGence and one of his relatives contacted us by sending an […]

  • A Patient from USA Underwent Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery in Turkey

    Mr Matthew Coughlin is from the United States of America. He is 59 years old and has been wanting a Gastric sleeve bypass to assist him in his weight loss journey for a better and healthier living. Mr Matthew Coughlin wanted quality healthcare that doesn’t cost a fortune. He realized that he must be open […]

  • A Patient from Somalia underwent Right Lung Resection in Turkey

    Mr Abdi Ali Osman, 50, a Somalian national was diagnosed with a critical large tumour on his lung. The tumour was pressing his heart and was causing continuous cough which worsened every day. Mr Abdi Ali Osman wanted the best treatment option made available to him hence searched the internet. Mr Abdi Ali Osman decided […]

  • An Indian Patient underwent Radiofrequency Ablation in Dubai

    Patient Mr Vijay Reddy suffered from Arrhythmia. He was looking forward to getting the Electro Physiology Study (EPS) along with Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) done overseas. EPS+RFA procedure is a non-surgical procedure used to treat some types of rapid heart beating by eliminating areas of the heart that generate these abnormal heart rhythms causing the arrhythmia. […]

  • A Trinidad and Tobago Patient Underwent Kidney Transplant in Turkey

    Desiree has been a renal patient for many years. She underwent the first renal transplantation more than a decade ago and now since her creatinine levels had started to increase again, the local doctors in Trinidad and Tobago suggested that it is time to go for another kidney transplant. She came to India in early […]

  • Patient from the USA Underwent Spinal Discectomy Surgery in Turkey

    Mr. James Evans suffered from serious back pain and he was taking pain injections to ease his pain. After the prolonged use of pain injections, they also stopped working. He consulted his Chiropractor in the USA he told him to get the spinal surgery done for his back pain. Mr. James had a discussion with […]