BENGALURU: SPARSH Hospital, an authority in Orthopedics, has launched its fully-equipped, cutting-edge Osteoporosis Clinics in all its branches across Bengaluru.
The move comes at a time when there are increasing number of cases being reported on osteoporosis. The clinics, which were inaugurated on August 21, 2019, are intended to address the increasing rate of the condition among Bengaluru’s populace.
Dr. Sharan Patil, Chairman of SPARSH Hospital, said, “At SPARSH, we are launching a focused, comprehensive clinic to take care of this dreaded condition of Osteoporosis which has become endemic. Preventing fractures due to Osteoporosis is a far superior option than treating one”
Dr. Saraswati Vishwanathan, a specialist in Pediatric Orthopedics and pain management, will be heading the Infantry Road Unit. Dr. Lakshmi V Reddy and Dr. Naveen Tahasildar will be heading the Yeshwanthpur and Bommasandra units respectively.
Osteoporosis cases have been seeing a steady rise among middle-aged people, especially women.