Liver Transplant by Highly Experienced Surgeons at World Class Hospitals in India.
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Liver Transplant Surgery
Why should you choose our World Class Hospitals in India for Liver Transplant Surgery
What About the Donor?
For a Transplant Surgery There are Two Types of Donors.
Living Donor – As the name indicates, a living donor is a living and active person. In this case the liver donation is possible from a close relative of the recipient.
Cadaveric Donor- A Cadaveric Donor is a brain dead person (refers to the irreversible end of all brain activity and the patient is on advanced life support system) . In this case a donation is possible from a person whose family wishes to donate the person’s organs before discontinuing life support.
Important Note: In India there is long waiting list for Cadaveric Donors since cadaveric organs are not frequently available and the wait for such donors may extend to several months. For Overseas patients, only living donor liver transplants are recommended, which requires them to bring a healthy, willing donor (a close relative or family member only) with them when they come for a transplant. Cadaveric transplants are not practical for overseas patients. Moreover the success rate for Living Donor Liver Transplantation is more than the Cadaveric Donor Liver Transplantation.
Who can be a Liver Donor ?
Liver Transplant is regulated at hospitals in India under the Transplantation of Human Organs Acts and Rules. Each hospital has a legally constituted Transplant Authorisation Committee that scrutinises and approves the cases. The patient will have to come with a live, related donor and present the required documents for approval. The Indian Organ Transplant Act does not permit the transplants between unrelated donors, unless approved by the Transplant Committee.
- Willingness to donate.
- Age between 18-55 years.
- Weight between 50-85kg.
- He/She must a close relative or family member only.
- Matching blood groups of the donor and recipient.
- Normal functioning and structure of liver and other body organs.
- Sufficient volume of liver should be available for the recipient when half of the liver of the donor is used.
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What About The Waiting Period?
A. For a Living Donor Transplant there is now waiting period at all. SafeMedTrip ensures a zero waiting period to all its customers. SafeMedTrip books all the appointments, hospital room etc. in advance for its customers.
Q. How Many Days The Patient and The Donor Need to Stay in India?
The patient has to stay in India for a total of about 3 months including pre-transplant evaluation and preparation, the actual transplant and stabilization in the immediate post transplant follow up period. After transplant, the patient will have to be in hospital for a month and after the discharge from the hospital, the patient has to stay in India for another 5-7 weeks for follow up.
The donor (close relative or family member only) is discharged from hospital after 8-10 days and allowed to go out his/her home country after another 12-15 days of stay in India. After going back to the home country he/she can lead a very normal life as it was before the liver donation.
Q. What about the Stay in India After The Discharge from the Hospital?
A.SafeMedTrip has tie-ups with several hotels, guest houses, service apartments etc located nearby hospitals and we will help you in finding and booking suitable place for the patient and the donor. Usually the room charges may vary from 50-120 US Dollars per night depending upon the type of room and the hotel you choose.
Q. What About Travel?
A. You must have a Passport and will have to apply for Indian Visa at the Indian Embassy in your home country before you can fly to India for the surgery. SafeMedTrip.com will arrange a formal letter from the Hospital/Surgeon which will enable you to get Indian Visa on priority within 7 days of application.
Q. Do I Need to Pay For The Services of SafeMedTrip?
A. We do not charge any fees or collect any money upfront from our customers. The customer makes the payment directly to the hospital after the admission. Various modes are available for making payment to the hospital- cash, bank wire transfer, credit or debit cards, travellers cheque etc.Get Estimate
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Madrakhimova from Uzbekistan shares her experience of coming to India for liver transplant that saved her life.
I am 26-year-old liver transplant patient from Uzbekistan and suffered fromLiver Cirrhosis. In Uzbekistan we do not have world-class facilities. They simply do not have that level of tertiary care. There is also the matter of cost. Going to Russia for this surgery would have cost me about $100,000.
I searched internet and found SafeMedTrip in Delhi and they helped me so much and with in few days arranged three very good hospital options from me and teh cost was only it is about $ 30,000. Add $3,000 for local expenses and my relatives to stay and travel costs — it’s a huge bargain.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Once we receive your reports, we will get them reviewed by our medical experts and will send you a detailed treatment package consisting of doctor’s diagnosis, treatment plan, cost of treatment, duration of stay in hospital and duration of stay in India besides other relevant details.
Once you have confirmed to us that you want to proceed further to get treatment in India, our team will help you with the Indian medical visa assistance and documentation process. We will also help you in arranging for a comfortable local stay for you and your attendant. You don’t have to send any money in advance.
Savings can be from 30-50%, depending upon the procedure and the destination. Your treatment will be carried out from only the best hospitals in India that are NABH accredited and have specialists that are recognized globally for their expertise.
From the date you decide on one of the three affordable treatment packages offered to you. It may take 1- 3 weeks to obtain Medical Visa and book flight tickets. We have zero waiting period and you can be received at the Airport on arrival and immediately admitted at hospital and treatment will start.
Its advisable that you should delay your treatment particularly in case of severe illnesses like Cancer, Heart or Spine etc. Early start of treatment results in quick recovery and lower expense compared to delay of treatment.
The difference in cost package due to the labour and insurance costs of the hospital operating in India, and not by the difference in the quality of treatment.
Each patient is assigned to a SafeMedTrip Patient Case Manager who will take care of every single detail ranging from arrival to send off.
Yes, of course. We will provide you with complete assistance in selecting high-quality hotels near the hospital location that fits your budget.
You will be given a complete profile of the specialist before you proceed for the treatment. On special request, we will be happy to connect you with him through a teleconferencing service facilitated by Skype.
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