Celebrating the sacred doctor-patient relationship, a group of illustrious and renowned doctors from across India and abroad have authored the first ever book titled ‘Dear People, with Love and Care, Your Doctors’.

Celebrating the doctor – patient relationship that has long been revered as  the most sacred, a group of illustrious and renowned doctors from across  India and abroad have authored the first ever book on this divine  relationship titled ‘Dear People, with Love and Care, Your Doctors’. The  book is also unique in publishing the first  Manifesto of Doctor and  Patient Rights in India elaborating the rights  and responsibilities of doctors as well as patients. 

The book, published by Bloomsbury with a foreword from His Holiness,  the Dalai Lama was released by Dr. V Mohan, Chairman and Chief of Diabetology, Dr Mohan’s  Diabetes Specialities Centre  and  first presented to Dr.R.M. Anjana, Joint Managing Director,  Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre.

Speaking at the event, Dr. V Mohan said, “This book is one of a kind as it  touches upon the doctors’ points of view and the many difficulties  experienced by them. An ideal doctor is a friend, philosopher and guide to  the patient’s family and not just a doctor.”

Dr. R. M. Anjana added, “Doctors play a very important role in the society.  They are not just physicians or surgeons, but a well – wisher to patients and their relatives and this book beautifully captures the essence of this  relationship.”

The editors of the book, Dr. Debraj Shome, eminent Facial Plastic &  Cosmetic Surgeon & Co-founder and Director, Debabrata-Auro  Foundation and Dr. Aparna Govil Bhaskar, Bariatric Surgeon as well as  another Co-founder and Director of Debabrata – Auro Foundation introduced the book giving a sneak peek into the world of  medicine and motivating millions to maintain faith in the doctor – patient relationship. 

The book contains articles from some of the best doctors in India and  around the world, including Dr Pradeep Chowbey- Senior Laparoscopic and  Bariatic Surgeon; Dr Ravi Wankhedkar- National President of Indian  Medical Association; Dr Nitin Kadam- Senior dentist; Dr S Natarajan- Dean,  Aditya Jyot Institute Of Vision Science & Research; Dr Lalit Kapoor- Senior  Cardiothoracic surgeon from B.M. Birla Heart Research Centre –  Department of Cardiac Surgery; Dr SubramaniaIyer- Head of Department,  Head & Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Kochi and Professor, Head &  Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Kochi; Dr Jesse Berry- Senior  Ophthalmologist and Associate Professor of Ophthalmology (Clinical  Scholar), Associate Director of Ocular Oncology at Children’s Hospital Los  Angeles (CHLA) and USC Roski Eye Institute; Dr Wolfgang Gubisch –  renowned plastic surgeon and Senior Director of the Clinic for Fascial  Plastic Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart and Chairman of the Council of  Experts of the German Nose Surgeons; Dr Gabriela Casabona- Senior  dermatologist; Dr Kamal Mahawar- Senior Consultant in Bariatric and  Metabolic Surgery with Indraprashta Apollo Hospital and many others. 

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