It is no secret that when it comes to diabetes, 50% of the Indian diabetes population are unaware of their condition and this negligence is high among rural population due to lack of access to quality diabetes care. Very few medical centres have exceptional state-of-the-art facilities and hospitals in their regional and rural areas. According to international statistics, India currently has the second highest number of people with diabetes in the world with 72.3 million people and will be ‘Diabetes capital of the world’ with 134.3 million people by the year, 2045.
India’s foremost Centre of Excellence in Diabetes Care, Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre has taken an aggressive step to address these disturbing trends through the opening of its comprehensive clinics across the country. Dr. Mohan’s has now launched its 10th comprehensive care centre for the people of Chennai that will provide complete diabetes care as well as a cadre of other diabetes treatments under one roof in the heart of the city. The Chennai centre will be open for appointments from September 4th 2019. Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities centre will also be offering home care Services for diabetes to its patients at the convenience of their home.
Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre was started in 1991, by Padma Shri Dr. V. Mohan, as a pivotal care point to arrest the alarming rise in number of people affected by the disease. Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre is India’s largest ‘one-stop’ comprehensive diabetes treatment facility offering multidisciplinary services like Diabetes Foot Care, Diabetes Eye Unit, Nutrition and Dietetics, Patient Education, and Diabetes footwear and food products under one single structure.
“For over 28 years, people have come through our doors to get the finest diabetes care available. We are rapidly expanding our Indian footprint and also exclusive Diabetes specialities care for the people of Tamil Nadu with the launch of our 22nd centre in Tamil Nadu alone. After having commenced centres in various parts of Tamil Nadu in the past, we now have the physical plant to match the expert clinical care and cutting-edge research that we do every day for the patients across India . Through the outstanding generosity of the many people involved, Dr. Mohan’s will strive to carry on its tradition of providing the best diabetes care to those who need it most for decades to come said Dr. V. Mohan, Chairman, Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centres.
Dr. V. Radhika, Consultant, Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, Kilpauk Branch said, “The advanced technologies deployed at Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre not only help to ensure an early diagnosis of diabetes for the people of Chennai but also provide quality care and support. Our aim is to empower, educate and counsel the people to lead a healthy lifestyle and breaking myths around diabetes management. We will definitely be able to detect and help manage diabetes very effectively for our people.”
Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre has advanced clinical support for managing diabetes. It is backed by in-depth research undertaken by their research wing, The Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF) that was set up in 1996 with an aim to bring Research on Diabetes and related complications into practice.