With a view to providing healthcare beyond routine office-hours, Delhi’s has now its first mid-night clinic which was opened recencly in Safdarjung Enclave.
Named as ‘K’Night Clinic’, this initiative was launched by Dr. Kaushal Kant Mishra, a leading Orthopedic surgeon, where consultancy and diagnostic services will be provided of various disciplines.
“The idea behind K’Night Clinic is to provide healthcare services till 12.00 am (midnight). This one-of-a-kind clinic has been started first time in India. If successful, the concept will be expanded to NCR region. To begin with orthopedic, ENT and dermatology services will be available from leading Doctors,” said Dr. Mishra, who is presently associated with Primus Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi as the Head of Orthopaedic and Trauma Unit.
Dr. Mishra is a renowned orthopedic surgeon who has performed the first uncemented Hip Replacement surgery of Tanzania. He has also performed hip replacement of the youngest Nigerian girl at Primus Hospital, Abuja, said a release.
“The new approach of providing medical help in late evening hours will definitely benefit thousands of those patients who cannot seek medical help in routine office-hours. The K’Night Clinic has been launched for those professionals who remains busy in 10 am to 6 pm routine jobs, hence don’t have time for health check-up during day hours. K’Night Clinic will provide healthcare services till 12.00 am (midnight).
This initiative of providing medical help in odd hours will help patients to reach the clinic in no times as most of the roads become free from traffic congestion. This has been planned to ease overcrowding in hospitals and to make healthcare services available at their preferable time,” Dr Mishra added.