International Patients

Every year we treat several children from all over the world including Africa, Middle East, and Asia. Often parents wish to get more specialised and advanced treatment for their child. 

The treatments that International patients seek are

  • Robotic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Liver surgery
  • Cancer surgery
  • Major reconstructive surgery for oesophagus (food pipe), stomach and intestines, kidneys, ureters and bladder, lungs and diaphragm

Online Consultation

An online consultation will give you as a parent, an opportunity to explore various treatment options including Robotic surgery, and the confidence of knowing your doctor, without leaving your country. This might influence your decision of coming over to India for advanced surgery for your child.

If you are an international patient then we recommend that you consult with us online, as a first step

Booking an appointment

Please contact us via WhatsApp to book an appointment.

The cost for online consultation is INR 1,000 per consultation. Click here to see this in your currency.

Before the consultation, you will have to send us a set of scanned copies of your child’s complete health records. Please ensure that they are translated into English.

Please inform us of a suitable time for the video consultation. Our preferred timings are between 8 am to 4 pm IST. You can click on this link to check the time difference between Mumbai and Your City.

Cost of Surgery

The average cost of major surgery in an accreditated hospital is approximately Rs. 3,00,000 or USD 4200. Robotic surgery is an additional Rs. 2,00,000 or USD 2800. These costs can be reduced by opting for a twin sharing room. ICU or ward stay and consumables are billed extra as per usage and are calculated separately. Very advanced surgeries may cost more and the expected estimates will be provided to you after the online consultation. These costs can be reduced by opting for a twin sharing room. 

Choosing a hospital

While there may be many factors for choosing a particular hospital for your child’s surgery, you must keep in mind the following factors

  • Technology available
  • Cost of surgery
  • Care for children including ICU care
  • Location
  • Proximity to your intended area of stay

Accredited hospitals for Advanced Paediatric Care

Nanavati hospital
Apollo hospital
Surya hospital
Wockhardt hospital

Additional Information

Finding an Interpreter

If you are uncomfortable with a conversation in English/Hindi/Marathi/Gujarati/Kannada, then it is best that we have an interpreter during the consultation. This will ensure that all your smallest fears and doubts about your child’s surgery are resolved by us. Please let us know by WhatsApp if you want us to organise an interpreter.

Finding an Agent

Sometimes you may not be able to find an agent in your country to enable your complete care. If this is the case then please do not hesitate to ask us on WhatsApp. We can help you find an agent who will arrange your and your child’s visa, flights, local stay, and transport arrangements. This will help you focus on your child’s surgery better.

Scanning documents

You may use Adobe scan (click here) or any other service to scan all your documents. Please ensure that these are kept in date order and are in English or have a translation.