India, 22 June 2023: Aster Medcity, a prominent healthcare institution in Kerala and a unit of Aster DM Healthcare – one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in the GCC and India, has achieved a remarkable milestone by securing 49th ranking among the Top 100 hospitals in the Asia Pacific (APAC)1 region for cardiology in the highly acclaimed Best Specialized Hospitals Asia Pacific 2023 survey conducted by Newsweek & Statista. This recognition positions Aster Medcity as a pioneering institution in specialized cardiac care and showcases its commitment to providing exceptional medical services to patients.
The Best Specialized Hospitals Asia Pacific 2023 survey, a collaboration between Newsweek and Statista, aims to identify and acknowledge the leading specialty hospitals in the APAC region. The rankings are derived from a comprehensive analysis of recommendations from over 8,000 medical professionals and healthcare administrators in the APAC region, along with considerations of certifications and other pertinent factors.
Among the esteemed hospitals in the region, Aster Medcity has secured an impressive 49th position in the highly competitive cardiology category, making it the sole hospital from Kerala and only the 9th hospital from India to be listed among the top specialized cardiac care institutions. This remarkable achievement underscores the hospital’s unwavering commitment to delivering state-of-the-art facilities, advanced treatments, and a team of highly skilled and experienced physicians.
Founded by Dr. Azad Moopen, Aster DM Healthcare has been at the forefront of delivering excellence in medical care. Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman and Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare, expressed his delight at Aster Medcity’s achievement, stating, “As an organization driven by the pursuit of excellence in healthcare, we are thrilled with Aster Medcity’s recognition as one of the top hospitals in APAC region for cardiology by the reputed Newsweek. This accomplishment is a testament to our unwavering focus on providing cutting-edge medical services and our commitment to patient-centric care. We will continue to strive for innovation and excellence in the healthcare industry.”
Dr. Nitish Shetty, Chief Executive Officer, Aster DM Healthcare, India, expressed his pride and gratitude, stating, “We are immensely proud of Aster Medcity’s recognition as one of the top hospitals in the Asia Pacific region for cardiology. This achievement serves as a testament to the relentless efforts and dedication of our medical professionals and staff who consistently strive to provide world-class care to our patients. We remain resolute in our commitment to advancing cardiac healthcare and enhancing patient outcomes through innovative treatments and personalized care.”
Aster Medcity’s Cardiac Sciences Centre offers a comprehensive range of specialized services, including cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiothoracic vascular surgery, cardiac surgery, heart transplant, and cardiac rehabilitation for both adults and children. The centre’s multidisciplinary approach, coupled with state-of-the-art technologies and a patient-centric philosophy, sets it apart as a leader in cardiac care among healthcare institutions in the region.
With approximately 10,000 adults and children diagnosed and treated each year, Aster Medcity continues to make a significant impact in the field of cardiac care. The hospital works closely with other departments, such as pediatrics, radiology, general surgery, and critical care, to ensure a holistic and seamless healthcare experience for its patients.
1APAC region encompasses countries Australia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand.