Our Specialities


    The Department of Anesthesia, at Aster Aadhar hospitals provides comprehensive anesthesia care, which includes preoperative, postoperative, critical care and pain relief services. It functions from a suite of germ free; laminar flow operating theatres equipped with ceiling mounted microprocessor controlled anesthesia workstations, multiparameter monitors and volumetric infusion devices.


    At Aster Aadhar hospital we offer exceptional heart care through an experienced, board-certified team of cardiologists, state-of-the art facilities, a rapid triage process and special response teams that allow us treat cardiac emergencies.


    TYPES OF CONDITIONS OR DISESASES TREATED Ischaemic Heart disease. Valvular Heart disease. Congenital Heart disease. Lung diseases. Peripheral vascular diseases. Vascular Trauma.




    Dental Clinic of ASTER AADHAR Hospital is Aiming particularly in applying advance dental techniques using advanced equipments to create a healthy happy confident smile. Services Available: General Dentistry(Caries, Cysts, Abscesses, Bleeding gums, etc.) Oral Diagnosis and Radiology Restorative Dentistry Endodontia (Root Canal) Cosmetic or Aesthetic dentistry (Light Cure Fillings, Veneers ,whitening of teeth) Orthodontia ( Crooked Teeth) Pedodontia (Children Dentistry) Prosthodontia (Dentures, Crowns and Bridges) Periodontia (Gum Diseases)


    Department provides full range of Dermatologic services and is committed to provide highest quality care to our patients. The Department is situated on the ground floor and is equipped with the facilities for consultation and procedures. Facilities and Services: The out patients department is open to patients everyday 6 days a week. Consultant is available for consultancy by prior appointment.

  • E.N.T.

    ENT Department hassophisticated and ultramodern diagnostic and therapeutic equipments. The Department performs basic and advanced surgeries in Ear, Nose and Throat. Department has experience in Micro Ear Surgery, Micro Laryngeal Surgery and Endoscopic Surgery such as; Sinus Endoscopy, Endo Nasal Surgery. Department also performs Head, Neck andmaxillofacial Trauma Surgery

  • Endocrinology


    At Aster Aadhar, we will be offering specialist consultations in the field of Gastroenterology &Hepatology. A well equipped endoscopy Unit, a state of the art Critical Care Unit and surgical Back up will form an entire Gastroenterology &Hepatology Department. Liver Clinic This would be the first of its kind in Kolhapur offering following Services: 1. Diagnosis & treatment of chronic hepatitis (B & C) Autoimmune hepatitis, Wilson’s disease, Haemochromatosis. 2. Assessing need for liver transplant & Pre transplant workup. 3. Management of decompensated cirrhosis (Bleeds, Refractory Ascites, Encephalopathy) 4. USG Guided liver biopsy, abscess drainage, Hepatomainjection. We will be offering following endoscopic services: Diagnostic Procedures 1. Gastroscopy 2. Colonoscopy 3. ERCP ERCP For billiary& pancreatic diseases: • Diagnosis& treatment of billiary stones, structures • Treatment of bile leaks by billiary stenting • Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pancreatitis • Drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst Therapeutic endoscopic procedures: 1. Oesophageal dilation for benign & malignant strictures. 2. Oesophageal stent placement. 3. Pyloric dilation for gastric outlet obstruction. 4. Gastric & duodenal stenting. 5. Polypectomy (for both upper & lower GI polyps). 6. Placement of nasojejunal tubes for enteral nutrition. 7. Endoscopic balloon placement for obesity. Emergency Endoscopic Procedures: • Acute upper & lower GI bleeding • Foreign body removal • Treatment of gastric & sigmoid volvulus • ERCP &billiary drainage for cholangitis & bile leaks In the near future we plan to add: • Paediatric Gastroenterology • 24 hrs. pH monitoring • Oesophageal& rectal Manometry • Capsule enteroscopy • Endoscopic ultrasound


    The department of Internal Medicine consists of senior consultants, who have trained and worked at leading medical Institutes in India. A team of diligent physicians and their assistants form the backbone of hospital care. The department provides a broad range of services for diagnosis and treatment of multiple medical problems for adults round the clock. It includes the following -


    General surgery, despite its name, is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs, e.g., intestines including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, our specialties also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, and hernias.


    Delivaries-Normal/Forceps, LSCS, Medical Termination of Pregnancy, Ectopic Pregnancy High Risk Cases- PIH, IUGR, Other Medical Disorder. Gynaecology: Menstrual disorders, Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Prolapse of Uterus Gynaecological Malignancies Fibroid Uterus Infertility

  • Interventional Cardiology




    Acute Kidney Injury. Diagnosis, evaluation, management and prevention of CKD. Rend Biopsy. Various modalities of renal replacement therapies: Heamodialysis, Peritoneal dialysis. Treatment of Poisoning (Hemoperfusion). Management of renal transplant patients.


    The Department of Neurology offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment for patients with neurological disorders. Neurology deals with diseases related to brain, spinal cord, nerve roots, plexus, nerves, myoneural junction and muscles.


    The Neurosurgery department at Aster Aadhar is involved the surgical treatment of the nervous system (the brain and spinal cord) and its coverings (the scalp, skull and spine), as well as the peripheral nerves. Our specialists provide diagnostic, consultative and therapeutic services to patients with all types of neurological problems for which surgery is indicated. 1000 Head Injury Operation performed and Spine Operation performed including 300 Brain Tumours successfully operated have been carried out by our specialists. Our neurosurgeons are skilled in procedures that can treat a range of neurological disorders and advances neurosurgery procedures problems, including:


    Overall Eye Assessment Procedures: Computerised eye testing and prescription of glasses. Intraocular pressure monitoring by routine tonometer and Applanation tonometer Indirect ophthalmoscopy. Slit lamp exam with 90 D and 3 mirror lens. Gonioscopy. Routine sac syringing and Dacryocystogram At Aster Aadhar the Ophthalmology Department has under it various Specialty Clinics which are Cataract, Contact lens clinic, Glaucoma clinic, Squint & Paediatric clinic, Retina Clinic Depending on the various diagnostic modalities , surgical interventions are planned for various ophthalmic cases. CATARACT CLINIC: Diagnostic Tools : A Scan. B Scan for Trauma cases. Surgical Intervention: Small incision sutureless cataract surgery. Phacoemulsification of cataract with foldable IOL. Multifocal IOL's. CONTACT LENS CLINIC: Autorefractometry. Contact Lens Fitting. Daily/Monthly disposable lenses. Cosmetic lenses(Coloured) GLAUCOMA CLINIC: Diagnostic Tools : Tonometry Gonioscopy Perimetry Surgical Intervention: Laser iridotomy with Yag Laser SQUINT PAEDIATRIC CLINIC: Diagnostic and Clinical Tools : Examination and Evaluation of Child by paediatric ophthalmologist. Refraction under mydriatrics. Surgical Intervention: Various squint correction surgeries. Amblyopia treatment. RETINA CLINIC: Diagnostic Tools : Indirect Ophthalmoscopy Fundus camera for evaluation of various retinal diseases, Optic nerve and Macula. Fluorescein Angiography OCT Neuro Ophthalmology Laser Techniques Laser Photocoagulation for: a) Diabetic Retinopathy b) Retinal Vascular Occlusion c) Macular Diseases d) Prophylaxis for Retinal Detachment e) Retinopathy of Prematurity f) Retinopathy of Pre eclampsia Various Retinal Surgeries: Retinal Detachment Surgery Ocular Trauma Care Unit Vitrectomy Post Cataract Surgery Complication Management. Macular Surgeries Intravitreal injections mainly Inj. Avastine With the availability of in house physicians and anesthesiologist, diabetic and hypertensive patients are better managed and the surgeries under general anesthesia are planned properly.


    Orthopaedics The orthopedic department in ASTER AADHAR Hospital provides comprehensive care for all orthopedic problems through its state of the art. Due to the excellent backing of radiology, pathology, intensive care units and rehabilitation department, the department draws variety of complex cases not only from Kolhapur but also from various parts of Western Maharashtra. Minimally invasive and key hole procedures are used whenever possible to reduce pain and ensure speed recovery. There are two well equipped ultra modern modular theatres having laminar flow at its disposal.


    Paediatric department of Aster Aadhar hospital has well equipped NICU & PICU with round the clock paediatrician available for 24hrs. NICU : Is well equipped with warmer phototherapy unit, syringe pump, multipara and dedicated neonatal ventilators. All types of neonatal emergencies are managed by the department some of them are Birth asphyxia HMD (Hyaline Membrane Disease) MAS (Maconium Aspiration Syndrome) Congenital anomalies Neonatal Surgeries PICU : Is well equipped to handle all types of paediatric emergencies like Meningitis Encephalitis Respiratory & Cardiac Failure GBS Renal Diseases Malignancy


    Pathology - Facilities & Services Investigations in Haematology, Biochemistry, Histopathology and Microbiology. Works 24 hrs a day x 7 days a week


    Paediatric department of Aster Aadhar hospital has well equipped NICU & PICU with round the clock paediatrician available for 24hrs. NICU : Is well equipped with warmer phototherapy unit, syringe pump, multipara and dedicated neonatal ventilators. All types of neonatal emergencies are managed by the department some of them are Birth asphyxia HMD (Hyaline Membrane Disease) MAS (Maconium Aspiration Syndrome) Congenital anomalies Neonatal Surgeries PICU : Is well equipped to handle all types of paediatric emergencies like Meningitis Encephalitis Respiratory & Cardiac Failure GBS Renal Diseases Malignancy


    Physiotherapy is a health care profession with an emphasis on the use of physical approaches for the promotion of health and the prevention, treatment and management of disease and disability. It is the fourth largest healthcare profession in the world and addresses problems with movement, dysfunction and pain. These can arise from musculoskeletal, neurological, respiratory, and chronic disability conditions, or from mental illness and intellectual impairment. Our team of trained professionals in the Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Department emphasizes on the patient's day-to-day functioning and enhancing their quality of life. Our goal is to design a unique programme for recovery, health and wellness that fits each patient's needs. Patient education being such an important part of delivering medical and service excellence, our therapists incorporate patient education in the daily rehabilitation of patients. As with education, the department is committed to excellence in research as we believe that clinical care must be proven effective through scientific study. The goal of the rehabilitation team is to help patients achieve optimal recovery of function and movement, and enhance the overall quality of life through: 1. Promotion of fitness and healthcare 2. Prevention of disabilities 3. Identifying causes for dysfunction (like pain, muscle tightness 4. Treatment and rehabilitation of dysfunctions 5. Maximizing independence in activities of daily living. Our department provides following facilities: Orthopedic rehabilitation Pain care clinic Traumatic rehabilitation unit Brain and spinal cord injury rehabilitation Intensive care physiotherapy unit Elderly Care Fitness programe and lifestyle management Sports Injuries rehabilitation Women's Health Home Modification & Assistive Devices The ultramodern equipments in the service of the patients are: Electrical modalities: Shortwave diathermy (S.W.D.) Infra-red rays Faradic - galvanic stimulation Paraffin Wax-bath Laser therapy Interferential therapy T.E.N.S. Ultra sound therapy C.P.M. (Conations passive movement for knee) Moist Heart therapy Lumbar traction unit Cervical traction unit Exercise therapy equipments: Rope and Pulley Shoulder wheel Wrist roller Pronator supinator Suspension Exercise unit Static Cycle Pedo cycle Hip exerciser Parallel bars for gait training Quadriceps table Balancing board OUR FOCUS: 1. To the establishment of the highest quality service, which is sensitive to the needs of the individual, the hospital and the community and which, demands of staff a level of expertise and skill commensurate with the highest standards of the profession. 2. To the cultivation of an environment, which fosters and stimulates a spirit of enquiry and analysis, creating a service, which is dynamic, effective and appropriate. 3. To enable patients to achieve the highest quality of life, which their condition allows, by educating and encouraging patient participation in care management and by ensuring that the formulation of care plans encompasses both the social and environmental factors. 4 . To the promotion and support of continuing professional development, education and research at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.


    The Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery enhances a person's appearance by removing their blemishes and augmenting their natural attributes.


    ASTER AADHAR Hospital has a well developed psychiatric unit with outpatient and inpatient facilities providing a comprehensive care for a large spectrum psychiatric illness from childhood to old age. Facilities and Services: Diagnosis and management of ; - Childhood Psychiatric problem such as, School Phobia, Scholastic Backwardness, ADHD, etc. - Psychiatric disorders such as Schizophrenia, Depression, Mood Disorder, Anxiety Disorder, etc - Psychosexual Disorder - Alcohol, Nicotine and other substance deaddiction - Dementia and other Geriatric problems Women's Mental Health Services Relationship Building Programs Stress Management Marital Counseling Behavioral Therapy Psychotherapies; CBT, RET, etc. Electroconvulsive Therapy Aversion Therapy Cerebral Stimulation Sexual Therapy Narco Analysis


    The Department of Pulmonary Medicine provides state-of-the-art care for respiratory diseases like: Bronchial asthma, COPD, Bronchitis, Lung Cancer, Tuberculosis, Pneumonia, Pleural Disease, Allergy and Sleep Disorders. We also deal with respiratory emergencies like exacerbation of Asthma, Haemoptysis, Chest wall injuries in trauma patients, Lung contusions and pulmonary embolisms.


    Aster Aadhar hospital, department of Radiology is equipped with high quality imaging machines. We are providing quality imaging services in modalities like CT, USG, Doppler, Mammography and X-Ray. Department of Radiology is well equipped with following machines.



    TYPES OF CONDITIONS OR DISESASES TREATED : Head neck Cancer Breast Cancer Lung Cancer Gastro Intestinal Cancer Genito Urinary Cancer Soft Tissue Cancer


    Urology is the surgical specialty that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. he organs covered by urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penisThe organs covered by urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis.Urology combines management of medical (i.e. non-surgical) problems such as urinary tract infections and benign prostatic hyperplasia, as well as surgical problems such as the surgical management of cancers, the correction of congenital abnormalities, and correcting stress incontinence.