Surgeon

  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: In conversation with Dr Devi Shetty 22-02-2014 09:55 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network 18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in conversation with renowned cardiac surgeon, Dr Devi Shetty, who has shown how basic and simple innovations can make it possible for one of the most expensive surgeries...
  • Meet Dausa man who has no ears but listens, talks on mobile 18-02-2014 04:56 PM

    A 30-year-old man has no external ears or a visible ear canal but listens and talks normally. This is rarest of the rare birth defect, and as the man from Dausa can communicate, it means his middle and internal hearing organs appear to be normal, said Dr Neeraj Kasliwal, prominent...
  • Obama to nominate Indian-origin doctor for top medical post 15-11-2013 06:01 PM

    A prominent Indian-origin doctor who heads a group that promotes Barack Obama's signature healthcare law could become the next US Surgeon General with the President planning to nominate him to the top medical post. Obama announced his intention to nominate Dr Vivek Hallegere Murthy to the top administration position along...
  • 'Smartphones are causing vision problems to soar' 19-08-2013 10:22 AM

    London: Smartphones are causing sight problems to soar in children as young as seven, a top UK eye surgeon has warned. Since the launch of smartphones in 1997 there has been a 35 per cent increase in patients with advancing myopia (short-sightedness), according to David Allamby, a leading laser eye...
  • Pak doctor probing foreigners' death killed 29-12-2011 09:18 PM

    Quetta: Gunmen in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday killed a police surgeon who had received threats for his role in investigating the deaths of five foreigners at the hands of security forces earlier this year, police said. Surgeon Baqir Shah conducted the autopsies on the five foreigners, including three women, who...
  • Cardiac surgeon dies after patient's surgery 30-06-2011 11:41 AM

    Rome: An Italian cardiac surgeon has died minutes after he completed a complicated operation on an elderly patient at a clinic near Milan. Before the operation, Vincenzo Capacchione, 49, complained of chest pain but managed to successfully carry out the four-hour surgery on a 70-year-old patient who was admitted to...
  • Buy tickets to watch brain surgeon operate 28-01-2011 03:50 PM

    Sydney: A prominent brain surgeon in Australia has startled the medical fraternity by auctioning tickets to let people watch him perform surgeries in the operation theatre. Apalled by such an action, the medical authorities here have launched a probe against Charlie Teo, a Sydney brain surgeon. Teo, who was made...
  • Errors lead surgeons to contemplate suicide 18-01-2011 03:57 PM

    Chicago: A study suggests medical errors, job burnout and depression lead surgeons to contemplate suicide at higher rates than the general public, and they're much less likely to seek help. Fear of losing their jobs contributes to surgeons' reluctance to get mental health treatment, according to the study. Nearly 8,000...
  • Women want Scarlett's pout, Gisele's body 08-01-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: The plump pout made famous by actress Angelina Jolie is yesterday's news. Women want Scarlett Johansson's lips instead. Oscar-winning actress Jolie came in second to Johansson in the lips category of the "14th Annual Famed Hottest Looks Survey" compiled by Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeons Dr. Richard Fleming and...
  • Off-the-shelf body parts a reality soon 15-07-2010 02:06 PM

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  • Watch: How to prepare for a marathon run 30-10-2009 04:01 PM

    Does running a marathon pushes the body further than it is meant to go? ...
  • Dr Death Jayant Patel extradited from US, gets bail 21-07-2008 03:47 PM

    Khulna: Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal has passed a fitness test and cleared to play in the second Test against West Indies, a team official said on Tuesday. "He felt fine batting in the nets and we think he is fit to play tomorrow," team physio Vibhav Singh told reporters. Tamim...
  • Mumbai doc held for molesting TV reporter 13-01-2008 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the team was not under any pressure to lift the cricket World Cup after 28 years and saw the expectations of the people as a faith in their talent. "I don't think we felt burdened to win the World Cup since India's...
  • Boy 'surgeon's' doc parents held 26-06-2007 12:34 AM

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  • Medical 'bestseller' in the offing 23-04-2007 02:03 PM

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  • Indian doc fixes Aniston's nose 26-01-2007 06:47 PM

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  • Ayurveda growing rapidly in Europe, USA 08-11-2006 08:46 PM

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  • Docs to create perfect eyelashes 25-10-2006 01:03 PM

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  • Get big, bold and beautiful on Diwali 21-10-2006 09:50 AM

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