Apollo Hospitals starts Post-COVID-19 Recovery Clinics

November 9, 2020 0 By FM

Apollo Hospitals has launched the Post-COVID Recovery Clinics across its hospital network to address the rising number of patients who have recovered from COVID-19 but are suffering from the mid and long-term persistent effects of the infection.

The Post-COVID Recovery Clinics will be manned by a team of specialists including neurologists and immunologists to help patients deal with the aftermath of COVID-19 and restore them to health. In Bengaluru, the Post-COVID Recovery Clinic will be conducted at the Apollo Hospitals, Bengaluru: Bannerghatta Road, Jayanagar & Seshadripuram.

The clinics will initially be launched in Apollo hospitals treating COVID-19 in Chennai, Madurai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Mysore, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Delhi, Indore, Lucknow, Mumbai and Ahmedabad. It will be manned by a dedicated team consisting of a family physician assisted by a nurse.

Over 50% of COVID-19 patients suffer from problems that include breathlessness, chest pain and heart issues, joint pains, vision problems, and memory loss months after contracting COVID-19.