Newsweek names Health City parent company flagship hospital among world’s best

Newsweek names Health City parent company flagship hospital among world’s best

CAYMAN ISLANDS (October 27, 2020) – The flagship hospital of the Narayana Health Group, the parent company of Health City Cayman Islands, has been counted among the top 200 hospitals for cardiology in the world by Newsweek magazine. Narayana Bengalaru – Institute of Cardiac Sciences is situated in NH Health City Bangalore. This super-specialty cardiac…

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Health City To Open Camana Bay Location

Health City To Open Camana Bay Location

CAYMAN ISLANDS (August 5, 2020) –  High-quality tertiary medical care is coming closer to residents of George Town, the Seven-Mile Beach area and West Bay – as well as international visitors staying in resorts along Grand Cayman’s Seven Mile Beach. Health City Cayman Islands has announced that the territory’s only Joint Commission International (JCI) accredited…

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30K Full PPE kits arrive thanks to partnership between CI Government and Health City

30K Full PPE kits arrive thanks to partnership between CI Government and Health City

CAYMAN ISLANDS (April 30, 2020) – A shipment of 30,000 personal protective equipment (PPE) kits -vital to the safety of front-line healthcare workers in the treatment of COVID-19 patients – arrived in the Cayman Islands on Thursday, April 30. The chartered cargo flight was the result of much behind-the-scenes work and a public sector/private sector…

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Two Health City staff members test positive for COVID-19

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 19, 2020) – Health City Cayman Islands is reporting that two staff members currently in quarantine have tested positive for COVID-19. The results of the second batch of tests run by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) were announced at a Cayman Islands Government press conference on Thursday, March 19. Presently…

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No further COVID-19 cases among Health City staff

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 20, 2020) – Health City Cayman Islands is reporting that no further staff members currently in quarantine have tested positive for COVID-19.  The results of the third batch of tests run by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) were announced at a Cayman Islands Government press conference on Friday, March 20….

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Health City issues COVID-19 Update

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 13, 2020) – Health City Cayman Islands is reporting a positive result for COVID-19 in a patient being treated in isolation at the tertiary care facility’s Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU). The 68-year-old man is an emergency patient traveling on a cruise ship, who was admitted to Health City in critical condition…

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Message to Health City Patients re: COVID-19

CAYMAN ISLANDS (Friday March 13, 2020) – We are asking that patients and visitors to Health City remain calm and not become overly anxious and panicked regarding their potential exposure to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) following the positive test result of a patient being cared for in medical isolation in our Medical Intensive Care Unit. Please…

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Health City Cayman Islands breaks ground for purpose-built cancer treatment centre

Health City Cayman Islands breaks ground for purpose-built cancer treatment centre

CAYMAN ISLANDS (November 29, 2019) – Health City Cayman Islands broke ground for a purpose-built dedicated cancer treatment center on Thursday, 28 November with a golden shovel ceremony at the tertiary care medical facility’s site in East End, Grand Cayman. Once complete, the cancer treatment center will allow Health City Cayman Islands to provide greatly…

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Fortune Magazine Hails Dr. Devi Shetty’s Narayana Health

Fortune Magazine Hails Dr. Devi Shetty’s Narayana Health

CAYMAN ISLANDS (October 7, 2019) – The parent company of Health City Cayman Islands, Narayana Health, has been recognized as one of the world’s most innovative health care providers by Fortune magazine’s annual “Change The World” list of companies. While the iconic Fortune 500 list identified the world’s richest and largest corporations, Fortune’s “Change The…

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A Life-Changing Christmas Gift: Surgery Repairs Guatemalan Baby’s Heart

A Life-Changing Christmas Gift: Surgery Repairs Guatemalan Baby’s Heart

Cayman Islands (December 28, 2018) – A toddler from Guatemala celebrated Christmas with a new chance at a normal life after surgery in a Cayman Islands hospital to correct pulmonary valve stenosis, a congenital heart defect. Nicolas Garcia-Granados was admitted at Health City Cayman Islands with the serious heart condition, and immediately underwent a six-hour…

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NFL Alumni Partners With Health City Cayman Islands

NFL Alumni Partners With Health City Cayman Islands

Mount Laurel, New Jersey (November 20, 2018) – NFL Alumni (NFLA) today announced a partnership with Health City Cayman Islands, a world-class tertiary care medical facility founded by renowned cardiac surgeon Dr. Devi Shetty. Health City is only the second hospital in the Caribbean to receive accreditation by Joint Commission International and provides affordable state-of-the-art…

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Health City Offers Free Hair Loss Reduction Technology For Chemo Patients

Health City Offers Free Hair Loss Reduction Technology For Chemo Patients

CAYMAN ISLANDS (October 30, 2018) – As the world observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Health City Cayman Islands is offering breast cancer and other solid tumor cancer patients an opportunity to reduce chemotherapy-induced hair loss through the use of a machine called DigniCap. According to Health City oncologist Dr. Vineetha Binoy, DigniCap is the first…

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Award-Winning American Videographer Receives New Knees In The Cayman Islands

Award-Winning American Videographer Receives New Knees In The Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (September 14, 2018) – Award-winning American videographer Tim Blanton can walk freely without pain thanks to a successful bilateral knee replacement at Health City Cayman Islands, the popular tertiary care medical facility in the Caribbean. Blanton had always been a very active man. As a professional videographer, he regularly filmed underwater videos for…

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Narayana Health Announces Comprehensive Cancer Treatment Center In Cayman By 2019

Narayana Health Announces Comprehensive Cancer Treatment Center In Cayman By 2019

CAYMAN ISLANDS (August 8, 2018) – Narayana Health, the Indian health care giant behind Health City Cayman Islands, today announced a December 2019 completion date for a multi-million-dollar comprehensive cancer treatment center at its existing campus in Grand Cayman. Dr. Ashutosh Raghuvanshi, Vice Chairman, Managing Director & Group CEO of the Narayana Health -Group announced…

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Health City Physicians Share Caribbean Cardiology Firsts At St. Lucia Conference

Health City Physicians Share Caribbean Cardiology Firsts At St. Lucia Conference

CAYMAN ISLANDS (July 30, 2018) – The Caribbean could soon become synonymous with high quality, affordable health care, according to medical professionals at Health City Cayman Islands, one of the region’s foremost tertiary care hospitals. Presenting at  the 33rd Caribbean Cardiology Conference hosted by the Caribbean Cardiac Society (CCS)  in St. Lucia this month, Health…

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Four Years Of Medical Innovation At Health City Cayman Islands

Four Years Of Medical Innovation At Health City Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (April 24, 2018) – As Health City Cayman Islands celebrates its fourth anniversary this month, hospital doctors, management and staff at the Caribbean tertiary care hospital are looking back at a busy 12 months of life-saving emergency procedures, groundbreaking regional firsts, and increased visits by international patients. The Joint Commission International (JCI)-accredited hospital,…

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Dr. Devi Shetty Brings Health City Cayman Islands’ “Phenomenal Story” To A Global Audience

Dr. Devi Shetty Brings Health City Cayman Islands’ “Phenomenal Story” To A Global Audience

Cayman Islands (March 28, 2018) – Dr. Devi Shetty, Chairman of Narayana Health and the founder of Health City Cayman Islands, has brought the Caribbean tertiary care hospital’s role in his transformation of global healthcare to the international stage at the GREAT Festival of Innovation in Hong Kong. “We built the Cayman Health City with…

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Tennessee Man Successfully Treated For Heart Failure In The Cayman Islands

Tennessee Man Successfully Treated For Heart Failure In The Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (February 15, 2018) – An American citizen seeking medical treatment for heart failure has been successfully attended to by doctors at Health City Cayman Islands using Cardiac Contractility Modulation (CCM), a pioneering technique unavailable elsewhere in the region. Thanks to the medical team at Health City Cayman Islands, Gerald “Gerry” Johnson now has a…

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Another first as Health City Cayman Islands introduces new device to treat heart failure

Another first as Health City Cayman Islands introduces new device to treat heart failure

CAYMAN ISLANDS (October 19, 2017) –  For the first time in the Caribbean, Central and South America, Dr. Ravi Kishore, Chief Interventional Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist at Health City Cayman Islands, has implanted a Cardiac Contractility Modulation (CCM) device to treat heart failure in a Cayman Islands resident. Dr. Kishore implanted the device in late August,…

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Health City Cayman Islands Performs Brain Surgery With Patient Awake

Health City Cayman Islands Performs Brain Surgery With Patient Awake

CAYMAN ISLANDS (September 15, 2017) – In a first for the English-speaking Caribbean, neurosurgeons at Health City Cayman Islands have successfully performed another advanced procedure by surgically removing part of a brain tumor while the patient was awake. The procedure – known as awake craniotomy or awake brain surgery, enables the surgeons to remove, partly…

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Canadian Boxing Champ Retains Title While Fighting For Charity

Canadian Boxing Champ Retains Title While Fighting For Charity

HAMILTON, ONTARIO (June 22, 2017) – Canadian boxing champ and Hamilton, Ontario hometown hero Steven “The Piranha” Wilcox successfully defended his belt while fighting for a cause during his recent title bout in Canada. Wilcox, who is now 17-2-1, retained his World Boxing Association-North American Boxing Association (WBA-NABA) Super Lightweight title by defeating Oscar Arjona from…

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Health City Cayman Islands Celebrates Three Years Of Achievement

Health City Cayman Islands Celebrates Three Years Of Achievement

CAYMAN ISLANDS (April 27, 2017) – Health City Cayman Islands, the renowned Caribbean hospital, has treated more than 29,000 patients since it opened its doors three years ago. Caribbean hospital has treated patients from 60 countries in the past year. As Health City celebrates its third anniversary this month, officials at the Joint Commission International-accredited…

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Health City Cayman Islands Continues Conservation Commitment This Earth Day

Health City Cayman Islands Continues Conservation Commitment This Earth Day

CAYMAN ISLANDS (April 22, 2017) – To coincide with this year’s Earth Day on Saturday, April 22 Health City Cayman Islands has released its 2016 Conservation Report, highlighting results including significantly reduced electricity demands, limited waste output and efficiently recycled rainwater and sewage, culminating in a small environmental footprint for the facility. Health City was…

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Direct Charter Flights To Bring St Maarten Patients To Health City Cayman Islands

Direct Charter Flights To Bring St Maarten Patients To Health City Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 27, 2017) – Cayman Islands based tertiary care hospital Health City Cayman Islands announced today that direct charter flights to St Maarten will bring patients from that country to the Cayman Islands for specialized medical treatment. Following an agreement between Health City Cayman Islands and SZV Social & Health Insurances, the government-owned…

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Health City Sports Ambassador Wins Boxing Bout

Health City Sports Ambassador Wins Boxing Bout

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 24, 2017) – Canadian boxing champ Steven “The Piranha” Wilcox, holder of the World Boxing Association-North American Boxing Association (WBA-NABA) super lightweight title, defeated Argentina’s Jorge Luis Rodriguez in a weekend match on Saturday, March 18. Wilcox was recently named a Sports Ambassador for Health City Cayman Islands. Proceeds for his upcoming…

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Health Care Needs a Better System for Importing Ideas From Abroad

Health Care Needs a Better System for Importing Ideas From Abroad

Read the full column on Wall Street Journal. With political winds potentially changing the U.S. health-care system—yet again—it’s tempting to look inward, rather than outward for solutions. That means opportunities may be lost to learn from innovations abroad in the delivery of health-care services. Other countries are confronting and—in many cases—solving some of the same…

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Common Shoulder Conditions Explained

Rotator Cuff Tears The rotator cuff is a group of tendons that connect the four muscles of the upper shoulder to the bones. While the normal process of aging can create wear and tear on the rotator cuff, individuals who participate in sports like golf and tennis have an increased risk of injury. Symptomatic rotator…

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