Saifee Hospital Treating Heaviest Woman
Mumbai: Saifee Hospital here will treat the world’s heaviest woman Eman Ahmed, who was brought here on February 13 from Egypt. Eman (37) who weighs 500 kgs and was brought to Mumbai by a special cargo plane from Alexandria , will undergo bariatric surgery at the Saifee Hospital, an institution run by Dawoodi Bohra community. According to Dr. Mofaddal Lakdawala, the treatment may take two to four years.
It is a 250 bedded multi-specialty tertiary care hospital providing medical, surgical, diagnostic and therapeutic services. The specialties range from simple Day-care procedures to complex Cardiac surgery and acute care emergency medicine.
There are 37 beds Critical Care Units, 4 beds High Dependency Unit for critical patients, 9 State of the art Operating Theatre suites with International Infection Control Protocols.
In the aftermath of the 2011 Mumbai bombings, Saifee hospital provided free treatment to victims and affected people of the bomb blast