An eight year old boy resident of Nizamabad was diagnosed to have Brain Tumor with Hydrocephalus and underwent Craniotomy surgery + VP Shunt placement done by Neuro Surgeon at NIMS, Hyderabad. HHF supported Rs. 1.0 lacs. Now he is stable and doing well.
A 75 days old boy born with a massive hydrocephalus (Fluid accumulation in the Brain) & Meningocele, its a congenital abnormality. He underwent brain surgery - VP Shunt placed and spine tumor excision done by Dr. Jaleel Kirmani, Neuro Surgeon & Team at Thumbay New Life Hospital. HHF has paid Rs. 2.0 lacs.
A 7-year-old boy was battling with deadly cancer of the chest cavity. He underwent critical cardiac surgery at Star Hospital, with the help of our donors HHF abled to provide Rs. 2.0 lacs for his surgery. His surgery was successful and doing well.
A 9-year-old girl was suffering from Cardiac Disease - Right Ventricle Bundle Mass. She underwent critical cardiac surgery at Rainbow Children's Heart Institute, with the help of our donors HHF able to provide Rs. 3.0 lacs for her surgery. Her surgery was successful and doing well.
A 12yr old boy was suffering from Herpetic Gingivostomatitis (HSV1), on our medical counseling he was treated at Osmania General Hospital without spending a single rupee otherwise he would have spent lakhs of rupees in private set up. Now he is discharged with stable condition.
Baby Sahiti and her younger brother Sainitesh are suffering with kidney disease and their mother abandoned them. They are undergoing CAPD home dialysis every month.
Father is an auto driver. He is struggling to purchase 90 Fluid bags Rs. 250 each bag and total Rs. 22, 500/- for each child, plus medicines for which he was borrowing money.
HHF immediately consulted the Nephrologist doctor at OGH, arranged Fluid Bags free under Aarogyasri Health Scheme for two children and promised to give Rs. 10, 000/- every month for medical expenses. The free fluid bags from OGH will save Rs. 45, 000 / every month.
Apart from this HHF has taken responsibility of two children in medical emergencies and send ambulances whenever required.
2 infants born with Congenital Heart Disease, during lock-down and belongs to poor background families. HHF has taken a step forward and supported both the infants and sponsored critical cardiac surgeries done by Dr. Tapan Dash Kumar at Rainbow Children's Heart Institute, with the help of our faithful donors HHF has able to provide Rs. 3.0 lacs for both the surgeries and both are the road to recovery.
A 10 months old girl was suffering from Congenital Heart Disease VSD, and the surgery got approved under Aarogyasri but the father was struggling to arrange money for basic lab investigations including COVID Testing before surgery, HHF has come forward and arranged the required funds for her. Soon after lab investigations, she underwent VSD Closure done by a CT Surgeon in a Private Hospital. This was not possible without the support of our generous donors. Thank you.
A 2yrs old boy was attacked by a stray dog and was bitten badly, got auricular avulsion and an elbow bone dislocated. Immediately we shift him to the nearest private hospital and he underwent plastic surgery (reconstruction). Now the boy is recovering well. The boy belongs to a below poverty, hence HHF has sponsored his surgery.
Patient Mr. Hanmanthu is from Heerapur Village, Adilabad who met with an accident and lost both of his legs. He is the only earning member of his family and he is a daily wage labourer.
Presently, he is undergoing treatment in RIMS, Adilabad. I on behalf of my friends donated Rs 15016 towards his medical expenses. In this regard, we requested HHF to explore the possibilities of providing a wheel chair for him at the earliest. And instantly HHF approved for the wheel chair. Patient is now in recovery mode, making best use of his new wheel chair.
Imroze Alam, 20 year old student from Odisha, suffered Traumatic Optic Neuropathy as a result of a bike accident. The trauma caused total blindness in both of his eyes. He was referred to L.V Prasad and then to Akbar Eye Institute where they said that he has 1% chance of recovering.
After undergoing Bilateral Optic Nerve Decompression by Dr. Syed Ameer Basha at Care Hospital, his vision has been restored by up to 50%. HHF supported him with Rs 1.7 Lakhs for the operation. He is now on medication which are gradually improving his eye sight.
A 25 year man met with an accident near Chegunta, Medak district and was rushed to a private hospital in Hyderabad as he suffered massive subdural hemorrhage in the brain, the said hospital gave an estimate of Rs 5.0 lacs for surgery and medical management. The family which did not have the means called our helpline and was advised to shift to Osmania General Hospital. The patient was shifted and underwent test at OGH and was promptly assisted by our team. The same evening doctors removed 40ml of blood clot from the brain and surgery was successful. The young man was discharged without having to spend a penny at OGH with the help of doctors and our volunteers a precious life and resources of a family were saved.
A 24 year, old young man was diagnosed with perforated intestines after he complained of severe stomach pain and fever. He was brought to a private hospital, where the family was asked to deposit Rs. 1.0 lac upfront for the surgery. The distressed old and helpless father a tailor by profession called HHF and we immediately shifted the patient to Osmania General Hospital in our ambulance. After undergoing some test, he was operated within few hours and a laparotomy was done at OGH. His surgery was successful and his life and precious resources were saved. Kudos to OGH surgery Dept and our team who helped this patient to get timely medical attention.
A 20yrs old boy was suffering from AVM (arteriovenous malformation) and he was bleeding profusely, initially he was treated at Osmania Hospital later he was sent to NIMS. Our team of Healthcare workers moved him to NIMS and admitted under Cardio thoracic Surgery. By the grace of almighty his Embolization was done successfully and he is stable now. HHF has sponsored Rs. 1.0 lac
A 24 years old lady a home maker by profession whose husband is a daily wage earner & with 2 kids to take care was suddenly diagnosed with Appendicitis- She wanted to go for treatment in private hospital which would have costed her Rs. 30, 000/-. After intervention of HHF, she agreed and underwent Appendectomy Surgery at Osmania General Hospital & was operated within 6 hours of admission in the hospital on 16/2/2020. She was discharged from the hospital on the basis of stable health condition. The impact of counselling done by HHF, was such that her life and precious money were saved.
A 48-year-old woman was suffering from Osteoarthritis Right Knee. She has one daughter and son. Her husband is an old
A 63 years old man, suffering from
Osteoarthritis Right Knee, belongs to a farmer family & is a resident at
He underwent through TKR Right Knee surgery (Knee
Replacement Surgery) at Osmania General Hospital. HHF contributed Rs. 30, 000/-
for an Artificial implants.
A 15yr old girl was suffering from 6cm Ovarian Cyst & Appendicitis, she was in severe pain and her father contacted us to help him for his daughter's urgent surgery. HHF has immediately admitted her into a panel Hospital where she under Laparoscopic Ovarian Cystectomy and Appendectomy done by Dr. Parveen Sultana. HHF has sponsored Rs. 45,000/-. She is recovering well.
A 27yr old woman was brought to our notice with Classical COVID Symptoms and was badly desaturating (SPO2 40% to 45%) without O2 support, we act immediately and counseled her family for shifting her to a Govt COVID Centre. She was moved in our ambulance and was admitted with the coordination of the HHF Medical Team. She was on O2 support with Medical Management. She recovered fully and discharged with stable condition.
A 23yrs old woman was diagnosed with TB of the spine and was started on Anti-tuberculosis treatment. However, she missed regular medication for a while and this led to undue complications that damaged her spine, a condition called scoliosis developed. She underwent laminectomy with implant fixation done by a Senior Neuro Surgeon and HHF assisted with her surgery and will help her for further Medicines & Rehabilitation.
SEED treat the aid recipients with the respect and dignity they deserve. SEED will operate in an environment in which the beneficiaries will have self-esteem. By making available quality education and technical training, SEED hopes to provide opportunities for success to slum area residents.
Deccan Alumni Association of North America (DAANA) is an alumni association for graduates of Deccan College of Medical Sciences (DCMS), Hyderabad, Telangana, India. DAANA was formally launched at the DCMS family reunion in Dallas, Texas in August 2016