Orange City Hospital & Research Institute, a unit of Ravi Nair Hospitals & Research Institute is an ISO certified and fully NABH accredited multi super speciality hospital rendering services of around 150 doctors through 60 varied departments under one roof. Considering its mission of saving lives, saving families; OCHRI since inception has been the preferred referral center for any comprehensive emergency care during any calamity in Central India be it blasts, poisoning, trauma, burns etc.

Recently, 18 burn patients from Uttam Galva Steel Plant were referred from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences(Sewagram) and Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College(Sawangi).

Dr. Darshan Rewanwar, Dr. Sameer Jahagirdar, Dr. Gaurav Jannawar- Burns & Plastic Surgeons and Dr. Rajesh Atal, Dr. Vina Bang, Dr. Devayani Buche- Physicians are the OCHRI Team members taking care of these patients supported by Dr. Abhay Agashe- Ophthalmologist, Dr. Sidharth Saoji- ENT Surgeon, Dr. Ninad Gawande- Medico-legal Specialist, Dr. Atul Dekate- Rehabilitation Specialist, Dr.Jitesh Jeswani- Nephrologist, Dr. Milind Pande- Pathologist, Dr. Nishikant Lokhande, Dr. Manish Agarwal, Dr. Saurabh Jaiswal- Radiologists, Dr. Smita Harkare, Dr. Neeta Deshpande, Dr. Anita Pande – Anesthetists, Dr. Roshan Jawdekar, Dr. Akshay Burlawar, Dr. Shital Chavan, Dr. Mohit Gharpure- Intensivists  ,Dr. Aves Hasan, Dr.Dhananjay Chafle, Dr. Kushal Narnawre, Dr. Akash Jaiswal- Clinical Assistants, Dr. Anit Prakash- Section Coordinator, Dr. Kavita Dhurvey- SMO Incharge( Surgery) and Dr.Noorul Ameen- Medical Superintendent. Smt.Priya Sashi, Smt.Mansi Andhare, Sr. Jessy Abraham, Sr. Rahel Patrange Shri.Sawant Waghmare and Shri.Avinash Ganar are leading team of Nursing, Infection Control, Dietetics, Hygiene and Sanitation.

Shri.Pankaj Bhoyar- Wardha MLA, Shri. Bacchu Kadu, Maharashtra Labor Minister and Shri. Sunil Kedar- Wardha Guardian Minister had also made a courtesy visit to OCHRI to check on the treatment being provided to these burn patients. All visitors and Uttam Galva Steel Plant officials have complimented OCHRI for the facility provision and bringing together a comprehensive expert team to take care of these burn patients.

Recently, Dr. Suhas Abhyankar- Renowned Plastic, Aesthetic, Reconstructive & Burns Surgeon from Mumbai who is heading Masina Burns Hospital and attached to DY Patil Medical College visited OCHRI to review and audit the care being provided to these burn patients. This visit was organized by Uttam Galva Steel Plant Company to obtain a second opinion in interest of admitted burn patients. After a detailed clinical round of all patients and interaction with team of OCHRI Specialists, he penned down following lines for OCHRI-“Great Setup that is managed well. Had an opportunity to visit OCHRI to check on the burn patients. They are extremely well managed with a good doctors’ team and excellent nursing staff. He wished RNHPL management best luck to continue such good quality clinical-social work in future.” He also interacted and counselled the relatives of burn patients and stated that best of care as would have been found in any of the major burn centers across country is being provided to the burn patients at OCHRI.

At the outset, he was welcomed by Dr. Anup Marar- OCHRI Director in presence of Dr. Usha Nair and Dr. Vidya Nair- RNHPL Directors. Shri.Sunil Sure, Shri.Anil Dhakate and Shri.Ganesh Iyer coordinated the itinerary in hospital. Shri.Amit Sahay- Vice President(HR) and Dr. Chandrakant Puppalwar- Chief Medical Officer, Uttam Galva Steel Plant- Wardha escorted Dr. Suhas Abhyankar.