United Hospital, Dhaka

United Hospital is a private hospital in Gulshan Thana, Dhaka, Bangladesh.[1] Mohammad Faizur Rahman is the Managing Director and CEO of the hospital.[2] United Hospital along with Apollo Hospital Dhaka and Square Hospital are considered high end private hospitals.[3]

HistoryEdit

United Hospital was originally called Continental Hospital and was established in the mid 1980s. In 2004, Continental Hospital was purchased by a group of investors, led by United Group and later renamed to United Hospital.

Successful CasesEdit

The first ever endoscopic laser assisted surgery in Bangladesh was performed at United Hospital on 8 November 2015.[4] Radical Cystoprostatectomy with Orthotopic Neobladder Reconstruction Surgery was performed by Dr M A Zulkifl at United Hospital on a 60 year old patient.[5] Dr Ashim Kumar Sen Gupta successfully conducted the first chronomodulated chemotherapy on an elder patient with advanced colon cancer.[6]United Hospitals Limited successfully carried out the first Transcatheter Valve Implant operation of implanting the aortic valve of a patient on July 25.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United Hospital observes World Heart Day". The Daily Star. 30 September 2018. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  2. ^ "United Hospital gets new CEO". The Daily Star. 21 August 2018. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Apollo Hospital running at 50pc of capacity". The Daily Star. 13 March 2008. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  4. ^ "First ever endoscopic laser assisted surgery performed in United Hospital". The Daily Star. 8 November 2015. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  5. ^ "Rare surgery performed at United Hospital". Dhaka Tribune. 5 July 2021. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
  6. ^ "United Hospital conducted the first chronomodulated chemotherapy". The Daily Star. 11 April 2021. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
  7. ^ "Transcatheter valve implant now in Bangladesh". The Daily Star. 30 July 2017. Retrieved 6 July 2021.