Emergency Care at Fortis Hospital, Noida
As one of the leading hospitals in Noida, Fortis Hospital sees a wide range of emergency cases every day. From minor injuries to life-threatening situations, our emergency department is equipped to handle any situation with the help of our expert medical team led by Dr. Anurag Aggarwal, Head of Emergency and Trauma.
Some of the most common emergencies that come to our hospital's emergency department include:
Heart attacks: Also known as myocardial infarctions (MI), heart attacks are serious medical emergency that requires immediate attention. Symptoms include chest pain, shortness of breath, and dizziness.
Stroke: A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is disrupted, leading to brain damage and potentially permanent disability. Symptoms of stroke include slurred speech, sudden weakness or numbness on one side of the body, and difficulty seeing.
Road Traffic Accidents (RTA): Noida is a busy city with a high volume of vehicular traffic, which unfortunately leads to a significant number of road accidents. Our emergency department sees a large number of patients who have been involved in RTAs, ranging from minor injuries to severe trauma.
Sepsis: Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening condition that occurs when the body's immune system overreacts to an infection, causing widespread inflammation and organ damage. Symptoms include fever, rapid heartbeat, and difficulty breathing.
Asthma and COPD exacerbation: Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are both chronic respiratory conditions that can be triggered by environmental factors such as pollution or allergens. Patients with these conditions may experience a sudden worsening of their symptoms, known as an exacerbation, which requires immediate medical attention.
Sciatica and back pain: Back pain and sciatica are common complaints that can be caused by a variety of factors, including muscle strains, herniated discs, and spinal stenosis. Our emergency department provides prompt evaluation and treatment for patients experiencing severe or debilitating back pain.
Headaches: Headaches can be caused by a variety of factors, ranging from tension and stress to more serious conditions such as migraines or meningitis. Our emergency department is equipped to evaluate and treat patients with severe or sudden-onset headaches.
Meningitis: Meningitis is a serious infection of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord. Symptoms include fever, headache, and neck stiffness. Meningitis requires immediate medical attention and can be life-threatening if left untreated.
At Fortis Hospital Noida, our emergency department is staffed with a team of highly skilled medical professionals who are trained to handle any emergency situation with expertise and compassion. Led by Dr Anurag Aggarwal, our team is committed to providing prompt and effective care to all our patients, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you or a loved one requires emergency medical attention, please don't hesitate to contact us immediately.