Guwahati, November 20: City based senior physicians Dr Bhupen Deka and Dr Paresh Sarma on November 18 conducted the media OPD clinic at Guwahati Press Club, where over 25 participants received free consultations from the physicians.
The participants also got their weight, blood pressure and sugar levels checked by nurses Monika Kalita and Nenghoilhing Haokip in the camp, which was organized under the series of ‘Evening with a Doctor’ programs for the benefit of press club members along with their dependants.
Launched in August 2016 with initial supports from Dr Jayanta Bardoloi, Managing Director of Dispur Hospital in raising a doctor’s chamber at the press club premises, the series of camps have helped diagnosing many journalists with alarming high blood pressure and sugar levels. They were also accordingly advised to follow necessary healthy guidelines.
Till date, practicing physicians from Apollo Chennai Hospital, SIMS Hospital Chennai, GNRC Hospitals, Down Town Hospital, Wintrobe Hospital among others have attended the camps.