Proctology is one branch of medicine that has not been much researched or practiced on a large scale in India, when there are a phenomenal number of patients. Healing Hands Clinic in Pune is Asia’s foremost Proctology clinic offering new, researched and improved techniques for treating ailments of the rectum and the anal region.
Founded by ace Colorectoral Surgeon from Pune, Dr. Ashwin Porwal in 2008, Healing Hands Clinic is an ISO certified organization and has provided relief to patients from all over the country. This state of the art clinic is ably supported by a very experienced and committed staff and is equipped with the most advanced and innovative treatment possible for anorectal disorder management.
Healing Hands Clinic being the first super-specialty Proctology clinic in India, was the first to introduce laser surgery for Piles and Fistula. Trained by Dr. Antonio Longo, Coloproctosurgeon from Austria, Dr. Ashwin Porwal specializes in performing the Distal Laser Proximal Ligation (DLPL) technique, his own brand of surgery to provide relief to patients suffering from fistula.
Healing Hands also has the claim to host India’s first P.O.P.S surgery for pelvic organs prolapse and incontinence, a medical condition affecting women. The clinic has been certified by Dr. John Murphy, Ex-President America Hernia Society as Centre of Excellence in 3D Mesh Hernia Repair. It has also been certified and recommended by Dr. Antonio Longo as a “Center of Excellence”.
The clinic is a realization of Dr. Ashwin Porwal’s dream of providing expert Proctologic services to patients, an area hitherto unexplored in India. He is a renowned surgeon from Pune who took up the study of Proctology and Laparoscopy from European Institutes and worked on it to provide relief to patients.
Guided by Dr. Longo, Dr. Porwal is an authority in the area of Proctology in India and has successfully performed numerous S.T.A.R.R or Stapled Trans-Anal Rectal Resection Surgeries. Dr. Porwal has also extensively performed Stapled Hemorrhoidopexies, a surgical process including the use of laser to remove unwanted hemorrhoidal tissues. He also holds the credit for being the first in India to perform this kind of surgery.
Spearheaded by Dr. Ashwin Porwal, Healing Hands Clinic has successfully recorded the most number of S.T.A.R.R surgeries per month in Asia for the treatment of chronic constipation. The success of the clinic over the last 9 years has resulted in Dr. Porwal being awarded the esteemed Dadasaheb Phalke Award for Excellence in Healthcare in 2015 for his contribution to the medical and health sector and “JITO – Jain International Trade Organization” for young entrepreneur’s award in 2016.