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Aster Forays Into Sports Medicine With Two Advanced Centres in Kerala

Friday, Feb 3, 2017,12:48 IST By anju A A A

KOCHI | Aster DM Healthcare has unveiled two sports medicine centres in Kerala marking its foray into the burgeoning sports medicine services in India.

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar along with Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare, inaugurated the Centre for Sports Medicine & Advanced Rehabilitation at Aster MIMS, Kozhikode and the Centre for Sports Medicine & Advanced Rehabilitations at Aster Medcity,Kochi.

Strategically located in the northern and central parts of Kerala, these centres will provide comprehensive, advanced, multi-disciplinary sports medicine facilities.

Aster DM Healthcare will cater to elite professionals as well as amateur sports persons along with people interested in sports for fitness and health, who are seeking specialized attention through these centres.

The sports medicine industry in India is estimated to touch USD 554.2 million by 2022 from USD 201.7 million in 2015 (Data Bridge Market Research).

This market is only partly served by service organizations like end-user hospitals, orthopedic clinics, ambulatory surgical centers and others.

These centres for sports medicine in Aster facilities are the first of their kind in the state of Kerala, equipped with medical professionals regarded to be among the leaders in their respective fields, the latest treatment methods, state-of-the-art medical equipment and affordable treatment cost.

These centres will support and encourage the emergence of world-class sportsmen, nurturing their talent and keeping them fit and healthy as they train to compete in the global arena.