News & Events

  • 318163 pregnant women screened under Antenatal Screening till March 2017
    and 873 Prenatal Diagnosis done in case of both husband and wife are Minor.
    We have been able to prevent birth of 223 Thalassemia Major children.

  • Dr. Madhuben R. Naik
    is awarded as
    "Best Social Award"
    By National Thalassemia Welfare Society(NTWS)
    in 7th National Thalassemia Conference
    held at AIIMS, New Delhi
    To Know More
    CLICK HERE

  • WORLD THALASSEMIA DAY

    On Celebrating World Thalassemia Day
    Indian Red Cross Society,Gujarat State Branch
    published Book on
    THALASSEMIA/SICKLE CELL
    Under Prevention, Research & Control Programme
    To Download Book
    CLICK HERE

  • Starting
    Pre Natal Diagnosis Lab

    Approved by:
    National Accreditation Board for Testing & Calibration Laboratories

  • Starting
    Pre Natal Diagnosis Lab

    This approval is granted first of its kind in India for a Voluntary non professional huminitation service provider organization.



artificial limb (mfg unit) - INDIAN red cross society, gujarat state branch

Salient features of our centre:-
Ø P&O workshop equipped with German machineries where fabrication of all mobility aid is carried out under the careful supervisison of a qualified P&O Engineer.
Ø Technical collaboration with Otto Bock,Germany,the worldwide leader in the field of Artificial Limbs.
Ø Wide range of choice in Artificial limbs & callipers using a proper mixture of Indian and German technology at Subsidized rate and serving humanity is our prime motto.
Ø Fitting of prosthesis after proper gait training with provision of proper follow up whenever needed.
Types of Appliances made:
1. Below knee prosthesis (German Technology)
2 Above knee prosthesis (German Technology)
3. Jaipur Foot
4. Calliper
5. Various type of orthoses
Advantages of our appliances:-
1. Light weight(Between 1.5 kg to 3 kg)
2. Good cosmoses
3. Warranty given
4. Easy to use with no strapping
5. Good Stability
6. Knee joint having normal walking facility
Achivements:-
1. Many earthquake victim patients along with army persons have been successfully fitted with German prosthesis free of cost at our centre.
2. More than 100 patients have been fitted Jaipur Foot and callipers free of cost across the rural districts of Gujarat since 2009 under Ashtavakra Programme of Govt. of India.
3. So far 193 patients have been flitted with German Prosthesis and in most cases more than 50% subsidy has been provided to them.
4. Indian Red Cross Society, Gujarat State branch has been organizing Disability Diagnosis Camps in collaboration with Polio Foundation, Ahmedabad in the rural and tribal areas of Gujarat where patients are being fitted with Jaipur foot, calliper and Otto Bock type Artificial limbs by Red Cross and free corrective surgeries are done by Polio Foundation, Ahmedabad.