The Trust has every reason to be proud of its founders Dr Amita Phadnis ,MD,DCH a renowned expert in the field of Pediatrics and Neonatology and Dr Avinash Phadnis,MD who is a legend in his own right. They between them have a bevy of accomplishments ,to name a few establishment of the first IVF Clinic in this region. Establishment of the first pediatric Tertiary Care entre. Establishment of the first and only Woman and child hospital in Pune.
Dedicated to the core objective of community welfare by provision of quality health care the trust is backed by the two ,Hundred bed Hospitals which provide the backbone of expert professional medical advice and help whenever needed. The trust is ably supported by a bench of advisors and consultants , tin the field of Planning, Finance, regulatory ,Legal and compliances. This group is committed to push the objective of the Trust to its limits to bring about the initial progress and lay the activities on a firm footing.
Despite the personal contributions of the trustees there would be a need for sizeable donations poured in at the right junctures to help the Trust to equip its establishments with modern equipment. Also simultaneously fund treatment for the weaker sections at other facilities at Pune and else where. The founding Trustees have had the requisite vision and verve to hitherto carry on the work on own steam. The time has come for the Harmony Medical Trust to take the leap to accomplish cherished long term goals.
DR. AVINASH PHADNIS, MD
‘Visionary, Thought leader, Entrepreneur, and Surgeon Extraordinaire’
A graduate of the T.N. Medical College, Mumbai, he has gained experience in Infertility and IVF in Germany and Belgium. With a multifaceted persona, he has transformed a family run business into a corporate entity to reckon with. He could be best described as a confident and focused visionary. Very early on, he had a vision of a diversified group spanning across Health Care to include verticals of Multi Specialty Hospitals, Pharma, Medical Equipment, consultancy, and hospital /Medical Practice Management software. His unique ability to convert the vision into an absolute tangible reality has spawned multiple business entities, which are ahead of their time. He had started much before the consolidation phase started in the Health Care domain. He has an eye for detail and an aptitude for crystal-clear thinking of the end picture of business goals.
Dr. Avinash Phadnis has over 22 years of experience as a practicing surgeon and is a leading gynecologist in India. Having trained in Germany and Belgium, he pioneered the concept of IVF treatments in Pune and other parts of Western Maharashtra, enjoying a consistent success rate of between 35-60%.
He has assisted in setting up over 60 IVF centers all across India. He has also set up facilities in Bangladesh and Muscat.
DR. AMITA PHADNIS MD, DCH
H.O.D, PEDIATRICS & NEONATOLOGY
DIRECTOR, OYSTER & PEARL HOSPITALS, PUNE
Dr. Phadnis is a multifaceted personality, whose driving principle in life is the pursuit of excellence. She has achieved professional excellence in her medical practice of Pediatrics & Neonatology and also as a healthcare entrepreneur.
During 1986 to 1991, Dr. Phadnis trained and gained experience in Pediatrics & Neonatology in Mumbai and at KMC Hospitals in Karnataka and in the United States. She continues to update her skills and knowledge by constantly reading journals and setting aside a few weeks every year for conferences and visits to world-renowned centers
to keep abreast with new advances and technology.
In 1992, she started practice in Pune and set up the first tertiary level Neonatal ICU, called Neo Clinic, on F.C Rd. Over the coming years, this grew into a full-fledged Children’s Hospital offering comprehensive medical services for children, including a transport ambulance for sick children. In 2008, she transferred her practice to Oyster & Pearl Hospitals, establishing the Pediatrics & Neonatology Department with her rich and vast experience of 22 years of clinical practice.
To the credit of the Pediatrics & Neonatology Department of ONP Hospitals, is the smallest surviving newborn baby of India – a 495-gm baby girl, who is now 3 years old and thriving well. With a team of efficient, well-trained and experienced doctors and associate surgeons, ONP delivers the best medical & surgical care for children & newborns.