V.G.R Diabetes Hospital was inaugurated on 23/04/2006 in the city of Vijayawada by Dr. Venu Gopal Reddy.
The Hospital was started with a two fold Purpose:
To provide Total Diabetic Care under one roof and not only routine treatment of diabetes but also of its various complications.
To provide the modern and efficient diabetes services right in the vijayawada so that the facilities could be made available to a larger section of people.
" Excellence in Diabetics Medical Care "
Dr. K Venu Gopal Reddy was first joined as a Medical Officer in Indian railways and worked for 2 years. Later he joined as a Consultant Diabetologist in Dr. Mohans Diabetes Specialities Center in Chennai and Hyderabad and trained for 4 years under Internationally Acclaimed Diabetologist Padmasri Professor. V. Mohan. Dr. K Venu Gopal Reddy participated many International and National Conferences on Diabetes.
Dr. Venugopala Reddy has Keen Interest in Creating Awareness on Diabetes among the Common Public.Till now Dr. Venugopala Reddy has Done Nearly 900 Diabetes Awareness Programmes
To create Awareness on Diabetes Dr. K. Venugopal Reddy did more than 350 Hello Doctor Programmes where live question were asked by the people and relevant answers to their questions were given on this programme which has been most successful in educating the people regarding Diabetes, its Complications, Measures how to control it and preventing its early incidence.
As a part of increasing awareness among public regarding Diabetes, Dr. K. Venugopal Reddy did more than 350 radio programmes in VIVID BHARATHI and FM CHANNELS which has been very instrumental in reaching the very end remote villages, towns creating awareness, educating the people, answers to their questions were given regarding Diabetes and its complications.
As a part of educational and motivational programmes, Dr. K. VenuGopal Reddy kept awareness stalls in INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION in VIJAYAWADA for nearly 200 days where pamphlets, books were exhibited, distributed free of cost, played pivotal role in reaching every corner around Vijayawada.
Diabetes the most neglected disease even among the educated people which has been the leading cause of sudden death due to silent CAD (heart disease). So to prevent these untoward incidents more than 400 awareness talks were conducted among students, teachers and employers.
Out of these 75 awareness programmes and talks were in colleges making students and youth educated about Diabetes and promoting them towards healthy lifestyle who are most prone to diabetes, and how to identify the early stages of diabetes.
About 80 villages level camps were conducted and programmes were focussed at village level health education, preventive measures, giving them in detail knowledge of diabetes, its complications regarding regular checkups and the importance of controlling sugars and regular treatment. Many camps were conducted at village levels, providing free treatment and medicines in association with other N.G.O’s
Dr. K. VenuGopal Reddy spoke for about 75 awareness talks in government sector branches like Banks, LIC branches, Post offices, Insurance offices and many other Corporate sector branches explaining them the haxards and complications of Diabetes and its complications helping them how to diagnose early symptoms and regarding regular treatment and its importance. Insight was provided on Keeping diabetes under control and leading a extended happy life span.
Pamphlets and Books Distributed :
Dr. K. VenuGopal Reddy has keen interest in creating awareness among the common public and freely distributed lakhs of pamphlets, thousands of books to students, Employees, Teachers, Public at free of cost for increasing their awareness and insight related to diabetes.
Dr. K. Venu Gopal Reddy