• Aesthetic & Cosmetology
• Anesthesiology
• Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology
• Cardiology
• Clinical Haematology& Haemato-oncology
Cardio thoracic Vascular Surgery
• Dental & Maxillofacial Surgery
• Dermatology
• Dietetics & Nutrition
• ENT and Audiological Medicine
• Endocrinology
• Endocrine & Breast Surgery
• Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
• Gastro Medicine
• Gastro Surgery
• General surgery
• Health Promotion & Preventive Medicine
• Internal Medicine
• Interventional Radiology
• Microbiology
• Minimal Invasive & Bariatric surgery
• Neurosurgery
• Neurology
• Nephrology
• Orthopedic
• Obstetrics & Gynecology
• Ophthalmology
• Oncology-Surgical & Medical
Pain management
• Plastic Surgery & Micro vascular surgery
• Pediatrics & Neonatology
• Pediatric Surgery
• Panchkarma
• Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry & Clinical Psychology
• Physiotherapy & Sports Medicine
• Pulmonology
• Poly Trauma Critical Care
• Pathology
• Radiology
• Rehabilitation Research
• Rheumatology
• Transfusion Medicine
• Urology
• Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Transfusion Medicine:

This department is headed by Dr. Arunpreet Kaur who is a well known Transfusion Medicine expert who specialized in Immuno hematology & Blood Transfusion. Dr. Kaur acquired his MD in transfusion medicine from Guru Gobind Singh Medical College & hospital, Faridkot - the first in the Punjab state to offer MD in this particular stream.

The Ultra modern transfusion medicine department adheres to international policies and protocols during the collection, processing, storage & transfusions thus following the international criteria of “Vein to Vein” transfusions. The ultra modern equipments not only provide Maximum safety at the time of processing and storing of blood and its components but also maximum safety and comfort for any blood or apheresis donor.

What makes the blood bank at Sahara Hospital different from other blood banks

  • Our Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are in accordance to the international norms.
  • Latest technology available in the international market for collection, processing, storage of blood.
  • Uncompromised quality protocols.
  • Well trained manpower with the experience of working at various corporate hospitals across India.
  • Round the clock services around the year.

The components at our blood center that are available round the clock throughout the year for the treatment of the patients not only for our hospital but for all hospitals and nursing homes in and around Lucknow are given below:

  • Packed Red Blood Cells (PRBC), Leucodepleted
  • Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
  • Platelet Concentrate (Plt. Conc.) or Random Donor Platelet (RDP), Leucoreduced.
  • Cryo Precipitate (Factor VIII)
  • Cryo Poor Plasma.
  • Washed Red Cells (on demand)
  • Single Donor Platelet (SDP) Lecuo Reduced

Advanced Services being provided at Sahara Hospital- Ultra Modern Blood Bank:

  • Allo-antibody screening & identification of all patients and donors
  • Resolution of incompatible cross match using different testing methods
  • Phenotype matched Packed Red Blood Cells
  • Resolution of ABO discrepancies
  • Identification of weaker sub groups (adsorption elution, weak D) & rare blood groups (Bombay group)
  • Transfusion support in allo-immunized patients
  • Transfusion management in obstetric alloimmunized patients (antibody screening, identification & titration, preparation of red cell unit for IUT, extended red cell phenotyping)
  • Transfusion support in solid organ & bone marrow transplant recepients including ABO incomptaible.
  • Transfusion support in pediatric patients (neonatal exchange transfusion, preparation of pediatric units)
  • Transfusion reaction work up (part of hemovigilance programme of India)
  • Bacterial detection of all random donor platelet concentrates

Advanced and High end Techonology for patient and donor safety:

  • Fully automated Immuno-haematology analyzer
  • Fully automated Chemiluminescence based infectious testing of blood
  • Individual Donor Nucleic Acid Testing (ID-NAT) for additional layer of blood safety against HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Viruses.
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