We’re expanding into the preventive health space

Practo acquires FitHo

Today we’re taking our first step towards expanding into the preventive healthcare space with acquisition of FitHo Wellness – a leading digital fitness solution which over 2M people from across the globe use every year. The acquisition will help us rapidly expand our offerings and move into the preventive healthcare space. It will also bring us …

Our view on net neutrality

save the internet- vote for net neutrality

Let me start by saying we support net neutrality. We are against any intent or plan to bifurcate the Internet and create unfair advantages which benefit a few. Innovation is key to India’s mission of improving lives of a billion citizens. We believe that an unequal Internet will hamper that by reducing the scope and pace of this innovation. …

Your Essential Guide to Swine Flu in India: Free Ebook

Swine Flu in India

The H1N1 Virus has been all over the news lately, and news reports trickle in everyday about people succumbing to the disease across the country. In  light of such information, it makes sense to stay on guard to deal with this preventable disease. Swine Flu is not easily distinguishable from regular flu, and it spreads …

Practo Direct – Call Doctors Directly to Book Appointments

Practo takes another step towards offering you the Best Appointment Booking Experience We are happy to announce the launch our new appointment booking system – Practo Direct – where patients can call clinics through Practo’s telephony channel. They will be able to connect directly with the clinic, discuss possible appointment schedules, and get a confirmed appointment from the clinic …

How We Rank Doctors – Practo Ranking Algorithm

Our mission at Practo is to enable you to find the right doctor online. Following that, we have a brand new algorithm to better determine the position of doctors and practices on Practo. In development for 6 months, the proprietary algorithm was determined after analysing several research papers, scholarly articles and best practices of the …

The convenience of Practo Search on Android

Practo Search is India’s largest doctor search platform, with over 90,000 verified doctor profiles spread out across the nation. Bringing this service to a smartphone near you, we’re officially announcing the release of the Practo Search App for Android.  Download the app to find doctors near you and book appointments – wherever you are.  

Practo at IDEM Singapore 2014

IDEM (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting) 2014, was held in Singapore on April 4-6 at the Suntec Convention and Exhibition Center. With more than 500 stalls from 38 countries showcasing their latest wares to the world, it was a massive event.  Doctors were either seen lining up to attend the conference or looking to buy …