2 Million Views!

2 weeks ago, with some trepidation and enormous excitement we released our first ever TV ad. In case you haven’t seen it yet, do check it out above. The ad is about the stage in life where you first realise you or your loved ones need a doctor and how Practo can help you find one …

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 …

Doctor Badges make way for the Most Robust Doctor Feedback System

Practo.com has always been helping patients connect with the right doctors. In our continual quest to make doctor selection simple for all our users, we have made changes to Practo.com. As always, these changes have been designed keeping in mind our ‘patients first’ philosophy. We have done away with the doctor badges on Practo.com and …

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 …