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Practo Prime doesn’t cost a dime

Health is an unpredictable entity. The time when you need to visit a doctor will most likely come unannounced and your only focus at that time would be to tend to your health. To help you do that better, we at Practo make sure that your doctor visit during these anxious moments remains hassle-free.  With …

5 simple steps to make your doctor visits exceptional!

Millions of patients have tried and loved Practo Prime’s exceptional visit experience. You can bid adieu to long queues and waiting time at the clinics and hospitals for no extra charge. Here’s how! Let’s face it – comfort or convenience isn’t the first thing that comes to our minds when we have to visit a …

Practo Prime – All your questions answered

Finding a doctor is not easy. While wading through a sea of options and choosing a doctor is half the battle, booking an appointment and visiting the doctor can be equally stressful. What if this isn’t the right doctor for me? Is the doctor available on the weekend? What if I don’t get an appointment? …

India is getting serious about healthcare: Practo Insights

Indians visited their doctors 3.2 times a year in 2018, up from 2.7 times in 2017 Urban Indians visit 2x more often than Indians in smaller towns and cities Out of the 7 metros, Bangaloreons visit the most at 4.8 times a year, while Delhites the least, at 3.8 times Gynecology, Dermatology and Pediatrics emerge …

India’s most comprehensive healthcare map on women

Practo’s healthcare map finds online consultation empowers women to be more proactive about their health Data across 6 crore women patients finds women over 50 years of age as one of the fastest growing user base of online consultation for their healthcare needs.  Report findings: Dermatology issues, stomach pain, kidney stone, chest pain and breast …

Continuing care beyond the clinic

After an evening with friends, Sapna* and Amit* were heading back home with their three-year-old daughter, Neeti*. Five minutes into the drive, Neeti started complaining of a tummy ache. The doting parents sprung into action immediately. Sapna took out her phone to chat online with a doctor on Practo. That was that. The doctor prescribed …

Practo brings you Sandbox Hackathon 2017

We are excited to announce that Practo is organising its first ever external hackathon – Practo Sandbox 2017 on the December 16-17th (Saturday & Sunday) at our head office in Bangalore. Practo Sandbox 2017 is the ultimate team programming challenge where participants can solve real-life healthcare problems. We are thrilled to invite employees, developers and …

Dr. Alexander Kuruvilla joins Practo

Practo appoints Dr. Alexander Kuruvilla as Chief Healthcare Strategy Officer We are strengthening our leadership team to serve the healthcare community better & help build Practo’s integrated healthcare platform I am thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Alexander Kuruvilla as Practo’s new Chief Healthcare Strategy Officer. Dr. Alexander is the founding partner and Joint Managing …