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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 …

Urban Indians have a weak heart

World Heart Day 2017 Healthcare Map highlights the rising concerns about heart-related problems in India’s top cities. These findings can help healthcare experts understand some of the key trends associated with heart health issues that people are seeking medical advice for, in the country and take necessary steps to curb the same. Practo World Heart Day …

Your feedback’s journey on Practo

When choosing a doctor, the opinion of others who have been through a similar medical journey is possibly the most valuable advice one can get. Feedback system on Practo borrows from this fact and attempts to collect the most helpful and reliable feedback from patients. Every noble cause has a flipside Just like any other …

Detecting and preventing non-compliant feedback

Ensuring authentic feedback. Always

Practo is a neutral platform that aims to ensure a bias-free environment for doctors and patients alike. Therefore, giving and accepting feedback on the platform is governed by a stringent set of rules that doctors and patients must adhere to, in order to ensure continued fairness on the platform. While we do many things to …

People below 30 are most depression prone

Practo’s healthcare map shows most patients seeking mental health specialists are under 30 and increasingly prefer consulting online. Depression is a fast-growing issue. Today on World Health Day, we are releasing the findings from our Healthcare Map that highlight how rapidly this condition is growing. We hope these findings help spread some awareness amongst consumers as …

Understanding Your Practo Profile

Your Practo profile is a powerful tool to provide information to patients looking for high-quality doctors like you. It’s Free! At the outset, we want to reiterate that your profile on Practo is completely free. It always has been, and always will be. If you want to know more about this, and the difference between …

Data Privacy & Security at Practo

Healthcare is highly personal. More so than many other industries. The information is sensitive, confidential and more personal than perhaps even financial information. At Practo we take data security and privacy extremely seriously and use some of the world’s best and most advanced security systems and processes to ensure the data is safe, secure and …