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Practo Announces $55M Series D Funding

I am happy to share that we’re taking the next significant step in our march towards simplifying healthcare and building a singular destination for all healthcare needs We’ve closed $55 million in series D funding, led by Tencent Holdings Limited. I would like to thank 3 new partners who have also invested namely ru-net, RSI Fund (owned …

Practo Acquires Enlightiks

Today is another milestone in our journey to become a platform which simplifies healthcare by providing end to end solutions for the entire ecosystem. The healthcare industry is undergoing rapid changes, and we want to keep bringing in intelligent technology to utilize previously untapped areas to improve the quality of care that is offered, while …

Busting the Myths: Clarifying Practo’s Policies

  We started Practo with the mission to help people live healthier, longer lives. We believe this is one of the most fundamental needs of humanity. Our whole company is built to deliver on this mission and we are proud to have created solutions that are uniquely Indian but also used globally. Over the years, …

Few Updates On Search

Why is Practo Search Free? Over the last few days, we have heard a few reports on social media that have implied that Practo Search is paid or that it has a mechanism where doctors can pay to boost their rank in the search results. We wanted to take a moment to help clarify this. …

Olá Brasil!

Today is a pretty big day for us. After launching several markets in South East Asia, today we are launching Brazil, our first country in Latin America. Brazil is the 5th largest economy in the world and a $200B healthcare market, but most importantly to us, it has over 200 million consumers who we can help …

We’ve partnered with Uber

We at Practo work relentlessly towards providing a simplified healthcare experience that reduces consumer stress and anxiety at every level. We realized that transportation issues often bring additional stress to a doctor’s visit – having to brave public transport, or driving through traffic and hunting for parking – all while you or your loved one is feeling ill, …

Hello, Malaysia!

Today we’re announcing our entry into Malaysia – this is our 4th country in the SEA region after Singapore, Indonesia and Philippines. We will begin with Practo Search in Kuala Lumpur and at launch cover over 500 doctors – making Practo the largest such database for the city, with nearly 50% coverage of private clinics in …

Practo Acquires Qikwell

Today is a landmark day for us and a landmark day for digital health globally. At Practo, our products help millions of people make better healthcare decisions every month. We have over 200,000 healthcare professionals and 10,000 hospitals on our platform, and we constantly work with them to together bring to consumers the best healthcare …