World’s largest homeopathic healthcare corporate hits major milestone by opening its 150th clinic
Online PR News – 24-August-2014 – Mumbai – Mumbai, 22 August 2014: The world’s largest homeopathic healthcare corporate, Dr Batra’s®, reached an impressive milestone with the opening of its 150th clinic in Mumbai and celebrates treating 1 million patients.
The name, Dr Batra’s®, is synonymous with homeopathy. Dr Mukesh Batra, Padma Shri recipient for medicine (Homoeopathy), India’s leading homeopath, founded Dr. Batra’s Positive Health Clinic Pvt. Ltd. as a patient-driven institution in Mumbai in 1982. Dr Batra’s® have successfully treated over 1 million patients with a success rate of 94 per cent. Today, Dr Batra’s® is the world's largest chain of homeopathic clinics with a network of 150 super-specialty clinics spread across 77 cities in India, Dubai and UK.
According to World Health Organisation, Homeopathy is the second largest system of medicine in the world today and is used by over 500 million people worldwide. The global homeopathy market is slated to touch INR 52,000 crore by 2017. The Indian homeopathy market is expected to reach INR 5,873 crore mark, in 2017. It is also expected to grow at a rate of 25-30 per cent in comparison to 13-15 per cent for the conventional (allopathic) pharmaceuticals industry. More and more people are turning towards Homeopathy as it is safe and effective system of medicine.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Mukesh Batra, Founder and Chairman said, “I started this company with a single-minded objective to provide health and wellness, through cost-effective and safe homeopathy, along with advanced technology. From a single clinic to 150 clinics is a long and fruitful journey and we are proud of our accomplishments as we continue to expand. We plan to open another 25 clinics by end of December this year to reach more and more people.”
He further added, “Our Franchise partners have also played a prominent role in our success. With their support we have managed our presence in tier II & tier III cities like Solapur, Bilaspur, Jalgaon, Guwahati etc.”
Dr Batra’s® is always on the forefront of innovations. They have added a new dimension to the homeopathic industry by providing credibility to the science of homeopathy. Dr Batra’s®, blister packaging is used to ensure that the medicine remains in its purest form till the time it is consumed.
Its transformation into a corporate has emerged primarily due to the seamless integration of processes, systems and investment in information and technology such as Video conferencing facilities which helps our patients to connect with our senior doctors and not be limited to local doctors. Tele homeopathy clinic offers real-time, multi-location connectivity to patients across the world. Our Cyber clinic has been listed in the Limca Book of Records (Editions 2004 and 2005) for which offers online consultation to over 4.5 lakh patients every year.
Dr Batra’s® have treated over 3 lakh hair patients, over 1 lakh skin patients and respiratory ailments through homeopathy. Dr Batra’s® have also treated rare and difficult cases such as Ectodermal dysplasia, Pustular pemphigus and many more.