BLK BROADENS ITS HORIZON
BLK Inks Pact with Tanzania's Leading Orthopaedic Institute
Cardiac and Orthopaedic Surgical interventions carried out at The Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute
(JKCI) and Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (MOI).
BLK Super Speciality Hospital had recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with
Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (MOI), one of the largest Orthopaedic hospitals in Tanzania. The pact
would help promote cooperation and mutual understanding between the two countries by extension of
medical and advanced health care support facilities, promotion of skill and knowledge sharing between the
The MoU was signed by Mr. Naresh Kapoor, Executive Director, BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi,
India and Dr. Othman, Executive Director, Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute, Tanzania. Senior and eminent
doctors like Dr. Puneet Girdhar, Director - Spine Surgery, BLK Centre for Orthopaedics, Joint
Reconstruction and Spine Surgery and Dr. Subhash Chandra, Chairman & HoD, Cardiology, BLK Heart
Centre from BLK Super Speciality Hospital visited Tanzania and performed several Orthopaedic and
Cardiac Surgical interventions at MOI and JKCI respectively.