Pune, February 14, 2018: Dr. Ajit Golwilkar, known for his pioneering efforts in the field of medical diagnostic services will now be working with AG Diagnostics, an all new, state-of-the-art diagnostics set up that has come up on Bhandarkar Road. Dr Golwilkar recently parted ways with Golwilkar Metropolis and will now be working as the Chief Executive Officer with AG Diagnostics.
An announcement to this effect was made by the members of the Board of Directors of AG Diagnostics during a Press Conference held in the city today. Dr. Manisha Patwardhan, Dr. Madhuwanti Abhyankar and Mr. Milind Deore, directors of AG Diagnostics were present on the occasion. Dr. Ajit Golwilkar and his daughters Dr. Awanti Golwilkar- Mehendale and Dr. Vinanti Golwilkar- Patankar were also present. Dr. Awanti and Dr. Vinanti both would now be working as the consultant pathologists at AG Diagnostics.
The main centre of AG diagnostics has come up on Bhandarkar Road opposite TVS Showroom. Spread across 15000 square feet the centre is loaded with latest equipments required for all major medical investigations in pathology and other medical tests. Apart from this ultramodern centre on Bhandarkar Road, AG Diagnostics has 30 collection centres in various parts of city like Kothrud, Aundh, Sus, Pashan, Shivaji Nagar, Kalyani Nagar, Hadapsar, Kondhwa and Pimpri to name a few.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Ajit Golwilkar said, “In today’s stressful lifestyle importance of pathology diagnostic tests has increased. More attention is being given to take preventive measures. Here, at AG Diagnostics we stand committed to provide world class pathology and other diagnostic services at affordable cost.”
While describing some of the features of AG Diagnostics, Dr. Awanti Golwilkar- Mehendale said, “Accurate results in shortest possible time would be the main objective at AG Diagnostics. To achieve this we have installed state-of-the-art equipment and have laid special emphasis on having well qualified, highly skilled and experienced manpower and we are happy to inform that such a team of highly technically qualified and skilled pathologists, technical staff and IT specialists is already in place at AG Diagnostics.”
”Various pathology and diagnostic tests including the tests related to Diabetes, Cancer, Infertility, Hormones, infectious diseases, Cardiac Markers, Kidney and Liver related diseases would be carried out here. Apart from this, other facilities like X-Ray, ECG, Stress Test, Mammography and consultation by a physician would also be available at our main centre on Bhandarkar road. For the patients who are not able to come to the diagnostic centre, we provide home collection services”, she added.
Dr. Vinanti Golwilkar- Patankar pointed out that many patients are afraid of needle prick. Thus, for the ease of blood collection it is very important to have a highly skilled Phlebotomist. This comes as a big relief for patients. We are happy to share that we have a wonderful team of such Phlebotomists at AG Diagnostics. Such small yet very important things are taken into consideration to provide hassle free service to patients at AG.
About Dr. Ajit Golwilkar – Around 40 years ago he dreamt of bringing world class pathology services to the city of Pune. In the year 1978, he founded his pathology lab on Karve Road, called Golwilkar Laboratories. With his endeavour to deliver results of highest quality in shortest possible time and yet at affordable cost, his name became synonymous with quality laboratory services.
There are many firsts to his credit providing automation and a diverse test facility, commencement of home collection services way back in 1978 to name a few. Many families trust him through three to four generations for their medical diagnostic needs.
His daughters, Dr. Awanti and Dr. Vinanti completed their post-graduation from Pune’s prestigious B. J. Medical College and later joined him to take his legacy forward. Dr. Awanti has a special interest in Histopathology and Immunology, while Dr. Vinanti’s expertise is in the field of Hematopathology and Molecular diagnostics.