Bangalore, April 26, 2014: A group of motivated health professionals has come together to create a useful online platform-- DocTree -- that simplifies the process of accessing healthcare in the country. It provides relevant information, most importantly on pricing to patients helping them to take more informed medical decisions. It also enables, doctors to reach out to well informed patients and thereby be more productive in their practice.
This week, DocTree, announced the launch of its Android App designed to help the doctors and hospitals provide an instant quote for the medical needs of patients. provides important information and options on pricing, expertise and quality medical solutions to people in a systematic manner. A patient only needs to provide important details like the solution they seek, medical history, and upload documents if any, location etc and Doctree would provide a fine choice of experts suitable for that particular need along with the best prices within 24 hours of the request.
With the DocTree mobile App now, doctors can access the portal while on the move and provide instant quotes on the medical solutions that a patient would seek. The DocTree mobile App is specifically designed for the medical fraternity new to DocTree as well as those who are on board and are committed to shape up the health care accessibility in the country.
“With our new mobile App we are allowing the doctors to make an easy access to the portal and provide instant quotes thus fastening the process and enabling a patient to make an informed choice”, says Dr Sreenivasan Narayana, ENT surgeon, CEO& Founder, DocTree. The patient just needs to make a choice of the doctor along with the price and print a voucher that would have that guaranteed negotiated price for a surgical procedure.
“Patients need to play a more proactive role in the choices they make, for which they need rich and transparent information on healthcare availability, accessibility and affordability. We strongly believe that for every patient there is a doctor match available within his/her budgets. There is no way that a patient has to neglect health due to cost constrains”, says Dr Madhav Hegde, Director Medical Services, DocTree.
DocTree is a brainchild of Dr Sreenivasan Narayana and his mission is supported by Dr Madhav Hegde, a cardiac radiologist and Dr Venkatram Katti, an eye surgeon. The team also comprises of Robert Anthoney, an advertising professional, Professor Siddharth Singh from ISB and Mr Ramesh Kumar who play a key role in driving the brand, strategy and the business plans for the company. Represented by Thirumangal Kumar, S4 holdings private limited is amongst the key investors in the company.