Dr Batra's to open 12 more facilities this year (2011)

Dr Batra's Positive Health Clinic is planning to expand its operations and reach out to 12 more destinations in India.

Dr Mukesh Batra, Chairman and Managing Director said that the company which has 70 facilities at present would be expanding in ''B'' towns and also metros where demand for homeopathic clinics is on the rise, over the next one year.

Dr Batra's is planning to open new facilities in Mysore, Coorg, Jammu, Jodhpur, Pondicherry, Nasik, Bhubaneshwar, Patna, Nagpur, Bengaluru, Mumbai and New Delhi.

The chain of clinics belonging to this world's largest Homeopathic healthcare corporate has touched 70 mark with the opening of a facilities in Panaji and Chennai on Friday.

"The clinic showcases the corporate's vision of reaching out to the length and breadth of the country and bringing branded homeopathic healthcare solutions to the discerning consumer," Dr Batra said.

The company has 250 doctors on its panel who have been attending to almost 6.5 lakh patients annually.

Dr Batra said that almost 20% of the patients referred to the clinics are from abroad and the percentage would increase due to the Goa facility. Goa has large number of people living abroad and vacationing in the state, at least once a year.

"Although these patients live abroad, their families are in India and on their vacation, they consult our homeopathic doctors, mostly for chronic ailments," he said.