“Health is wealth” This famous saying quotes that health is the real wealth of an individual Many people now are afflicted with various illnesses, the root cause of most of these being the unhealthy, stressful and sedentary lifestyles many people lead. Hence, every individual need s to have access to good medical facilities, for accurate diagnosis and quick and effective healing.
To ease the lives of residents of Chennai, we have shortlisted the top 5 Hospitals of Chennai:
1. Apollo Hospital
Established in 1983, Apollo Hospitals, located on Greams Road is a Flagship Hospital of the Apollo Group. With a goal to furnish health care of international standards to every individual, the hospital has established itself over time and is now one of the most reputed institutions. The hospital has 60 departments, each led by well trained and renowned medical experts.
Facilities are offered like Food and Dietary services, Security Services and Special nurse. Robust Quality Standards, Expert Diagnosis, enhanced infection and safety protocols are delivered to the patients. Medical Tourism is another area this hospital is well known for with it attracting patients from all over the world by excellent health care facilities provided.
Location – Greams Lane, Off Greams Road, Chennai – 600006
2. Fortis Malar Hospital
Fortis Malar Hospital is a Multi Super Speciality Hospital established in 1992. Offering 250 beds as well as an emergency department, it has been taking care of lives with a motto of ‘Enriching Lives’. Supported by ‘State of the Art’ facilities, Fortis Malar has established itself as the most preferred healthcare service provider.
Hospital is highly specialised in the fields of Heart Care, Brain & Spine Care, Bone & Joint Care, Nephro & Uro Care, Digestive Care and Women Care. Malar Hospital is easily accessible from Chennai Central Railway Station and Airport.
Location – No 52, 1st Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai
3. Billroth Hospitals
It is a Super Speciality Hospital, which is certified by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH). Offering quality treatment to people from all walks of life, the hospital has established itself as a trusted healthcare provider in Chennai. Maximum care and support is assured to the patients here.Being a 600 bed health care institution, it can treat a large umber of people at the same time.
Dr V.G nathan, the founder of the institution, is a renowned Surgical Gastroenterologist, Laser and Laparoscopic Surgeon. Established in 1990, the hospital has equipped its patients with services like Ambulance & Emergency Services, Critical Care Unit, Dialysis and Endoscopy. The hospital also boasts of advancements in Fast Track Cardiac Surgery and Bloodless Heart Surgery.
Location – 43, Laxmi Talkies Road, Shenoy Nagar, Chennai
4. MIOT International
MIOT believes that their patients are their priority, which is not only their motto but ‘Their way of living life’. It is a 1000 bedded hospital offering 63 Departments of Speciality. Ranked 8th internationally as claimed by them, it has been working for the welfare of the patients providing State of the Art facilities. Attracting patients from 129 countries, MIOT International’s mission is to deliver patient centred medical care using advanced technology. It is a specialty hospital in the field of joint replacement surgeries, Interventional Cardiology, orthopaedics and trauma.
The hospital has many glorious achievements over the years to its credit. The first ever T-Replete Haplo Identical Bone Marrow Transplant in India was conducted at MIOT. This premier Medical Centre has proved itself again and again by receiving International Recognition and Awards – Niryat Shree Gold Award 2002 – 2003, Niryat Shree Gold Award 2009 – 2010, FIEO Niryat Shree, Bronze Trophy 2008 – 2009.
Location – MIOT International 4/112, Mount Poonamalle Road Manapakkam, Chennai
– 600 089 Tamil Nadu India
5. SRM Hospital
‘Health To All’ is the motto of SRM Hospitals. All kinds of Clinical and Surgical services are available at SRM Hospital. Ensuring delivery of Quality health care, the hospital is presently 300 bedded with medical facilities available round the clock. Poor and needy patients are also offered free health care facilities at this medical care centre.
SRM Hospital provided a wide range of facilities, such as Treadmill, Endoscopy,
Pharmacy, Physiotherapy Facilities, Occupational Therapy Facilities and Speech Therapy Facilities. SRM Hospital has also introduced a Diabetes and Hypertension Club, to spread awareness among people of these lifestyle diseases, which are emerging as serious modern day killer
Location – SRM SPECIALITY HOSPITAL, Bharathi Salai, Ramapuram Chennai – 600 089.
Choice of residences also depends on medical services in vicinity. In case medical institutes are important to you then you can make an informed decision based on the above list.