Global Hospital in ChennaiThe Global Hospital or the Chennai Global Hospital is a Hyderabad-based Hospital Group which acquired the Chennai-based Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Sankara Hospital. They have transformed the hospital into a health city on the 46 acres of the hospital site. It is a 500 bedded super specialty with a proposed 1000 bedded tertiary care facility located off the IT highway (OMR) at Chennai.
The Govt. of India has endorsed the Global Hospital for its Research and Development. It is the first hospital in South Asia to perform the nucleus replacement in spine; it is also the only hospital to be associated with King's College Hospital in London, United Kingdom for Liver transplantations. Global Health City has performed the first split liver transplant in Tamil Nadu. It also has an NABH accreditation.
History of Global Hospital in Chennai:
Dr. K. Ravindranath founded the Global Hospitals Group in Hyderabad in 1998. Dr K Ravindranath is internationally renowned Surgical Gastroenterologist but he had to wait for the legislation of Human Organs Transplantation Act, before he could design and build Global Hospitals.
The Group which first started in Andhra Pradesh has now expanded and has multi specialty hospitals in Bengaluru and Chennai. Its Chennai branch, in Perumbakkam, adjacent to the IT corridor, is presently the largest hospital facility in Chennai. They are considered as leaders in performing liver, kidney and heart and lung transplantation, as well as bone marrow transplantation.
Today, Global Hospitals group is all set to spread its wings to Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi and Bhubaneswar.
Facilities Offered by Global Hospital in Chennai:
The hospital endeavors to give the best possible treatment to every patient. They are equipped with the best of facilities and technology to ensure that every day patient undergoes treatment with minimal pain. They specialize in Cosmetic Surgery, Heart Transplant, Kidney Transplant, Brain and Spine Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Liver Transplant, Orthopaedic Sportsmedicine.
The hospital plans to expand the bed capacity from the current 500 to 1000, set up medical research facilities, heart and lung institute, service apartments, neuro sciences, multi-organ transplant institute, trauma, cancer and orthopedic institutes. It also is planning to provide alternative therapy for the same in the upcoming 5 to 10 years. The rooms available are for patients are:
Well furnished and fully air-conditioned rooms. There are separate beds for the patient and companion, a television with dish set top box, couch, telephone, refrigerator, W Fi high speed internet.
- Executive Rooms
They are spacious air-conditioned rooms with separate beds for the patient and companion, a television with Dish set top box, couch, telephone, refrigerator, W Fi high speed internet.
- Deluxe Rooms
- Single Rooms
Some other facilities available at Global Hospitals Group in Chennai are:
- Operation Theatres
- Lab Services
- Cath Lab & EP Lab
- CT Scan & Ultrasound
- Intensive Care Units (ICU)
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- PET Scan
Contact Details of Global Hospital in Chennai:
Global Health City
439, Cheran Nagar, Perumbakkam
Chennai - 100, Tamil Nadu
Tel: Ph no: +91 44 2277 7000-10
Fax no: +91 44 44777 100 / 22777 100
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