Best Hospitals in India

posted on Feb 05, 2011
Jojo King
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Gone are those days when hospitals are only meant for conventional treatment for various diseases. The new age hospitals, particularly private hospitals have emerged out to be the best ones across the country with modern technology, well equipped instruments and eminent doctors with a global exposure. Many health insurance sectors, organizations related to health causes, business sectors and even public sectors have come forward to fund these hospitals to provide the best treatment possible. So it is worth spending some extra money as you will get a better treatment in the finest hospitals in India.  So for a well assured treatment, here is a list of some of the best hospitals in India.

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 

It is located in Ansari Nagar of South Delhi. The hospital was established in1956 and considered to be one of the best hospitals of the country for its low cost treatment by well qualified doctors. The Cardiothoracic Science Center, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, the R P center for ophthalmic sciences, Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Center, the Drug Dependence Treatment Center are some of the best centers of AIIMS marked with international recognition for its advanced treatment.

Apollo Hospital

It was set up in Chennai in 1983. In collaboration with Munich Health, a new Apollo Munich Hospital has been launched. In 1991, two of its doctors were awarded with the prestigious Padma Bhusan award for their success story in medical history.  Radio surgery, Liver Transplant, Bone Marrow Transplant, Hand & Microsurgery, Infertility Care, Cosmetic Surgery, Birmingham Hip Resurfacing, Stem Cell Transplant, Emergency & Trauma Services, Bariatric Surgery are some of the health cares provided by this hospital. Apollo Bramwell Hospital in Mauritius is an active partner of Apollo providing the latest treatments through telemedicine.

Fortis Hospital

Founded by Late Dr. Parvinder Singh, the Fortis Hospital is promoted by the leading pharmaceutical company, Ranbaxy. The Fortis Centre in Mohali, Malar Hospital in Chennai and other 10 Wockhardt hospitals have been acquired by the Fortis Group. Specialized in almost all health care needs, it has a network consisting of 39 hospitals in India.

Global Hospitals 

This hospital was founded by Dr K Ravindranath as a first Organ Transplant Center in South Asia. The best treatment provided by this hospital involves nucleus replacement in spine and the transplantation of other bodily organs. The Global Hospitals in Hyderabad and Bangalore are considered to be equipped with finest facilities across the world.

Tata Memorial Centre, Parel, Mumbai

This hospital was planned by Sir Dorabji Tata Trust on 28th February 1941 and later established in 1966. It is regarded as the top   Education & Research centre in Cancer and the largest Cancer Hospital in Asia. Governed by the Department of Atomic Energy, Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy are the two major forms of treatments offered by this hospital.

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, NIMHANS, Bangalore 

It was established in 1954 and became autonomous in the year 1974 for neurological cases. This mental hospital provides treatment for mental and neurological disorders. The doctoral degree of NIMHANS came into existence in 1970.  Neuropathology, Neurochemistry, Microbiology, Neuro-radiology, Neurosurgery are the various departments of this hospital. 

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre

Set up in 1996, this hospital is meant for cancer patients. It is located in sector 5, New Delhi. With the latest technologies including Radiology in Oncology, IGRT, PET-CT scan and Breast Guided Biopsy facilities, it is one of the best cancer hospitals of the country.

LV Prasad Eye Hospital (LVPEI)

This hospital was established in 1987. Located in Hyderabad, the L V Prasad Eye Institute offers treatment for blindness with its highly efficient service and eye care programs. Andhra Pradesh, being the core centre of this hospital has been undertaken by the Govt. of India as the leading eye care hospital. The Hyderabad Eye Institute and the Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation are the two major trusts that govern the LVPEI.

CMC, Vellore

Founded by Ida S. Scudder, The Christian Medical College, Vellore is located in Tamil Nadu. CMC treats patients suffering from mainly heart and blood vessel problems. The Department of Clinical Biochemistry and The Neurology Unit are two of the active departments of CMC providing comprehensive services.

Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai

It was established in 1958 and designed by English Architect Claude Batley. Located at Breach Candy suburb, South Mumbai this hospital is well known for its excellent health care facilities. From regular health checks to critical surgeries, all kind of treatments are offered here. It was awarded with Ramakrishna Bajaj National Quality Award in 2009 for its distinguished services.

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