About “Apollo Hospital Chennai”
Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
Formed in 1983, Apollo hospital, greams road, Chennai is one of the best heart care hospitals in India.
The hospital holds the record for the first-ever Indian hospital to introduce techniques in coronary angioplasty, stereotactic radiotherapy and radio-surgery (for brain tumours).
Major specialities: Cardiac, Cancer, Bones, Joints & Spine, Organ Transplants, Neurology, Gastro & Colorectal, Bariatric Surgery, Gynaecology & Infertility and Ophthalmology.
First-ever Indian hospital to be awarded the IS0 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications.
The first hospital in South India to be acknowledged and accredited by the JCI USA and subsequently reaccredited four times.
Recently, the Hospital has been nominated among the few ‘Centres of Excellence’ by the Government of India.
Multiple times nominations as the “Best Private Sector Hospital in India” by The Week magazine.
Apollo Hospital Chennai Doctors List:
- Dr. Dhalapathy Sadacharan (Endocrine Surgeon MBBS, MS, M.ch)
- Dr.C. Rayappa (ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon MBBS, DLO, FRCS (Edin))
- Dr. Bharani Kumar (Orthopedician and Traumatologist) (MBBS, AFRCSI, FRCS, D (Ortho))
- Dr.B. Chendilnathan (Neurosurgeon) MS, MCh, (Neuro Surgery), FRCS (Glaxo), FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Ireland)
- Dr. Usha Srinivas (Gastroenterologist) MD (Int. Med), DM (Gastro)
- Dr. Abdul Ghafur (Infectious Disease Specialist) MD(Med), MRCP(UK), FRCPATH(UK)
- Dr. Mahadev Potharaju (Oncologist) MBBS, MD, DNB, DMRT
- Dr.T. Raja (Oncologist) MBBS, MD, DM
Team and Specialities at Apollo Greams Road :
The hospital accommodates over 60 departments headed by internationally acclaimed medical experts & specialists.
The first-ever ‘Only Pancreas’ transplant was successfully performed in this very hospital.
The hospital also claims to have performed Asia’s first-ever en-bloc combined heart & liver transplant shattering all the previous records held by other Indian hospitals.
Hosts 10,000+ pharmacy walk-ins, 2200+ admissions, and 300+ emergency cases daily.
Apollo Hospital Greams Road Infrastructure:
The hospital accommodates 560+ beds and 46 ICU beds.
The hospital is equipped with the latest technologies like specialised computers to assist Total Knee Replacement. Other medical technologies include Robotics and CyberKnife treatments for faster patient recovery.
Postal facility is available on the ground floor for assistance. Safe deposit lockers services are also available at the security office.
Extremely superior quality diagnostic facilities and comfy recovery suites available at the hospital premises.
Hospital Location and Address:
Centrally located off Greams Road in Chennai
Airport: Distance: 17Kms
TV in room
Phone in Room
Mobility accessible rooms
Safe in the room
Nursery / Nanny services
Personal assistance / Concierge
Spa and wellness
Business centre services
Dedicated smoking areas
Special offer for group stays
Health insurance coordination
Medical travel insurance
Foreign currency exchange
Diet on Request
Medical records transfer
Online doctor consultation
Post operative followup
Local tourism options
Local transportation booking
Visa / Travel office
Private driver / Limousine services
Shopping trip organisation
Apollo Centre of Advanced Pediatrics
Bone Marrow Transplant
Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery
Department of Elder Care
Department of Neonatology
Department of General & Advance Laparoscopic Surgery
Department of Pediatric Urology & Pediatric Surgery
ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat)
Gastroenterology & GI Surgery
Gynecology & Obstetrics
Infertility Care (IVF)
Institutes of Critical Care
Institutes of Bariatric
Institutes of Cancer
Institutes of Emergency
Institutes of Nephrology
Institutes of Neurosciences
Institutes of Orthopedics
Institutes of Robotic Surgery
Institutes of Spine
Institutes of Transplant
Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology
Radiology / Radio Diagnosis
Urology & Andrology
Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Apollo Cosmetic Clinic
Apollo Wellness Centre
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation