Apollo Hospital at Greams Road is a 560 bedded multi-specialty hospital in Chennai, India. The hospital was established in 1983.
The hospital has 60+ specialty departments lead by highly-experienced and internationally trained medical experts who aims to provide round-the-clock world-class medical care to their patients. It has cutting-edge innovation in medical procedures and technological advancements.
The center of excellence for several key specialties, including Heart Care, Orthopedics, Cancer Care, Gastroenterology, Liver Science, Organ Transplant, Neurosciences, Spine Surgery, Paediatrics, Plastic Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, and Sports Medicine & Surgery.
The hospital has state-of-the-art facilities for various health ailments and disorders. It has dedicated State-of-the-Art Intensive Care Units, including Cardiac Critical Care Units and Liver Intensive Care Unit. The hospital provides state-of-the-art Diagnostic and Radiology Facilities, including 640 Slice, 64 Slice CT scanners, 3 Tesla MRI machines, and high-end Ultrasound facilities.
In 1995, the hospital performed its first Heart Transplant, and the patient was the longest Indian transplant survivor. The hospital has successfully performed over 32 Heart transplants, 25 Lung transplants, 7 Heart and Double Lung transplants, and 1 Heart Lung and Kidney transplantation. The Nephrology & Urology Department of the hospital performs over 5000 Urological surgeries each year. The center has over 75,000 patients undergoing dialysis and has performed over 10,000 kidney transplants.
The hospital is among the few centers in Asia that perform Paediatric Orthopedics Surgery. It is placed at the forefront in the management of spinal disorders. It also specializes in Paediatric Orthopedics and Orthopedic Oncology. The hospital specializes in performing routine Pancreatic Transplantation in the region.
The hospital has one of the first dedicated centers for treating Colorectal diseases, backed by Internationally qualified Colorectal Surgeons. The center performs over 1200 colorectal procedures per year. It has a well-developed “Ligament Clinic” that is well-known in the region for its remarkably superior specialization for treating – Knee (ACL) Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries and Shoulder Labral (Bankart): IGHL (Inferior Gleno-Humeral Ligament) Injuries.