Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road Chennai

Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road Chennai, the flagship hospital of the Apollo Group was established in 1983. Revolutionizing the healthcare sector, the hospital has over 60 departments spearheaded by internationally trained doctors, state-of-the-art facilities for various health disorders, and cutting-edge medical procedures, which makes it the most preferred destination for patients from across India and around the globe.

The cornerstones of Apollo’s legacy are its unstinting focus on clinical excellence, affordable costs, modern technology, and forward-looking research & academics. Apollo Hospitals was among the first few hospitals globally to leverage technology to facilitate seamless healthcare delivery. The organization embraced the rapid advancement in medical types of equipment across the world and pioneered the introduction of several cutting-edge innovations in India. Recently, South East Asia’s first Proton Therapy Centre commenced operations at the Apollo Centre in Chennai.

Since its inception, Apollo Hospitals has been honored by the trust of over 150 million individuals from 140 countries. At the core of Apollo’s patient-centric culture is TLC (Tender Loving Care), the magic that inspires hope among its patients.

As a responsible corporate citizen, Apollo Hospitals takes the spirit of leadership well beyond business and has embraced the responsibility of keeping India healthy. Recognizing that Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) are the greatest threat to the nation, Apollo Hospitals is continuously educating people about preventive healthcare as the key to wellness. Likewise, envisioned by Dr. Prathap C Reddy, the “Billion Hearts Beating Foundation” endeavors to keep Indian’s heart-healthy.

Apollo Hospitals has championed numerous social initiatives – to cite a few which assist underprivileged children – SACHI (Save a Child’s Heart Initiative) which screens and provides pediatric cardiac care for congenital heart diseases, SAHI (Society to Aid the Hearing Impaired) and the CURE Foundation focused on cancer care. To introduce population health into the Indian narrative, the Total Health Foundation, as envisaged by Dr. Reddy, is piloting a unique model of healthcare in the Thavanampalle Mandal of Andhra Pradesh. It aims to provide “holistic healthcare” for the entire community starting from birth, through one’s journey into childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and old age.

In a rare honor, the Government of India issued a commemorative stamp in recognition of Apollo’s widespread contributions, the first for a healthcare organization. In addition, a stamp was also released to mark the 15th anniversary of India’s 1st successful liver transplant performed at Apollo Hospitals. More recently Apollo Hospitals was again honored with a postal stamp for having successfully performed 20 million health checks and its pioneering efforts in encouraging preventive healthcare in the country.

Dr. Prathap C Reddy, Founder Chairman of the Apollo Hospitals Group has been conferred with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan, India’s second-highest civilian award.

Centers of Medical Excellence in Apollo Hospitals

  • Heart
  • Orthopedics
  • Spine
  • Neurosciences
  • Gastroenterology
  • Cancer
  • Transplant
  • ICU
  • Emergency
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Robotics
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Nephrology And Urology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Pulmonology
  • ENT (Otolaryngology)
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Pediatrics
  • Dermatology
  • Critical Care