About us | MGM Healthcare Super-MultiSpecialty Hospital Chennai

Welcome to MGM Healthcare

A state-of-the-art, super-specialty hospital in the heart of Chennai city in India, MGM Healthcare redefines the patient experience across all parameters, through expertise, technology and a green building facility. This quaternary care hospital has:

  • 400

    Hospital Beds
  • 100

    ICU Beds
  • 250+

    Doctors
  • 12

    Centres of Excellence
  • 30+

    Departments
  • 12

    Operation Theatres
  • 24X7

    Emergency Care

Patients are at the core of everything MGM Healthcare aspires to do, and we intend to revolutionise patient experience by taking medical services back to principles of kindness and goodwill, paired with excellence and intelligence. The combined expertise of an experienced team of surgeons, physicians, technicians, nurses, paramedical, administrative and maintenance staff ensures highly personalised care of the finest quality.

Every aspect of our campus reflects an ethos of healing, from the city’s tallest vertical garden to the use of music therapy in critical care areas to thematic art galleries on each floor celebrating various facets of Tamil Nadu. The ground-plus-11-floor facility is also optimally designed to provide a comforting ambience, which holistically incorporates energy-efficient practices to further widen the scope of the ‘healthcaring’ concept to include environmental sustainability.

In order to truly reset the standard and ignite a ‘healthcaring movement’, we need a powerful symbol to sound the charge. This is ours and it signals a new dawn in healthcare.Born out of a deeply-held sense of altruism, MGM Healthcare seeks to create a new caring paradigm that ensures primacy of the patients’ well-being and is focused on improving outcomes through expertise, passion and technology. Inspired by this, the MGM Healthcare logo exudes warmth that rejuvenates the world and is the harbinger of bold new beginnings

Improving Lives through Outstanding Healthcare

  • Our commitment to the highest standards of ethical practices and values
  • A dedicated team of experts and professionals who consistently deliver quality healthcare
  • An ecosystem that encourages and invests in advanced medical practices and research
  • Our ability to deliver exceptional value to all our stakeholders

In the relentless pursuit of
Doing More, Better!

We are a team united in our commitment and driven by an altruistic approach to improve life through outstanding healthcare.

14 July 2019 – The Healthcaring Day that was. Relive moments from the dawn of a healthcaring movement in the heart of Chennai. MGM Healthcare aspires to deliver outstanding patient experiences with world class expertise backed by next generation medical and digital technologies. Our vision is to create a complete healthcare ecosystem for personalized medical care. We have a team of eminent surgeons, physicians and technicians across multiple specialties, IoT connected first of its kind critical care facilities, personalized care with digital patient experiences and an environment friendly solar powered green hospital that cares for a better tomorrow.

The dawn of a #healthcaringmovement in the heart of #Chennai

The Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead of the Dept of Internal Medicine at MGM Healthcare, Dr Swamikannu outlines the role of the department in improving patient outcomes with expert diagnosis, treatment and care. With over 30 years of experience in the field of internal medicine, Dr Swamikannu has a vast reservoir of experience and expertise in dealing with a wide range of illnesses that are associated with symptoms such as fever, diarrhoea, nausea and so on – which need to be identified and appropriately attributed for further diagnosis and treatment. Terming the internal medicine practice as both fascinating and challenging, Dr Swamikannu outlines the need for good listening and analytical skills to excel at internal medicine and bringing out positive patient.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead for Internal Medicine, Dr Swamikannu

Dr Srichandran, an Interventional Cardiologist at MGM Healthcare, talks about the objectives & ethos of the department of interventional cardiology at MGM Healthcare. The department handles primary complex angioplasties, which is an emergency intervention to prevent loss of heart muscle and thereby protect the patient from heart attacks. Early intervention, diagnosis and advanced treatment are the key to success treatment of various heart conditions and primary complex angioplasty and intervention is the best method to treat with arterial blocks.

Dr Srichandran | The Department of Interventional Cardiology | MGM Healthcare, Chennai

Dr Ravi Kumar R, Senior Consultant & Associate Clinical Lead of Cardiology & Heart Failure Program, MGM Healthcare, talks about advanced heart failure and the suffering it causes in heart patients. Advanced heart failure is the condition where heart failure has progressed to where traditional therapies and symptom management are no longer working. A person with end-stage heart failure may experience symptoms like difficulty breathing, fatigue, severe abdominal pain, unexplained weight loss, irregular heartbeat. Watch Dr Ravi Kumar speak about heart failure in detail, and about medical and technological advancements in heart failure treatment. MGM Healthcare endeavours to bring the best care to patients with its best-in-class infrastructure, technology and medical expertise.

All about acute heart failure | Dr Ravi Kumar R | Associate Clinical Lead, Heart Failure Program

Outlining the expertise and experience required for performing complex heart procedures, Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead of the Dept of Cardiothoracic Surgery at MGM Healthcare, Dr Kailash A Jain articulates the importance that the hospital lends to every cardiac patient. Performing a complete spectrum of heart surgeries, from beating-heart procedures to open-heart procedures, with over 5,000 surgeries under his belt, Dr Kailash is skilled and experienced to handle all contingencies that can emerge during the course of a heart surgery. He leads a team of expert cardiac surgeons who routinely perform coronary artery bypasses, congenital surgeries and multiple valve disorders with the help of state-of-the-art technology and infrastructure.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead for Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dr Kailash Jain

Dr. Madan Mohan, Senior Interventional Cardiologist at MGM Healthcare, believes that the lack of awareness is one of the key factors for an increased number of diabetic patients developing heart conditions. Having performed well over 6,000 cardiac procedures, Dr. Mohan has an acute understanding of the heart functioning and malfunctioning. He seeks to identify the underlying causes of heart attacks and address them at the earliest. His methodical approach and expert procedures have saved the lives of 1000s of patients who have been wheeled into a hospital with emergency cardiac symptoms.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant (Interventional Cardiologist) for Cardiology, Dr. Madan Mohan B

Dr Govindaraj is a Senior Consultant and the Clinical Lead of the Dept of Orthopaedics and is a veteran with over 35 years of experience and 10,000 orthopaedic surgeries under his belt. As someone who has handled over 3,000 joint replacement procedures, he is an expert hand at complex orthopaedic procedures. He takes pride in the work environment at MGM Healthcare and believes that the commitment of the hospital and his team can result in excellent patient outcomes. The Department of Orthopaedics specialises in corrective procedures for orthopaedic ailments, joint replacement procedures and other complex orthopaedic procedures – each of which deliver exceptional patient experiences.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead for Orthopaedics, Dr Govindaraj AB

Dr Ram Mohan, Senior Consultant & HOD for the Department of Emergency Medicine at MGM healthcare talks about the state of the art emergency facility available at MGM healthcare and the expert specialist and advanced processes used to handle emergency cases. The emergency department at MGM Healthcare specialises in unscheduled episodic services for patients who require immediate medical attention and care. We believe that no patient has to wait for specialised care which is why we work based on the triage process. In this process, patients are treated as per the severity of their injury and not on a first-come-first-serve basis. We strongly believe that in emergency care, seconds can save lives.

Dr.Ram Mohan KR | Senior Consultant & HOD | Department of Emergency Medicine

A living donor liver transplant is a surgical operation in which a part of a healthy living person’s liver is taken and transplanted into someone whose liver is failing. Within a few months of the surgery, the donor’s remaining liver regrows and returns to its normal size, volume and capacity. Simultaneously, the transplanted liver grows and returns the recipient’s liver function to normal. Living donor liver transplantation can cure liver failure. Dr Thiagarajan Srinivasan, Senior Consultant & Director of the Institute of Liver Diseases, Transplant & HPB Surgery, talks about living donor liver transplantation, who needs this transplant and why it is effective for liver failure patients.

Dr Thiagarajan Srinivasan: Living Donor liver transplant

To be healthy and to lead a healthy life is one of our fundamental desires in life! And Varam is to have any wishes & desires of life fulfilled. At Varam for Women by MGM Healthcare, this is exactly our endeavour – to help women across age-group regain, sustain, and maintain the best of health for themselves. Listen to Dr Arcot Jaishree Gajraj, Senior Consultant for Obstetrics & Gynaecology at MGM Healthcare articulate the vision behind the Varam – to deliver the finest healthcare for adolescents, peri & postnatal care, menopausal care and foetal medicine.

A Woman is Boon - Dr Arcot Jaishree Gajraj

A Senior Consultant of the Dept of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dr Jaishree is vastly experienced in her field with over four decades of experience. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology combines the two subspecialties to deliver exceptional patient experience and excellent patient outcomes. Using state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology, and an expert team of specialists — the department focuses on the entire spectrum of women-related health issues – from adolescence to post-menopause.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant for Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dr Jaishree Gajaraj A

Dr Lakshmi Aswathaman, Senior Consultant, Obstetrics and Gynaecology at MGM Healthcare talks about complications during pregnancy and the advanced technologies & treatments available at MGM healthcare. Our Obstetrics and Gynaecology wing specialises in unmatched care for the pregnant woman and her unborn child. We are also experts in treating health issues and diseases concerning women with a combination of new-age medicine and care that reminds you of home. In our quest to provide nothing but the best of health care to a woman who is nurturing life, we offer a boutique concept for holistic nourishment and development. We also have a Gynae Laparoscopy Unit, Fertility & Reproductive Unit and Foetal Medicine Unit

Dr Lakshmi Aswathaman| Senior Consultant | Obstetrics and Gynaecology | MGM Healthcare

The Department of Minimal Access (GI) & Bariatric Surgery at MGM Healthcare, Chennai, consists of some of the most experienced and expert laparoscopic undertaking advanced, state-of-the-art surgical procedures for weight loss and gastroenterological diseases. Dr Deepak Subramanian, the Clinical Lead of the department, tells us about the expertise available at the department and the different services offered, including bariatric surgery, repair of hernias, proctology, reflux disease and colorectal cancers.

Overview of the Department of Minimal Access (GI) and Bariatric Surgery | MGM Healthcare, Chennai

Dr.Jyothirmya Dash, Senior Consultant – Interventional Cardiologist at MGM Healthcare talks about the advanced process involved in providing catheter-based treatments for heart diseases. At MGM Healthcare, we open our doors to offer comprehensive cardiac services (invasive and non-invasive), including interventional cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery and electrophysiology, by adopting a holistic approach and customised patient care where expert cardiologists focus on the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cardiovascular diseases

Dr.Jyothirmya Dash, Senior Consultant ,Interventional Cardiologist at MGM Healthcare

The Senior Consultant & HOD of the Dept of Rehabilitation Medicine, Dr Rajendran AJ articulates the various facets of rehabilitation medicine and highlights the fact that beyond the curative aspect of medicine, rehabilitation medicine is about enhancing the quality of life of patients with long-term, chronic illnesses. Dr Rajendran has the vast experience of treating more than 10,000 patients in the last 30 years. Moreover, this provides him unique insight into patient needs and expectations. He leads a team of clinicians, clinical psychologists and rehabilitation nurses to deliver holistic patient outcomes of rehabilitation care. The Dept of Rehabilitation Medicine provides the best technology when it comes to patient care. There has been 30-40% improvement in daily quality of life for COPD patients.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant & HOD for Rehabilitation Medicine, Dr Rajendran AJ

In this short video, Dr. Madan Kumar talk about pain management department at MGM healthcare.

He explains about different types of pain’s a patient goes through and the various advanced & holistic treatments available at MGM Healthcare to treat Pain.

Dr. Madan Kumar | Senior Consultant - Pain Management | MGM Health Care

Dr. Harish Bhat, Senior Consultant and Clinical Lead in the Department of Urology at MGM Healthcare, explains the workings of the department. An expert panel of doctors with wide ranging experience offers diagnostics and treatment for issues such as bladder stones, bladder dysfunction, erectile dysfunction, male infertility, prostate cancer and various other disorders of the urinary system. With the help of advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment, the department delivers blood-less and pain-free interventional procedures for various urological conditions, allowing patients to return to work and daily life at the earliest.

MGM Healthcare Senior Consultant and Clinical Lead for Urology, Dr. Harish Bhat

Dr Nisha Miriam George, Senior Consultant, Paediatrics and Neonatology at MGM Healthcare, talks about what parents expect from a paediatric healthcare provider and how MGM Children’s exceeds those expectations. We have a 24×7 consultant-driven paediatric emergency room that is reliable and trustworthy. Our hospital is child-friendly and family-friendly too. This means that at any point of time, day or night, if your child is in need of care, we are always available. We strive to give the best patient care and when it comes to children, we are more cautious about it. MGM Children’s is the best option for your child’s healthcare especially since it offers all-round treatment capabilities across many specialties.

Care at MGM Children's | Dr Nisha Miriam George, Senior Consultant | Paediatrics & Neonatology

MGM Healthcare is a JCI and NABH accredited hospital complying with all the safety standards. Our commitment is to the quality improvement and patient safety throughout a patient’s journey at MGM. Varam by MGM is equipped with experienced gynaecologists, obstetricians, foetal medicine specialists, anaesthetists, intensive care specialists and nurses, ready to serve you. Listen to various experienced doctors at MGM Healthcare talk about how safety is very important when it comes to pregnancy and childbirth. An extra mile in assuring safety can go a long way in preventing any complication that might arise. We are a quaternary care hospital, a higher-level referral centre and receive requests for several complex procedures from very sick patients all of them consulted and analysed by experienced senior doctors and ensure to give the best and safest patient care. Patient safety has always been and always will be our priority. We endeavour to keep doing more, better.

World Patient Safety Day | JCI and NABH Accredited - Quaternary care Hospital

Over the course of nearly two decades, MGM Healthcare’s flagship Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute and Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University) have stood tall, with the former ranked 23rd among medical institutions in India (NIRF 2018), and the seventh medical college to be accredited by American Heart Association. These, along with other teaching institutions and tertiary care hospitals, are the foundation upon which MGM Healthcare’s altruistic aspirations and sterling credentials have been built and are the inspiration for the movement to come.

460000

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Patients Treated every year

Our research institute has a strong legacy and track record for patient care.

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Years of Commitment to public health

We take pride in our excellent reputation in medical research and teaching

Primacy of the patient

We are accountable for the health and welfare of our patients and all our activities are directed towards the primary objective

Respect

We promote the ability of competent individuals working together as an agile team and delivering outstanding care and outcomes

Altruism

We are accountable for the health and welfare of our patients and all our activities are directed towards the primary objective

Integrity

We promote the ability of competent individuals working together as an agile team and delivering outstanding care and outcomes

Collaboration

We are accountable for the health and welfare of our patients and all our activities are directed towards the primary objective

Excellence

We promote the ability of competent individuals working together as an agile team and delivering outstanding care and outcomes

Patients at the core

Born out of a need for altruism, MGM is obsessed with bettering patient experiences and improving outcomes through expertise, passion and technology.

Integrity

Our organizational values are driven by personal and professional integrity. This will be our guiding light for our commitment to transparency, accountability and patient centricity.

A collaborative centre of care

We will be a truly collaborative centre for personalized medical care. Renowned medical experts assisted by smart technologies will work in tandem to progressively improve healthcare outcomes.

Our multidisciplinary leadership team bring decades of experience, credibility and commitment in delivering high-quality care to patients and community

MK Rajagopalan

Visionary, renowned entrepreneur, medical education pioneer and philanthropist.

Dr Prashanth Rajagopalan

Dynamic entrepreneur and a Johns Hopkins Alumnus

Founder and Director, MGM Healthcare

A passionate medical graduate from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute with a vision to improve healthcare with advanced technologies.

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Mr. Harish Manian

A Healthcare management Professional with almost two decades of experience in P&L role, Project Management, Operations, Business Transition and Business Development. Worked with the entire ecosystem of Healthcare like Hospitals, Pharma Consulting, Medical Technology (Consulting) and ITES in various geographies.

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NABH Accreditation

MGM Healthcare is a NABH-accredited hospital. The intention of the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH) accreditation is to improve healthcare quality and patient safety at public and private hospitals and ensure the standards are at par with other global healthcare accreditation standards. The accreditation focuses on patient safety and the quality of the delivery of services by the hospital. Patients are the biggest beneficiary as the implementation of accreditation standards ensures patient safety, commitment to quality care, which results in good clinical outcomes. It also improves patient satisfaction and increases community confidence as services are provided by credentialed medical staff. To be accredited by the NABH requires months and even years of preparation as the evaluation process is rigorous and thorough. This only further speaks to our commitment to ensuring quality healthcare for all.

Effective from February 26, 2021 through February 25, 2024

JCI Accreditation

MGM Healthcare is a proud JCI-accredited hospital, one of the youngest hospitals in the country to achieve this seal of quality approval. What does being JCI-accredited mean for us and you? The Joint Commission International (JCI) has evaluated the hospital to see if it meets international healthcare quality standards for patient care and organisation management. An extensive on-site audit was conducted at the hospital by a team of international expert surveyors who assessed patient safety goals, patient assessment and care, anaesthesia and surgical care, medication management, patient and family education, quality improvement, infection prevention and control, governance and leadership, facility management, staff qualifications and education, and information management, in accordance with the best international standards and protocols. In toto, we are a hospital that cares for your safety and experience.

Effective from March 6, 2021 through March 5, 2024

NABL Accreditation

MGM Healthcare is a NABL-accredited hospital. The purpose of the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) is to provide accreditation to testing and calibration of clinical laboratories in the country. It provides a third-party assessment of the quality and technical competence of labs. A hospital that is NABL-accredited provides the general public availing healthcare services in a hospital with an assurance of genuine reports from accurately calibrated testing, confidence in technicians performing the tests and overall satisfaction from the services provided. It is our duty to ensure that all your test results are accurate as it determines better patient outcomes and overall positive patient experience.

Effective from July 6, 2020 through July 05, 2022

LEED Platinum Certification

MGM Healthcare is a LEED Platinum-certified hospital. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), powered by the US Green Building Council (USGBC), is an internationally recognised green building certification system that provides verification that a building has been designed and built using efficient strategies like energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction and improved indoor environmental quality. How did we achieve this recognition? By employing the usage of ambient light fittings that are eco-friendly, thus, limiting energy consumption, by making use of natural lighting during the day as 60% of the hospital’s external walls are covered in glass, using recycled water in the washrooms with reduced water consumption per flush. We are currently the highest-ranking USGBC LEED Platinum-certified Green Hospital in South India as we consume one-third the energy and water when compared to other buildings of this scale.

 

Service Excellence Awards

With great work comes fruitful recognition. MGM Healthcare held the Service Excellence Awards ceremony 2021 on 30th December 2021 to honour and recognise hardworking and dedicated professionals from various departments for their contribution to MGM’s Excellence. Relentless efforts of each member of the MGM Family is what makes it possible to serve the city. We are glad to honour them with the awards. MGM congratulates all the awardees and hopes that they will continue to do more, better.

NABH ER CERTIFICATE

MGM Healthcare is a NABH-ER accredited facility. The standards establish a framework for quality care and patient safety for patients who present to the emergency department, as well as encourage continuous quality improvement. The Emergency Accreditation standards will thus cater to the development of a safety culture at all levels. The standards aim to set expectations for the provision of equitable, safe, and high-quality emergency care in the country, resulting in positive clinical outcomes.

Effective from December 15, 2022 through December 14, 2024

MOST POPULAR HOSPITAL IN SOUTH INDIA FROM THE INDIAN MEDIA AWARDS 2022

MGM Healthcare have been recognized as the Most Popular Hospital in South India” by the prestigious “Indian Media Awards 2022”. This award is a testament to our commitment to providing quality healthcare services and our unwavering dedication to the well-being of the people of South-India.

It’s a great recognition for all our years of selfless services to the people of South India.

During the time of pandemic, we have provided constant source of healthcare services to the people of South India. Winning this award is not only a recognition of our efforts but also a validation of the love and trust that we have earned from our patients and their families.

We remain committed to our mission of providing quality healthcare services that are accessible to all.

Best performing Heart and Lung Transplant Team in Tamil Nadu during the year of 2019 – 2020

MGM Healthcare – Institute of Heart and Lung Transplant has been awarded the title of “Best Performing Heart and Lung Transplant Team in Tamil Nadu” for the year 2019-2020 by The Transplant Authority of Tamil Nadu or TRANSTAN. The award was presented to us on the 11th Indian Organ Donation Day held on November 27, 2020, by the Honorable Minister for Health, Government of Tamil Nadu Dr. C Vijayabaskar and Honorable Health Secretary Mr. Radhakrishnan.

This recognition is a testament to our relentless dedication to saving patients and providing hope in even the darkest corners.  MGM Healthcare, have always strived to provide exceptional care to our patients, and winning this award is a validation of our efforts.

At MGM Healthcare, we remain committed to providing world-class healthcare services to our patients. This recognition serves as a motivation for us to continue our efforts towards providing the best possible care to those in need.

Business Leadership Awards 2022

MGM Healthcare has been awarded the prestigious Business Leadership Awards 2022, in recognition of their exceptional contribution to the field of medicine. This award is a testament to the hospital’s commitment to providing the highest quality healthcare services to their patients.

MGM Healthcare received three awards in the category for Best Multispecialty Hospital (South), Best Innovative Hospital, and Best Multi-organ Transplant Hospital. These awards reflect the hospital’s excellence in delivering top-notch healthcare services across multiple specialties, using innovative and advanced medical technologies and procedures.

BEST MULTI-SPECIALITY HOSPITAL – MGM HEALTHCARE

The award for Best Multispecialty Hospital (South) acknowledges MGM Healthcare’s expertise and exceptional patient care across a range of medical specialties. It is a recognition of our dedication to delivering the best possible medical treatment and care to their patients.

MOST INNOVATIVE HOSPITAL – MGM HEALTHCARE

The award for Best Innovative Hospital acknowledges the hospital’s commitment to using the latest medical technologies and innovative medical procedures to provide superior medical care. MGM Healthcare is at the forefront of introducing cutting-edge medical technologies and procedures to India, and this award is a testament to their continued efforts to advance medical sciences.

BEST MULTI-ORGAN TRANSPLANT HOSPITAL – MGM HEALTHCARE

The award for Best Multi-organ Transplant Hospital recognizes the hospital’s excellence in conducting complex and successful organ transplant surgeries. MGM Healthcare has a dedicated team of experienced transplant surgeons, and this award is a recognition of their expertise and success in performing multi-organ transplant surgeries.

FINANCIAL EXPRESS AWARDS

MGM Healthcare, was recently recognized at the 1st Edition of the FE Hospital Award 2022, held on September 30th at the Hyatt Regency, New Delhi. The ceremony was inaugurated by Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare of India, at the FE Healthcare Summit & FE Hospital Award Ceremony.

MGM Healthcare received five prestigious awards, including

Best Hospital for Organ Transplant (Heart and Lungs) – Regional South

Best Hospital Patient Care

Best Sustainable Green Hospital

Best Hospital for Organ Transplant (Heart and Lungs) – MGM Healthcare

Best Sustainable Green Hospital – Regional South

MGM Healthcare is committed to providing exceptional patient experience with its world-class expertise and cutting-edge technology. The hospital’s dedication to sustainability and green initiatives has also been recognized with the Best Sustainable Green Hospital award.

Most Preferred Workplace in Health & Wellness 2022 – 2023

MGM Healthcare, has been awarded as the Most Preferred Workplace for the year 2022-2023 presented by Marksmen Daily & Team Marksmen Network. The award is a testament to MGM Healthcare’s commitment to creating a positive and engaging work environment for its employees.

MGM Healthcare’s focus on employee well-being, learning and development, and career growth has been the key to its success. The organization has a strong employee engagement program that includes regular feedback sessions, recognition, reward programs, and opportunities for career advancement. The company also invests heavily in training and development, providing employees with access to various learning and development programs, including leadership development programs, technical training, and soft skills training.

The company’s focus on employee well-being, learning and development, and career growth has been the key to its success, and it continues to set the bar high for other healthcare organizations to follow.

Times Health Excellence Award 2023

The Prestigious Times Health Excellence Award s 2023 have recognized some of the most outstanding medical professionals in the country. Among the winners were Dr. A B Govindaraj,  who was awarded the Best Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. M.A. Raja, who was recognized as the Best Oncologist of the year, Dr. K.R. Balakrishnan, who received the award for the Best Heart Transplant Surgeon, and Dr. Ravikumar, who was honored for Service Excellence in Heart Transplant surgery.

They have demonstrated exceptional skills and expertise in performing complex surgeries and Times Health Excellence Award is a testament to their outstanding contributions to the field of medicine. Their work serves as an inspiration to many other medical professionals.

Halal India Certification

MGM has been awarded the Halal India Certificate, recognizing their compliance with the requirements for Halal-friendly services and Halal food safety, in accordance with the Shariah guidelines of the Islamic Board. This achievement is a testament to MGM’s commitment to providing Halal services that meet the needs of its customers and adhere to Islamic principles.

Quality Award for Excellence in Dietetics Informatics and Digitalization – IAPEN India Clinical Nutrition Conference 2023 – ICNC

IAPEN India IS Honored to be the sole PEN Society from India recognized by both the European ESPEN and American ASPEN for its remarkable contribution and spread of knowledge in the field of enteral and parenteral nutrition in India.

MGM Healthcare and its dietetics has been conferred with the Quality Award for Excellence in Dietetics Informatics and Digitalization, acknowledging their outstanding efforts in incorporating technology into their dietary practices.

The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at MGM Healthcare make sure that patients get their recommended diet without comprising on taste, flavor, texture and variety. The department is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care, and its efforts reflect its commitment to excellence.

Achievements

We are one of the Top 5 Multi-speciality Hospitals in Chennai: The Week-Hansa Award

MGM Healthcare is proud to be among the Top 5 multi-speciality hospitals in Chennai, ranked by The Week-Hansa Survey 2021! We are grateful to the city for providing us the opportunity to assist you. In our tremendous journey over the past two years, your safety has always been and will continue to be our top priority. We will keep doing more, better and achieve greater heights with your support!

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We are India's first TAVR Centre of Excellence

With a motto of ‘Doing More, Better’ encouraging us to aim for the stars of patient care, MGM Healthcare is India’s first TAVR Centre of Excellence by Edwards Life Sciences, USA. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a minimally invasive procedure that involves the replacement of a diseased aortic valve with a man-made valve. Listen to Dr AB Gopalamurugan, Director, TAVR and Endovascular Therapies, talk about the TAVR workshop conducted at MGM Healthcare, comprising of senior cardiologists from Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai and other cities across India. MGM Healthcare is equipped with the modern infrastructure to support cutting-edge treatments that ensure better patient care, outcomes and experiences.

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MGM Healthcare receives JCI Accreditation

In an online ceremony to bestow MGM Healthcare with the Joint Commission International Accreditation, Dr. Joel A Roos, Vice President of International Accreditation Quality Improvement and Safety, JCI, recognised the efforts of the management and the staff of MGM Healthcare. At MGM Healthcare, your safety is our utmost priority. It is our honour to serve the valued members of the community. Being a JCI and NABH accredited hospital solidifies our commitment to delivering outstanding healthcare. Watch the video of Dr. Joel A Roos speak about the commitment of our institution towards the welfare of our patients and their families.

We have performed 9 heart transplants and 3 lung transplants in one month

MGM Healthcare is proud to announce that Dr KR Balakrishnan and team have performed 12 transplants — 9 heart transplants and 3 lung transplants — just in the month of May. We are humbled to say that this is, by far, the largest number of transplants performed in a month done by any hospital in India, Middle East or South Asia! We congratulate Dr KR Balakrishnan and the entire team on achieving this milestone!

We have performed 1000 successful major neuro and spine surgeries since its inception

MGM Healthcare is proud to announce that our Institute of Neurosciences & Spinal Disorders has performed 1000 successful major neuro and spine surgeries since its inception. We would like to congratulate Dr Sridhar and his team for achieving this milestone. MGM Healthcare is thrilled to have such an experienced team on board that follows international treatment protocols and utilises the best technology available. We are always aspiring to keep doing more, better.

Dr Sridhar has been elected as the Secretary of Neurological Society of India

MGM Healthcare congratulates Dr K Sridhar, Director and Group Head, Institute of Neurosciences and Spinal Disorders, on being elected as the Secretary of the Neurological Society of India (NSI) 2021. The Neurological Society of India (NSI) is the apex body representing neuroscientists of the country. We wish him the best on this prestigious achievement and for all his endeavours ahead.

Dr Suresh Rao has been nominated as the President of ECMO Society

MGM Healthcare congratulates Dr Suresh Rao KG, Co-Director, Institute of Heart and Lung Transplant & Mechanical Circulatory Support, on being nominated as the President of the ECMO Society of India 2021. ECMO society of India is the premier organization providing education, training, and supporting the institutions delivering extracorporeal life support through continuing education, guidelines development, and original research. We wish him the best on this prestigious achievement and for all his endeavours ahead.

Dr Georgi Abraham has been elected as the President of the Indian Society of Organ Transplant

MGM Healthcare congratulates Dr Georgi Abraham, Senior Consultant, Department of Nephrology, on being elected as the President of the Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT) 2021. Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT) is a registered society under the Indian Societies Act. As a charitable society, it promotes the ethical science of organ transplantation in India. One of its chief activities is to create public awareness regarding organ donation especially deceased donation and transplantation. We wish him the best on this prestigious achievement and for all his endeavours ahead.

Dr Jaishree - President of Society of Vaginal Surgeons of India

Society of Vaginal Surgeons of India, TN Chapter & Varam by MGM Healthcare are proud to announce that Dr Jaishree Gajaraj has been appointed as the incoming President of the Society, taking over from Dr PM Gopinath. On November 24th, an installation ceremony was conducted, followed by a CME.

MGM Healthcare congratulates Dr Jaishree and wishes her the best in her future endeavours!

JCI and NABH Accredited - Quaternary care Hospital

MGM Healthcare is a JCI and NABH accredited hospital complying with all the safety standards. Our commitment is to the quality improvement and patient safety throughout a patient’s journey at MGM. Varam by MGM is equipped with experienced gynecologists, obstetricians, fetal medicine specialists, anaesthetists, intensive care specialists and nurses, ready to serve you.

Varam endeavours to educate both parents through the pregnancy and delivery. It is extremely important to ensure good and safe practice during pregnancy and childbirth. During the pandemic, vaccination of pregnant and lactating women against COVID has become crucial and should be made mandatory.

Listen to various experienced doctors at MGM Healthcare talk about how safety is very important when it comes to pregnancy and childbirth. An extra mile in assuring safety can go a long way in preventing any complication that might arise. We are a quaternary care hospital, a higher level referral centre and recieve requests for several complex procedures from very sick patients all of them consulted and analysed by experienced senior doctors and ensure to give the best and safest patient care. Patient safety has always been and always will be our priority. We endeavour to keep doing more, better.

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