Lourdes Hospital Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science and Research, Kerala

Cochin, India
Lourdes Hospital Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science and Research, Cochin
  • Address : Near North Railway Station Pachalam PO Ernakulam, Kochi
  • City : Cochin - 682012
  • Phone no : +91 94 96 00 22 66
  • Email : ips@lourdeshospital.org,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 500
  • No. of ICU Beds : 77
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 14
  • Payment Mode :
  • Avg. International Patients : 5000

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities Arabic, English, Hindi, German, Malyalam
  • Availability of international cuisines


  • Presence of a hotel / food court within hospital Yes
  • Facility for tele consultations for overseas patients Yes
  • Facility for video consultations No
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk Yes
  • Travel desk at the hospital Yes
  • Visa Assistance for international patients Yes
  • Appointment booking option in website Yes
  • Services for International Patients

Room Type & Facilities

  • Whether room options for separate by-stander stay available in the hospital premises No
  • Choices for accommodation for patients

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport
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Nearest Railway Station
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Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
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Hotels Near by

Name Class (stars) No. of Rooms Price Range Per Night (IN INR) Price Range Per Night (IN USD) Distance from the Hospital Link/ URL for direct booking

Nearest Sight seeing

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Local Outing/ Avenues to meet daily needs

Local Market What is primarily sold in these markets Type of Restaurants available Nearest places of worship by religion

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Santhosh John Abraham MS(General Surgery),FRCS(Eng),FRCS(Glas),FRCS(Edin),DNB(General Surgery),FACS GENERAL SURGERY
Dr. Sreeram Prasad A V DNB(General medicine),DM(Neurology),DNB(Neurology),MNAMS,Post Doctoral Fellowship in Movement Disorder Neurology
Dr. M Unnikrishnan MCh(Neuro Surgery) Neuro Surgery
Dr. Binu Upendran MD(General Medicine),DNB(General medicine),DM(Nephrology),DNB(Nephrology) Nephrology,Toxicology & Dialysis
Dr. H Krishna Moorthy MS(General Surgery), DNB(General Surgery),MCh(Urology),DNB(Urology),MNAMS Urology
Dr. Vimal Iype MS(General Surgery),DNB (General Surgery), MRCS Ed,Post Doctoral Fellowship in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery-CMC Vellore Vascular Surgery
Dr. Chacko Cyriac MS(General Surgery),MCh(Plastic Surgery),MRCS(Edinburgh UK),Fellowship,Peadiatric Plastic Surgery(Canada),Fellowship,Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery(Singapore) Plastic Surgery
Dr. Paul Puthuran MD(General Medicine) General Medicine
Dr. Emil J Thachil MD(General Medicine),DNB(Rheumatology) Rheumatology
Dr. Praveena Elizabeth Joseph MD(Obstetrics&Gynaecology),DNB(Obstetrics&Gynaecology),MNAMS,Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr. Rojo Joy MD(Paediatrics),DM(Neonatology) Neonatology
Dr.(Col) P Ramachandran Kutty MD(Psychiatry),DPM Behavioural Sciences
Dr. M G Subramonian MD (Dermatology), FCGP Dermatology
Dr. Sujith Kumar S MD(General medicine),DM(Cardiology) Interventional Cardiology
Dr. George Thayil MD,FAMA(Cardiology),FICC,FCCP,FESC,FACC(Fellow Austrian Board of Cardiology) Cardiology
Dr. K K Pradeep MS(General surgery),MCh(Cardiothoracic&Vascular Surgery)-AIIMS Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Jinesh Thomas Muthiraparambil MD(General Medicine),DNB(General Medicine),DM (Cardiology),DNB(Cardiology),Post Doctoral Fellowship(Cardiac Electrophysiology),Fellowship National Board(Interventional Cardiology),Post Doctoral Fellowship(Paediatric Cardiology) Paediatric Cardiology& Cardiac Electrophysiology
Dr. K A Koshy MD(Anesthesiology),PDCC(Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Anesthesiology) Cardiac Anaesthesiology
Dr. John Thayyil John MS(Orthopaedics),MCh(Orthopaedics),MRCS(Glasgow),Dip TB,F NUH(Singapore),FRSH Orthopaedics
Dr.Paul Jose MS(General Surgery),MRCS(Edin),MD(USA),FRCS(Edin),Fellowship in Laproscopy &Bariatric Surgery(USA),Fellowship in GI Surgery(UK) Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
Dr. Amit P Jose DTCD(Pulmonary Medicine),DNB(Pulmonary Medicine) Pulmonology
Dr.Shaju Cheringal Sadanadan MBBS, Associate Fellow of Industrial Health Executive Health Check Up
Dr.Varghese Cherian DCH,MD(Paediatrics), Fellowship of Indian Academy of Paediatrics Paediatrics
Dr. George Kuruvilla MS(Otorhinolaryngology),FRCS(Glas),Fellowship in Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology(Canada) ENT
Dr. Rani Joseph DO Ophthalmology
Dr. C S Madhu MD(Radio-therapy),DMRT, DNB(Radio-therapy,WHO Fellow MSKCC(Newyork, USA),UICC Oncology Fellow Rush University(Chicago,USA), WHO Oncology Fellow Long Beach(California,USA),Leeds University Fellow in Clinical Oncology,NAMS Fellow TATA Memorial Hospital,Cert Oncology
Dr. Dawney Zachariah MD(General Medicine), DM(Gastroenterology) Gastroenterology
Dr. John Nobel Thomas MD(Accident & Emergency Medicine) Emergency Medicine
Dr. Neena Thomas MD(Italy),DGO,BCCPM Pain & Palliative Medicine
Dr.Shoba Philip MD(Anaesthesiology),DA,DNB(Anaesthesiology) Anaesthesiology & Critical Care
Dr.Anusha Varghese MD(Radio Diagnosis) Medical Imaging & Radio Diagnosis
Dr.Santhosh John K A BDS Dental Surgery
Dr.Resmi S Kaimal DNB(Family Medicine) Family Medicine

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted

LOURDES HOSPITAL Perfection in Life Care …Since 1965 About Lourdes : Lourdes Hospital Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science & Research at its 54th Year recaps our journey of Love in service in the Health Care Sector. Lourdes was destined to be located at Pachalam, Kochi for people from ten islands who were deprived of healthcare facilities. From its humble beginning in 1965 with 60 beds, Lourdes has grown to become a multi-super specialty tertiary care institution with 500 beds, 120 Intensive care Units, 14 Operating rooms, over 200 Doctors and man power nearly 2000. 


NABH Accreditation from Quality Council of India: Lourdes Hospital, the First NABH Accredited Catholic mission hospital of the state has touched the lives of 200 million people from around 50 countries. The hospital daily attends around 500 In Patients and 1700 out patients. The hospital has evolved into a tertiary referral centre for providing treatment for advanced, complex problems. It attracts patients not only from all parts of Kerala, but from other states and abroad too. Lourdes Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science & Research: Lourdes now around 41 established specialties. Lourdes has also become a selective training center for Medical Post Graduates in 14 disciplines, nursing aspirants in GNM, BSc, PCBSc and MSc Degree and Paramedical courses in 15 fields. The Unparalleled Cost Factor: Usually only a certain class of people had the privilege for quality medical treatment as they could afford to travel abroad. But Lourdes International Patient Services offer patients, the same level of quality treatment at only a fraction of the global prices. Until today, this cost consciousness approach continues to be a success factor in the hospital’s healthcare strategy. 


SPECIALITY SERVICES 1. General Medicine 2. General Surgery 3. Obstetrics & Gynaecology 4. Paediatrics 5. Otophinolaryncology (ENT) 6. Orthopaedics 7. Ophthalmology 8. Dental Sciences 9. Behavioral science 10. Dermatology & Cosmetology 11. Pathology 12. Anaesthesiology 13. Radiology & Imagiology 14. Family Medicine 15. Emergency Medicine 16. Pain & Palliative 17. Fertility Clinic 18. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery SUPER SPECIALITY SERVICES 19. Cardiology – Interventional 20. Cardio – Thoracic Surgery 21. Cardiac Electrophysiology 22. Cardiac Anaesthesiology 23. Paediatric Cardiology 24. Gastroenterology 25. Neurology 26. Neuro Surgery 27. Neonatology 28. Nephrology & Toxicology 29. Oncology 30. Plastic Surgery 31. Rheumatology 32. Urology & Kidney Transplant 33. Vascular Surgery 34. High Risk Obstetrics 35. Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery 36. Critical Care 37. Pulmonology 38. Endocrinology & Diabetes 39. Arthroscopy & Joint Replacement 40. Interventional Pain Management 


Lourdes International Patient Services: Lourdes Hospital welcomes International patients from all corners of the world. The team of internationally acclaimed doctors and health care professionals give hope to thousands around the globe by offering medical solutions for even the most complex health problems. The department dedicated to International Patient Services takes care of all healthcare related and other requirements of patients and their companions coming from overseas. The Hospital is known not only as a medical institution but has emerged as an integrated healthcare provider with its Tender Loving Care to the patients irrespective of the Nationality . Patients may feel the undivided attention and care from the moment they arrive at the airport. International Patient Services Offers: • State of the Art Clinical Services • International standards in procedures and operations • International Insurence- Cashless Facility • 14 Green Operating Rooms with Advanced Clinical Facilities • Dedicated international Patient services • Fast track OP and IP Services • Exclusive floor for International Patients • Personalized attention with a human touch of love • Translator services • Travel and stay assistance • 24 x 7 guest relations • Pickup from airport • Prayer Hall Facility • Internet and Wifi • Currency Exchange • Taxi services • Assistance for sightseeing and shopping Testimonies in Numbers • 3,42,509 - Out patient visit in the last year • 27,563 - Patient Admissions in the last year • 14,629 - Dialysis done last year • 4,111 - MRI scanning in the last year • 32,148 -Emergency Patient Visit in the last year • 9577 -Total Surgeries in the year • 5,822 -CT Scans in the last year • 2,488 - Nursing Students qualified from the Lourdes College and School of Nursing • 2,504 -Joint Replacement Surgeries past 11 years • 863 - Students qualified from the Lourdes Institute of Paramedical Sciences • 225 -Kidney Transplants Past 15 Years • 148 -Postgraduate Students Passed the Diplomate of National Board • 793 -Babies delivered in last year • 1800 -Knee Replacement past 11 years • 10,459 -Angiograms Past 11 Years • 2387 - Bypass Surgeries Past 11 Years • 11220082 - Last Issued Medical Record Number • 3.8 days -Average length of stay Lourdes Institutions: • Lourdes Hospital • Lourdes Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science and Research • Lourdes College of Nursing • Lourdes School of Nursing • Lourdes College of Paramedical Sciences • Lourdes Academy for Clinical Training (AHA International Training Center) • Lourdes Kristhu Jayanti Hospital • Lourdes Kristu Jayanti Ayur Centre • Lourdes Punar Jayanti Rehabilitation Center Charity Initiatives: Lourdes always plays an important role in serving the less fortunate sections of the society.The free out reach clinics at 15 centres in Ernakulam offer medical relief to the poor and the island folks. 


Here We are …To Keep Our Promises: Lourdes’ is dedicated to reinstate our commitment to service quality, social responsibility, community health education, scientific growth and research initiatives. As Lourdes Hospital continues its service with a rich experience of over half a century, the management promises tailor made health checkups, high end therapeutic procedures and at the same time tries to keep all services affordable even to the poor and common man without compromising on the quality. The Hospital will always remain committed to the cause of excellent health of the society. Lourdes Hospital Post Graduate Institute of Medical science & Research Lourdes Hospital Road, Kochi - 682 012, Kerala, India Lourdes International Patient Services Single Point of Contact : Mrs. Navitha Mathew Manager – Relations & International Operations +91 9496 00 22 66 +91 484 4121103 Fax: +91 484 2393720 Email: ips@lourdeshospital.org / promotions@lourdeshospital.in Website: www.lourdeshospital.in