Dr. Mehta's Hospital,

Chennai, India
Dr. Mehta's Hospital, Chennai
  • Address : No. 2, McNichols Rd, 3rd Lane, Chetpet
  • City : Chennai - 600031
  • Phone no : +91-9840185644
  • Email : info@mehtahospital.com,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 196
  • No. of ICU Beds : 47
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 5
  • Payment Mode : Card, Cash, Wire
  • Avg. International Patients :

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities Arabic, Urdu
  • Availability of international cuisines
  • Presence of a hotel / food court within hospital No
  • Facility for tele consultations for overseas patients No
  • Facility for video consultations No
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk No
  • Travel desk at the hospital No
  • Visa Assistance for international patients No
  • Appointment booking option in website No
  • 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 Chennai International Airport 15.3 km
Nearest Domestic Airport Chennai International Airport 15.3 km
Nearest Railway Station Chennai Central 6 Km
Nearest Metro Station

Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Meru Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 22/km – www.merucabs.com TaxiforSure – 6060 1010 – Rs. 13/km – www.taxiforsure.com Walk 780m to Tirusulam station, Take Metro towards Chennai beach (9 stops), Get down at Chennai Chetpet and walk 650m to hospital Prepaid Taxi, Auto
From Railway Station
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Meru Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 22/km – www.merucabs.com TaxiforSure – 6060 1010 – Rs. 13/km – www.taxiforsure.com Garden City Cabs – 41288888 – Rs. 14/km – www.gardencitycabs.com Walk 650m to Chennai Park station, Take Metro towards Tambaram (2 stops), Get down at Chennai Chetpet and walk 650m to hospital Prepaid Taxi, Auto

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
Radisson Blu Hotel Chennai City Centre 5 162 Rs.6608-Rs.10095 $110-$168 3.3kms http://radissonblu.com/hotel-chennaicitycentre
The Aruna Chennai 4 91 Rs.2998-Rs.7648 $50-$127 900m http://arunahotels.com/
Harrisons Hotel 3 40 Rs.3854-Rs.5200 $64-$87 700m http://harrisonshotels.com/
beverly hotel chennai 4 52 Rs.2998-Rs.3610 $50-$60 1.1kms http://beverlyhotels.com/
Hotel Breeze Chennai 3 90 Rs.2814-Rs.4038 $47-$67 1.3kms http://breezehotel.com/
The Park Pod 5 20 Rs.4833-Rs.7525 $81-$125 2.7kms http://theparkhotels.com/chennai-park-pod/chennai-park-pod.html
Courtyard Chennai 4 238 Rs.4589-Rs.7525 $76-$125 5.2kms http://marriott.com/hotels/travel/maacy-courtyard-chennai-india/
Park Avenue Hotel 3 30 Rs.3181-Rs.3732 $53-$62 1km http://parkavenuehotel.in/index.php?module=contactus&action=index.html

Nearest Sight seeing

Nearest Sight seeing options Distance from the Hospital Address Local Transportation avalaible in the city( metro/bus/other etc.) Cab opeartors, tariffs and contact details of opeartors
Guindy National Park 10.7 km Guindy Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto HOH Cab Services – (+91) – 044 - 65420333 – Rs 18/km – http://www.hohcab.com/
Marina Beach 6.7 km Chennai Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto NTL Cabs – +91-6666 6666– Rs. 19/km – http://www.ntltaxi.com/
San Thome Basilica 8 km Mylapore Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto RV Cab Services – (+91) - 098 40 702622 – Rs. 16/km
Government Museum 2.7 km Pantheon Road, Egmore Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto

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
Express Avenue Books / Stationery/ Toys / Games / Gifts / Electronics / Home &Lifestyle Footwear / Handbags / Jewellery / Watches / Lingerie / Luggage / Leather Products / Watches / Lingerie / Luggage / Optics and Sunglasses / Health & Beauty / Fitness / Cosmetics / Pe Vegetarian Fine Dining / Non-Vegetarian Fine Dining / Café / Cakes / Chocolates / Confectionery / Ice Cream / Fast FoodIncludes Oriental, North Indian, South Indian, and Italian Temple – Jain Temple Kolavazihi Temple Church – Santhome Basilica
Phoenix Market City Global and local brands From gourmet goodies to off the runway fashion, from luxury accessories to the latest electronics, and wedding shopping. Houses Lifestyle, Pantaloons, Globus, Mango, Manchester United, Steve Madden; electronic stores like Access, R KFC, Domino’s, Arabian Hut, Kailash Parbat, MotiMahal Express, China Wall, Fruit Punch, Kwality walls,Nala’sAappakadai and Wow Momo Madhya Kailash Temple, Kapaleshwar Temple
Spencer Plaza Apparel, artificial flowers, confectionaries, footwear and leather products, gems and jewellery, herbal products Local and international brands such as Nike, Adidas, Bata, Regal, Health & Glow, Vummidiars, Van Heusen, Proline, Allen Solly, Florshaim shoes North Indian, South Indian, Chineese, American Fast food like KFC, Subway etc. Temple – Jain Temple Kolavazihi Temple Church – Santhome Basilica

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Usha Shukla MD Family Medicine
Dr. S Thangavelu MD DCH DNB MRCP General Paediatrics
Dr. R Shanmuga Sundaram MD DCH Neonatology and Neonatal, Intensive Care
Dr. Sarala Rajajee MD DCH DNB PhD Paediatric Haematology
Dr. B R Nammalwar MD DCH DM MNAMS Paediatric Nephrology
Dr. M Vijayakumar MD DCH DM FIAP FISCD Paediatric Nephrology
Dr. K P Thirumaran MCH, FNS Neuro Surgery
Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan D Ortho, DNB Ortho, FNB Spine Orthopaedics
Dr. P Balamourougane MS DNB MNAMS MCH DNB Paediatric Surgery
Dr. D Prabhakar MD DM Cardiology
Dr. M Ahmed Ali MS MNAMS MCH Surgical Gastroenterology
Dr. M Edwin Fernando MD DM Nephrology
Dr. S S Roy DTCD MD MRCP(UK) General Medicine & Pulmonology
Dr. C Illamparuthi MS MCH DNB FICS Urology
Dr. K Kalaiselvi MD DM Oncology - Medical
Dr. R Premalatha MD DGO MNAMS MRCOG Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr. S Thirunavukkarasu DLO DNB Paediatric ENT
Dr. Saravana Kumar MBBS, MD Emergency Medicine
Dr.Sasidharan MD (Ped)., FPN (Ped Nephro).,FPCC.,DM (Ped Critical Care) Pediatric Intensive Unit
Dr. Zareen Mohamed M Med, DAA (Dip. in Allergy &Asthma) Allergy & Asthma
Col Dr Rajagopal MBBS MD DV & D Dermatology
Dr. T S Gopinath MBBS PGDIP Diabetology
Dr. S Habeeb Mohammed MS FIAGES DIP.LAP DNB FAIS General & Laparoscopic Surgery
Dr. Kaundinya Kiran Bharatam MS General & Laparoscopic Surgery
Dr. S Amutha Kumar MBBS MCIP General Medicine
Dr. C Margaret MD DCH DM Haematology
Dr. M Rajkumar MS MCH(Plas) DNB MRCS Plastic Surgery
Dr. S Jayaraman MBBS DTCD DNB Pulmonology
Dr. S Balameena DCH MD DM Rheumatology
Dr. L Subrahmanyam MD DCH Paediatric Chest Medicine & Pulmonology

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted
Cardiothoracic / Cardiovascular Surgeries
Chest & Pulmonary
Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery
Abdominoplasty / tummy tuck
Breast reduction/augmentation
Dental Care / dental surgery
Dental Care / dental surgery
Dental implants
Crown & bridge
Root Canal treatment
Diabetes & Endocrinology
ENT, head & neck
Gastro Intestinal surgery
Lap. Cholesystectomy
General Surgery
Lap. Cholesystectomy
Hernia repair
Gastro Intestinal surgery
Geriatric Care
Infertility / Reproductive Medicine
Infertility / Reproductive Medicine
Kidney transplant
Neurology / Neurosurgery / Spinal
Bone and Spine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Lap Hysterectomy
Oncology (Cancer)
Radiation Onco
Surgical Onco
Ophthalmology (Eye)
Cataract surgery
Retinal detatchment
Orthopedics / Joint replacements (Bone/Joints)
Bone and Spine
Joint replacement
Hip replacement
Knee replacement
Shoulder replacement
Arthroscopic surgery
Pediatrics & Pediatric Surgery
Pediatrics & Pediatric Surgery
Physiotherapy & rehabilitation
Plastic surgery / Reconstructive surgery
TURP (Prostate)
Bariatric surgery / obesity management
Weight loss / bariatric surgery / obesity management

DrMehta’sHospitals was founded byDr A JMehtain1933.OriginallyasmallClinic cumNursing Home,based outofSowcarpet. DrMehtawasthen joined byhiswife– DrSavita ben Mehta, a Gynaecologist(fondlyknown as “Amma”)in1940whojointlyexpanded andmoved theNursing HometoChetpetintoalargermulti-specialtybirthingandsurgical unit in1955.DrMehta’sNursing
Home,asitwasknownin timespast served largeswathes ofthecommunityacross Chennai, andwas
respected for itsbirthingstandards andaffectiontowards customersandstaffmembers.

DrMehta’swasjoined byalargeteamofrespectedclinicians includingDr RShanmugasundaram,Dr Ahmed Ali,Dr A NParthasarthy,Dr Annamalai,Dr Nammalwarandher childrenDr UshaShuklaand Dilip Mehta,whohelped pavethewayforexpansionandgrowthof asecondunit–Dr.Mehta's Children’s Hospitalsaswellasa significantincreaseinbeds andfacilities between 1994and 2006. Duringthis period,DrMehtaNursingHome,Proprietorshipwas convertedto DrMehta’s Hospitals PrivateLimited. Joined by senior healthcarepractitioners,theinstitutehas beenupgraded intoa recognizedteachinginstituteandaccreditedbytheNational Boardof Examination(NBE)and National AccreditationBoardfor Hospitals andHealthcareProviders(NABH).

TodayDrMehta’soperatesthreeunits–DrMehta’sMultispecialityHospital(Chetpet), DrMehta's
Children’s Hospital(Chetpet)andDrMehta’s Advanced Surgical Center(TNagar)with over 300beds,
500clinicians andover40medicalandsurgical specialties. Theinstitutesandclinicians havewon numerous accoladesandawards, includingIMAExcellence,Padma Shri,IndiraGandhi Award, Mother TheresaAwards,LifetimeAchievement Awards andbeen recognized bytheMOHFW, UNDP, IMA, GEF, QCI, NBE,MMC, AHPIandmanyotherorganizations for focusingonaffordable healing, leveragingleading, innovativeandethical practices ofhealthcaretodeliversuperior clinical
outcomeswithinour communities.

Goingforward,DrMehta’sis intheprocessof expandingto morelocationsacrossTamilNadu with their firsttwounitsin Chetpet, includingalargesuper-specialtyunit ontheNH-4 Highwaytoservice the communitiesof Chennai.

Weaimtoservethe community withworldclasstreatmentfacilities ataffordablecosts