Lakeshore Hospital & Research Centre,

Cochin, India
Lakeshore Hospital & Research Centre, Cochin
  • Address : NH-47 Bypass, Maradu, Nettoor P.O,
  • City : Cochin - 682040
  • Phone no : +91-484-2701032
  • Email :,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 350
  • No. of ICU Beds : 43
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 10
  • Payment Mode : card, cash, wire
  • Avg. International Patients : 2000

International Recognitions & Collaborations

  • AXA Assistance
  • AGA Assistance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bupa International
  • Daman Insurance
  • International SOS
  • Vanbreda International
  • Europ Assistance
  • Geo Blue
  • HTH World wide
  • Cigna
  • GMC Henner


Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities Arabic, French
  • 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 Yes
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk Yes
  • Travel desk at the hospital No
  • Visa Assistance for international patients Yes
  • Appointment booking option in website Yes
  • Services for International Patients

    1. Airport Pickup
    2. Critical Care Ambulance Service
    3. 24 hour guest relations
    4. International desk
    5. Co-ordination of appointments
    6. Customised Cuisine
    7. Personal attention
    8. Business Centre
    9. Acceptance of foreign currency

Room Type & Facilities

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

    1. A/c Private Room
    2. Deluxe Room
    3. Suite Room
    4. Deluxe Suite
    5. Presidential Suite

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Cochin International Airport 35 km
Nearest Domestic Airport Cochin International Airport 35 km
Nearest Railway Station Ernakulam Railway Station 10.5 km
Nearest Metro Station

Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Mango Cabs 0471-3279327/ 9995166066 Kerala Travel Cabs +91 9447603752, +91 9496818321
From Railway Station
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Kochi taxi Cabs 9061490099/ 9447050743 Kerala Travel Cabs +91 9447603752, +91 9496818321

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
Trident Cochin 5 85 Rs. 4500-Rs. 10500 $75-$175
The Brunton Boatyard 5 22 Rs. 16000-Rs. 30000 $267-$500
The Gateway Hotel 5 108 Rs. 4200-Rs. 18000 $70-$300
Taj Malabar 5 96 Rs. 6000-Rs. 40000 $100-$667
Ramada Lake Resort And Spa 5 42 Rs. 10000-Rs. 14000 $167-$233
Le Meridien Kochi 5 223 Rs. 6000-Rs. 35000 $100-$583
Gokulam Park Hotel & Convention Center 5 39 Rs. 2400-Rs. 6000 $40-$100
The Renai Cochin 4 47 Rs. 3300-Rs. 6500 $55-$108
The Avenue Regent 4 53 Rs. 3500-Rs. 5000 $58-$83
Casino Hotel 4 67 Rs. 3000-Rs. 8000 $50-$133
The Woods Manor 3 57 Rs. 3000-Rs. 5500 $50-$92
The Mercy Luxury Business Hotel 3 60 Rs. 3000-Rs. 4500 $50-$75
The International Hotel Kochi 3 40 Rs. 2500-Rs. 5000 $42-$83
Sealord Hotel 3 35 Rs. 2000-Rs. 2900 $33-$48

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
Hill Palace 14 kms Hill Palace Rd, Karingachira, Thrippunithura, Ernakulam, Kerala 682301 Bus/Cab Kochi taxi Cabs 9061490099/ 9447050743
St. Francis Church 16 kms Fort Kochi, Kochi Kerala Bus/ Cab Kerala Travel Cabs +91 9447603752, +91 9496818321
Mattanchy Palace 20 kms Jew Town Rd, Moulana Azad Rd, Jew Town End, Kappalandimukku, Mattancherry, Kochi, Kerala 682002 Bus/Cab

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
Gold Souk Grande Luxury Brands, Electronics, Jewellery, Casual & Kids Wear, Footwear, Bags & Luggage, Entertainment Indian, European, Chinese, Continental, Beverages, Fast food, Café, Pubs. Food Court Temple –Ettumanoor Shiva Temple Church – Santa Cruz Basilica
Oberon Mall Domestic & International brands – Electronics, Clothes, Footwear, Entertainment Indian, Mediterranean, Chinese, Asian, Italian, Fast food joints, Café, Pubs, Bakery, Food Court Temple – Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple Church – St Francis Church
Center Square Mall Luxury Brands, Electronics, Clothes, Footwear Indian, European, Chinese, Continental, Beverages, Fast food, Café, Pubs. Food Court Temple - Kaduthuruthy Shiva Temple Church - Santacruz Basilica

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Philip Augustine MD, DM Gastroenterology
Dr. Abraham Koshi MD, DM Gastroenterology
Dr. Roy Mukkada MD, DNB Gastroenterology
Dr. Jose V Francis MD, DM Gastroenterology
Dr. Antony Paul Chettupuzha MD, DM Gastroenterology
Dr. Shelley Paul MD, DM, PhD Gastroenterology
Dr. H.Ramesh MS, MCh, FACS, FRCS GI Surgery
Dr. Philip G.Thomas MS, MD,FACS Multi Organ Transplant
Dr. V.P. Gangadharan MD, MD, DM Medical & Pediatric Oncology
Dr. Jacob Varughese MD, MS, PhD Joint Replacement & Sports Medicine
Dr. Lazar Chandy MS, DOrtho Orthopaedics
Dr. Mohammed Iqbal MRCP, FRCP Rheumatology
Dr. Georgy K.Ninan MD, MNAMS, DM, FISN, FRCP Nephrology
Dr. Abi Abraham MD, DM, DNB Nephrology
Dr. George.P.Abraham MS, Mch, FRCS Urology
Dr. Vinod Abraham Mch, DNB, MS, DNB Urology
Dr. Pushpa Mahadevan DCP ,MD Pathology
Dr. Mohan Mathew DA, MD Anaesthesiology & Critical Care
Dr. Johny.J.Kannampilly MD, DOrtho, D Diab Diabetology
Dr. Hari Menon MS, Mch Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery
Dr. Chitrathara K MS, DNB, Mch, FAIS Oncology Surgery
Dr. Anand Kumar MD,DM, Fellowship by ESC Cardiology
Dr. Cibi Issac MD, DM Cardiology
Dr. Bhima Shankar MD, DM Cardiac Electrophysiology
Dr.Shawn.T.Joseph MS, DNB, Mch Head & Neck Surgery
Dr.Gigi Kuruttukulam MD, DM Neurology
Dr.Muralikrishna Menon MD, DM Neurology
Dr.Prithvi Varghese MS, Mch Neuro Surgery
Dr.John Alexander MD General Medicine
Dr.Thressy George MD, DGO Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr.Susan Joseph MD,DGO,DNB,MRCOG Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr. Smitha Joy MS, DGO, DNB Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr.J.I.Chacko MDS Dental Science& Faciomaxillary
Dr.Babu Mathew Pittappillil MRCP Paediatrics
Dr.Suresh S MS,DNB, Mch Spine Surgery
Dr.C.P.Somnath MD Psychiatry
Dr. Arun Kumar MBBS, MD, DNB Psychiatry
Dr.Jose Tharayil MS, FRCS (Eng.) Plastic Surgery
Dr.Mooza Kunji MS,Mch, FIACS Cardiac Surgery
Dr.Rakesh Gopal MS, Mch Cardiac Surgery
Dr.Sanjay.M.Cherian MD Dermatology
Dr.Idiculla Mathews MS ENT
Dr.Ramesh Gomez MD, DM Endocrinology
Dr.Sujit Jose MS, MRCSEd, Fellow-Arthroscopy Joint Replacement & Sports Medicine

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted
Angioplasty / Angiogram (Coronary/Heart))
Pacemaker implant (Heart)
Byepass Surgery
Heart Valve replacements (MVR/AVR/DVR)
Pediatric cardiology / cardiac surgeries (ASD/VSD/ToF/PDA)
Cardiothoracic / Cardiovascular Surgeries
Byepass Surgery
Heart Valve replacements (MVR/AVR/DVR)
Pediatric cardiology / cardiac surgeries (ASD/VSD/ToF/PDA)
Angioplasty / Angiogram (Coronary/Heart)
Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery
Abdominoplasty / tummy tuck
Breast reduction/augmentation
Blepharoplasty (eyelids)
Rhinoplasty (nose)
Facial cosmetic restoration
Dental Care / dental surgery
Dental Care / dental surgery
Dental implants
Crown & bridge
Root Canal treatment
Facial cosmetic restoration
Diabetes & Endocrinology
ENT, head & neck
FESS (Sinus)
Gastro Intestinal surgery
Lap. Cholesystectomy
General Surgery
Lap. Cholesystectomy
Hernia repair
Gastro Intestinal surgery
Bone marrow transplants
Neurology / Neurosurgery / Spinal
Fusion - cervical/lumbar
Cranial Surgery/ Craniectomy
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Lap Hysterectomy
Oncology (Cancer)
Bone marrow transplants
Radiation Onco
Surgical Onco
Orthopedics / Joint replacements (Bone/Joints)
Joint replacement
Hip replacement
Knee replacement
Shoulder replacement
Arthroscopic surgery
Fusion - cervical/lumbar
Physiotherapy & rehabilitation
Plastic surgery / Reconstructive surgery
TURP (Prostate)
Bariatric surgery / obesity management
Weight loss / bariatric surgery / obesity management

Lakeshore Hospital & Research Centre Ltd., Cochin was established in January 2003 as a Multi-Super Specialty hospital. In its 11 years of existence the hospital has came to be known nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence in Super-Speciality medical care in Kerala. The hospital attracts patients from all across Kerala and other Indian States and from various regions abroad including the Middle East, UK, Europe and USA. Lakeshore is in the forefront of ‘Medical Tourism’ in India offering high-end medical care at affordable cost and is a preferred destination.

The 350 bedded hospital has over 30 clinical departments with about 160 full time medical staff, over 600 nursing staff and a total employee strength of nearly 1600. We offer high-end medical packages like liver transplantation, kidney transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, various joint replacement surgeries, Interventional cardiology and cardiac surgery packages. Interventional neurology (Pin hole) procedures like aneurysm clipping and various therapeutic endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures. Many Consultants of Lakeshore hospital headed by Medical Director & Managing Director, Dr. Philip Augustine are pioneers in their fields.

The company is now expanding its bed strength to 750 in the near future with addition of a much needed state-of-the-art cancer hospital. The hospital also conducts various postgraduate courses under the DNB programme and several other courses for the under privileged as part of its corporate social responsibility.