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About KG Hospital

  • KG Hospital, run by K.Govindaswamy Naidu Medical Trust, was founded in 1974 by 'Dharmaveera' K.Govindaswamy Naidu, a leading industrialist and a philanthropist from Annur village in Coimbatore district.
  • K.Govindaswamy Naidu Medical Trust, a not-for-profit charity organization, is part of the $ 150-million KG Group of Companies.
  • Started as a 10-bed hospital in 1974, the Hospital is today a 500-bed multi-super specialty high-tech hospital, offering a variety of healthcare services.
  • Dr G.Bakthavathsalam, MS, FICS, FCCP, FAMS, who is the Managing Trustee of the K.Govindaswamy Naidu Medical Trust and Chairman of KG Hospital, is a recipient of many coveted awards, including Padma Shri Award from the President of India and Dr B.C.Roy Award from the Prime Minister of India.
    • KG Hospital has become one of the finest medical centres in the country and has emerged as a completely self-contained healthcare institute, having some of the most sophisticated equipment available in the world. It has earned national recognition as a Leader in providing World Class Healthcare Services to the common man at affordable costs.
    • The Hospital now has on its rolls 250 highly qualified and experienced doctors, and, 800 well trained nurses and para-medical staff. It is equipped with the most sophisticated diagnostic facilities like MRI, the World's fastest and Asia's first 128 Slice Heart CT Scanner, Neuro-Navigation System, Digital Thermogram and Painless Mammogram, Cath Lab, Sleep Lab and Bone Densitometry.
  • KG Hospital is a recognized Designated Blood Bank for nearly 200 hospitals located in Coimbatore and the adjoining areas.
  • The Hospital is also a beneficiary of the Prime Minister's Relief Fund and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Relief Fund for providing medical care to the poorer sections of the society.
  • KG Hospital is recognized under the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme for treating people below the poverty line.
  • The Hospital has received quality accreditation from the NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) of Quality Council of India, New Delhi. It is the first hospital in this part of the country to receive the "Five Star Award" from the Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI) for practicing the "5S" concept.