Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore is one of India’s leading super specialty hospitals. It was started in 1983 as India’s first corporate hospital. Their first hospital was located in Chennai with the mission to make international standard healthcare available to every individual. Today, there are 70 hospitals run by Apollo across India. They also run hospitals in Dhaka and Muscat. Apollo is known as Asia’s leading integrated healthcare services provider. Along with hospitals, Apollo also has a number of pharmacies, diagnostic clinics and primary care centers across India. Apollo also runs Medical Colleges, Colleges of Nursing and Hospital Management, Global Project Consultancies,Health Insurance and a Research Foundation.The foundation of Apollo’s legacy is built on its focus on providing excellent clinical services at affordable prices with state-of-the-art technology and pioneering research. It was one of the first few hospitals in India to provide seamless healthcare through electronic medical records and telemedicine-based outreach initiatives. The hospital has pioneered a number of surgical procedures in India. This includes the Coronary Artery Stentingprocedure introduced by Apollo specialties in 1988. Apollo runs 4 hospitals in Karnataka of which three are locatedin Bangalore. The fourth is located in Mysore.
The Apollo Hospital is a 250 bed, hospital spread over an area of 2,12,000 sq ft. It is one of the few JCI certified hospitals in Karnataka. The hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and over 100 consultants. THE WEEK-A C Nielsen’s Best Hospital Survey in 2013 named the Apollo Hospital, Bannerghatta as the 2nd best multi-specialty hospital in Bangalore. Apollo doctors have the distinction of performing a number of rare and super specialized procedures including spinal angiolipoma excisions."The Minimal Access Surgery Centre" (MASC) is one of the top centers of excellence here.
The Apollo Hospital, Jayanagar has a capacity of 150 beds. This includes 50 multiple occupancy general wards, 28 semi private rooms, 12 private rooms and 6 luxury executive suites. The hospital has 37 ICUs, 10 emergency rooms, 2 treatment rooms and 25 out-patient consultation suites. It boasts of a number of Centers of Excellence including Institutes of Neurosciences, Institutes of Orthopedics,Institutes of Pulmonology,Institutes of Spine and Critical Care. Apollo doctors here also offer specialty care in pain management, uro-nephro care, bone health, cardiac emergencies, road accidents and general medicine and surgery.
Apollo Hospitals, Sheshadripuram is a 200 bed hospital with 5 specialties. This is the fourth Apollo hospital in Karnataka. The Apollo specialties at this hospital are Neurosciences, Cardiac Sciences, Medical & Surgical Gastroenterology, Orthopedics and Laparoscopic and General Surgery. Since its inception, the Apollo Group has also championed social initiatives. The Save a Child's Heart Initiative (SACHi) is one such venture by the organization. Other initiatives by Apollo include the Society to Aid the Hearing Impaired(SAHI), the Total Health Foundationand the CURE Foundation. As recognition of the work done by the Apollo group in the field of medicine and health care, the group’s founder, Dr. Prathap C Reddy was honored with the Padma Vibhushan in 2010.