Ganga Hospital founded in 1978 by the vision of esteemed Dr.J.G. Shanmuganathan & Mrs.Shanmuganathan, it became 500 bedded exclusive and tertiary care Super Speciality centre for Plastic Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery as it was developed by their son’s Dr S. Raja Sabapathy and Dr.S. Rajasekaran who have received several prestigious accolades and are heading several International bodies of their speciality. The Institute is built on four pillars of clinical, research, academic and social responsibility activities, continuously strives for the excellence in patient care with state-of-the-art technology equipment. The institute is recognized for many DNB, FNB, fellowship training in various specialized fields of Orthopaedic and Plastic Surgery viz, Accident and Complex Trauma, Arthroplasty, sports medicine, Arthroscopy, Shoulder and Limb reconstruction, Paediatric Orthopaedics, Foot and Ankle, Hand and microsurgery. The institute also has DR. MGR university accredited Postdoctoral degrees in Musculoskeletal Radiology, WFSA International Fellowship in Regional Anaesthesia, training for Nerve Blocks, Trauma Resuscitation and Acute pain service.
The vision of the institute: To showcase to the world the best in patient care, surgical expertise, academics, medical ethics and state of the art technology. To be a center which will be pride in our country. The mission of the institute: To provide quality treatment at an affordable cost so that the expertise will be available to every citizen of our country.
Ganga Hospital is conferred with Performance excellence trophy of the nation’s prestigious IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Awards (IMC RBNQA) foundation. Ganga Hospital had also bagged the prize for the best practices in its spine care in the same forum. The hospital has been accorded with awards like The Week – Neilson rating – the third time in a row for the Best orthopaedic unit, AHPI awards for patient-friendly category and outstanding teaching hospital, CNBC- Lombard for its meritorious performance. The Hospital was also been honoured with Rotary’s ‘Pride of Coimbatore’ award, Brand Ambassador of Coimbatore award and Swachh Suvekshan award for cleanliness. GMCH is elected to the International Society of Orthopaedic Centers (ISOC) & the first Unit to be invited to join this group from South Asia. It is also the first unit in the country to win the ISSLS (International Society for Study of Lumbar Spine) Research Award. ISSLS is a selected group of spine specialists that strive that acknowledges extraordinary research that enriches the existing knowledge on various unanswered queries of lumbar spine patho-anatomy and pathophysiology.
These recognitions had truly acknowledged the exemplary commitment and impactful contribution of Ganga Hospital to Healthcare.