Dr.Kamakshi Institute of Medical Science and Research was started in the year 20 is situated at Pallikkaranai south part of Chennai,3 Km from Velachery railway station and easily reachable from Airport. The institute has much needed student-friendly atmosphere and the courses have a distinct advantage of approach, designed to suit the needs of the hospitals in the close vicinity. It was established under the Dr. Kamakshi Healthcare and Educational Trust which was Created to provide proper Educational facilities and healthcare for the poor and needy, and constituted in 16.10.2008.
The author of the trust is Dr. T. G. Govindarajan who have travelled the length and breadth of the whole nation as well as visited many Foreign countries. He has seen the plight of the young children & aged, who are in need of the proper Education and Healthcare. It is with this idea Dr. Kamakshi Healthcare and Educational Trust was Instituted by him.
Dr. Kamakshi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research is aimed to improve the health and health care of various communities by offering excellent education and training programs in allied health sciences.
To expand our global reach as a quality-driven academic health center noted for its:
- Highly effective and innovative educational and training programs
- Excellence in consistently achieving outstanding levels of performance while upholding the highest standards of ethical behavior, intellectual honesty, and professional conduct
- Innovation in promoting creativity and the development of ideas that stimulate improvements in our intellectual and operational endeavors.
- Community-focused :Demonstrating our concern for the health care needs of underserved communities and advocating for local, state, and national health and public policies directed at improving the status of health of all individuals.
The hospital has four well – equipped intensive care units, one of them exclusively for cardiac and post cardiac surgery patients. The hospital has five major theatres and one minor theatre. Two of the theatres are dedicated for cardiac procedures. The hospital has well equipped operation theatres for General Surgery, Nephrology and Orthopaedic surgery with Endoscope, Colonoscopy, Laparoscope and C–Arm for performing all types of surgery.
The hospital also has a radiation oncology wing to treat all type of cancer patients at affordable rates. It has the latest linear accelerator and HRD Brachytherapy machine and a team of radiation oncologists gives treatment. People belong to various strata from different parts of the country and neighbourhood countries have been benefited by the services offered at the Hospital. The Faculty of our institution are highly skilled persons with vast experience in the field of radiological science, medical laboratory technology, dialysis technology, nursing and radiotherapy technology. They have good exposure and orientation in the same fields.
The laboratories are designed with highly sophisticated Equipments and instruments such as medical dummies, mannequins etc. to provide ample opportunities to students for grasping practical knowledge. Well-equipped Department of Transfusion Medicine with the facilities for Apheresis is in place. A spacious library, the seat of knowledge, entertains and evokes enthusiasm among the students with its interesting collection of books. A variety of journals are also within reach to assimilate and enhance awareness.
Internet connection is made available to students to keep abreast of the latest changes in all fields of studies. Though the college is situated in the outskirts of Chennai, the cafeteria of the institution offers nutritional and tastier food at affordable rates.
Well Established Class Room with audio & Visual facilities are fully air Conditioned (A/c). The college also has an auditorium, class rooms, laboratories and a cafeteria to support its students and staff. It also offers student *hostel facilities within the campus.
*Only for DNB
Highly qualified and experienced teaching personals conducting classes in this Institute.
Well equipped Library with more number of latest stock of books are available. The books are updated continuously. Online E-Journal are also provided for the students.
Well equipped Laboratory is maintained for all Departments. Sophisticated instruments and apparatus are used by our trainees and research scholars.