Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research was established on 2008. The Hospital attached to the College is being run from the year 1986, providing health care services to the surrounding villages for more than 30 years. People belonging to the poor socio economic group of the nearby 750 villages including agricultural labourers are getting various health care services from our Hospital.
The Institute is situated in Melmaruvathur near National Highway (NH-45), about 92 km from Chennai and about 70 km before Pondicherry. Since the Hospital is located in the middle, between Chennai and Pondicherry, various nearby towns are benefitted from our Institute. The Institute is managed by Adhiparasakthi Charitabale Medical, Educational and Cultural Trust, Melmaruvathur,Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu, India.
The Institute has slowly developed from a primary care into Tertiary care provider rendering all health care services including primary, secondary and tertiary care to the society. The hospital has various clinical specialities providing Outpatient and Inpatient services in which, all the services and facilities are provided free of cost. The Hospital is equipped with 700 beds and an extensive area of residential campus for the staff and students.
Various departments like General Medicine, Chest and TB, Psychiatry, Dermatology, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, ENT, Orthopaedics, Anaesthesiology, OBG, Radiology, Plastic Surgery,Nephrology, Urology, Neurology, Cardiology, Casualty, Blood Bank are available with well equipped, qualified persons and necessary infrastructure.
The department of Ophthalmology in addition to the routine and special procedures is conducting Mega Eye Camp every year for Cataract Surgery and other Ophthalmological disorders and refraction errors. In every Mega Eye Camp, more than 1400 Cataract surgeries are performed.
The department of Nephrology runs a Dialysis centre with latest haemodialysis machines, which provides Dialysis services round the clock, at a very low cost to the needy people.
The Laboratory and other Diagnostic services including Blood Bank are available round the clock with almost all modern equipments.
The Casualty, ICU, ICCU are functioning round the clock with all the life saving measures like Centralised Oxygen supply, Centralised Suction, Multi parameter Monitors, Ventilators,Defibrillators, etc,.
All Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical departments are fully equipped and maintaining the standards as per MCI and University norms.
The Institute is affiliated to TN Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and all the academic activities are carried out as per the curriculum issued by MCI and the University.
The Institution at present, offers:
1. MBBS course,
2. BSc in Dialysis Technology,
3. Diploma in Accident & emergency Care Technology,
4. Diploma in Operation Theatre and Anaesthesia technology,
5. Diploma in Optometric Technology,
6. Diploma in Radiology & Imaging Technology,
7. Diploma in Medical Records Science
8. Diploma in Critical Care Technology,
9. Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology.
The Institute has a Library which caters to the need of reading, lending of reading materials to the students and staff of the Institution. It also provides consultation and search facilities with computer technology to the entire medical professionals working in the Institute. It has a vast collection of Books, Journals and Monographs in all medical secialities. The Library remains open from 8 AM to 8 PM on all working days. It also remains open from 10 AM to 2 PM on all Sundays and Holidays except: 1) New Year, 2) Pongal, 3) Republic Day, 4) Independence Day and 5) Christmas.
Hostel accommodation is available separately for Boys and Girls, with excellent facilities. Extra-curricular activities are encouraged regularly and facilities for the same are available like, Gym, Table Tennis, Throw Ball, Volley Ball, Basket Ball, Tennis, Cricket, Horse Riding, Indian & Western Music, etc.
The entire campus is fully covered with greeneries, trees and an excellent ecological atmosphere is made available to provide better education and Health care facilities to the society.