DETAILS OF THE HOSPITAL: We introduce ourselves as one of the leading speciality hospitals in Mangalore situated in a very calm and quiet place ideal for treatment of ailing patients at Deralakatte.

K.S. Hegde Medical Academy is a M.C.I. recognised Medical College with a 1200 bedded General Hospital attached to it. The Medical College is approved by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Department of Health) vide their letter No. U 12012/11/99-Me(P) dated 08.07.1999. The University is placed under Category “A" by MHRD, Govt. of India & Accredited with A Grade by NAAC. The Hospital is recognised and registered under the Directorate of State Health Service vide letter No. DPAR/1/SMR/2003 dated 14.05.2003 for treatment of Karnataka State Govt. employees.

The Out-patient block of the hospital started functioning from December 1998 and the In-patient block was started from March 1999. The hospital was inaugurated by Sri L.K. Advani, Hon'ble Minister for Home Affairs, Govt. of India, in the presence of Sri Sri Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji on 2nd June 1999.

This is a 1200 bedded General Hospital with 32 bedded Intensive Care Unit, 5 bedded Intensive Critical Care Unit with state of the art facilities for monitoring, temporary pacing, artificial ventilators and 08 bedded Pre-operative ward, 16 bedded Post-operative ward. Hospital also has 24 hours Trauma center with specialities available round the clock with all facility. Blood Bank and Pharmacy facility is also available round the clock. A hygienic canteen is available round the clock for the benefit of our patients and the by stand.

We have a R.M.S. Brain Waver – EEG – 24 system, Gambro – AK – 95 Haemo dialysis Machine, Tympanometry model GS 138 with Audiometer Eye Scanning Machine and Blood Gas Analyser, Humphrey Visual Field Recording Instrument, T.M.T (Stress Test) Machine, Echo-cardiogram facilities. The out-patient strength is around 1000 - 1200 patients per day and the Bed occupancy average is 700 to 800. We have Sixteen Major Operation Theatres of which 6 are with Laminar Air Flow wherein all kinds of operations are conducted and also have two Operation Theatres in the OPD complex attached to the casualty and surgery department.

We have a fully equipped central diagnostic laboratory with modern automated machines in departments of biochemistry, microbiology and pathology. Apart from the central lab of the hospital, we are supported by our own research lab, NUCSER, KSHEMA Genetic lab for the benefit of our hospital.

Radiology and Radio diagnostic department is well equipped with spiral C.T. scan, MRI Scan (1.5 Telsa), Ultra sound scanners, coloured doppler, Logic – 200 PRO console Ultra Sound System, 800 MA X-ray, 500 MA X-ray unit and mobile X-ray machines for the benefit of the patients. Nominal rates are charged for the scan and X-rays.

We have a well equipped Maternity ward, labour theatre with qualified and experienced obstetricians. Deliveries are conducted (Normal and Caesarean) at free cost including the drugs.

Specialists in all branches such as Medicine, Surgery, ENT, Cardiology, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Oncology, Nephrology, Urology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Paediatric Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Facio – Maxillary, Dermatology, Paediatrics, Gynaecology, Anaesthesiology, Physiotherapy, Audiology and Radiology are available round the clock.

We have a well developed Haemo dialysis Unit with 10 Dialysis Machines and a team of doctors who conduct Kidney Transplantation and other major surgeries. Lithotripsy procedures are also conducted with the help of urologist.

We have a full fledged Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Center – KSHEMA IVF LAB & Out Patient department.

We have conducted many medical camps, eye camps, blood donation camps in the vicinity where free medical aid was given to a large number of patients.