Salem is a town lying in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The fifth largest city of Tamil Nadu has seen a lot of commercial and residential development over the last few years.
Along with other facilities, the medical infrastructure of Salem too has developed quite impressively over the past few years. A number of healthcare facilities cater to the medical needs of local population. As the population of Salem has been on a rise, so have been the number of medical facilities here.
Government managed and privately owned hospitals, clinics and medical centers ensure that all patients can avail comprehensive medical care at affordable prices.
Mentioned below is a list of top hospitals and medical centers in Salem.
|Hospital Name & Address||Phone|
|Manipal Hospital (Salem) |
Salem Bangalore Highway Road, Near Dalmia Board Karuppur, Salem - 636012
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|Sri Gokulam Hospital |
No 3/60, Maiyanur Road Meyyanur, Salem - 636004
|0427 244 8171, 0427 244 8176, 9443330787|
|Surakksha Multispeciality Hospital |
No 148, Mulluvadi Gate, Cherry Road, Opposite Salem District Central Corporation Bank Salem Ho, Salem - 636001
|0427 406 7575, 9965573386|
|SPMM Hospital |
No 29, Cuddalore Main Road Ammapettai, Salem - 636003
|0427 224 0394, 0427 224 0395, 0427 224 4500, 9894550755|
|Kurinji Super Specialities Hospital |
No 167/5, T J Road Five Roads, Opposite Chennis Gateway and Hotel Devi Towers Five Road, Salem - 636004
|0427 243 3300, 0427 243 3301, 0427 243 3302, 9443291017, 9789775758|
|Surya Sugalaya Hospital |
58/2, Gandhi Road, Opposite Income Tax Office Peramanur, Salem - 636007
|0427 231 2900, 9843030324|
|Pranav Hospital |
108/38, Brindavan Road, Near Ponnusamy Kalyana Mandapam Fairlands, Salem - 636016
|0427 233 6755|
|Thangam Cancer Centre |
Namakkal Road, Near Namakkal Salem Ho, Salem - 636001
|Neuro Foundation |
No 4/1 4/2 Vijayaraj Towers, Meyyanoor Road, Three Roads Palapatti Salem, Salem - 636009
|0427 277 7100, 9442700687, 9443384918|
|Vijaya Hospital |
No 7, Rajaji Road Salem North, Salem - 636007
|0427 241 3981, 0427 241 8117, 0427 241 2580|
|Vinayaka Mission Hospital |
No 47, Sangagiri Main Road N H 47, Seeragapadi, Near V M Medical College Veerapandi, Salem - 636308
|0427 398 2000, 0427 247 7909, 0427 291 7500, 9361309000, 9362782000, 9360730433|
|London Ortho Specialist Hospital |
Omalur Main Road, Opposite To Anna Park Arisipalayam, Salem - 636009
|0427 235 3033, 0427 235 3040, 9842704849|
|Rainbow Hospital For Women and Children |
No B 20, Rajaji Street, Near Kpn Shed Swarnapuri, Salem - 636004
|0427 233 5201, 0427 233 5202, 0427 233 5203|
|Salem Medical Centre Hospital |
No 72, Kannakurichi Main Road, Near New Bus Stand Hastampatti, Salem - 636007
|0427 241 8213, 0427 241 8214|
|Dharan Hospital |
No 14, Bypass Road Seelanaickenpatti, Salem - 636201
|0427 228 1717, 0427 228 1599, 0427 228 1699, 9047079990, 9787749999|
|G L Hospitals |
No 26, Kalaimagal Street, Opposite Kpn Parcel Service Swarnapuri, Salem - 636004
|0427 233 3205, 9443233033, 9443343305|
|R K Hospital |
Five Roads, Behind Five Road Signal Meyyanur, Salem - 636004
|0427 244 6734, 9965575337|
|Shanmuga Medical Research Fountation Trust |
No 24, Saradha College Road Hastampatti, Salem - 636007
|0427 231 5293, 0427 231 9469, 0427 231 5654|
|Sks Hospital India Pvt Ltd |
No 23 Sks Hospital Complex, Brindavan Road, Opposite New Bus Stand Alagapuram, Salem - 636004
|0427 403 3000, 0427 403 3787, 9842744727, 9965524366|
|Rps Hospital |
No 3/392 C, Trichy Main Road, S K Nagar Seelanaickenpatti, Salem - 636201
|0427 246 7644, 0427 246 5521, 9362101718, 9842754584|
Multi specialty hospitals, private clinics, nursing homes, day care medical centers, form the pillars of medical facilities of Salem. The facilities offer a range of medical services for convenience of patients. Medical centers in Salem are managed by a team of well qualified and experienced medical as well as non-medical professionals.
Corporate chains like Manipal group, Rainbow group, have hospitals in Salem. These multispecialties offer services like general surgery, bariatric surgery, diabetes care, cardiology, urology, vascular surgery, pediatrics, under one roof. Most hospitals hire a medical team comprising of various medical specialists, nurses, technicians and medical assistants. Small nursing homes and private clinics cater only to a single or fewer medical specialties.
Outpatient consultation, inpatient admitting facility, I.C.U, recovery rooms, are some facilities present in almost every hospital in Salem. Many hospitals have their own diagnostic facilities working 24/7 for patients' convenience. Hospitals in Salem offer ambulance service, blood bank, 24/7 functioning pharmacy for convenience of patients.
Salem is home to a few NABH accredited hospitals. NABH is a certification bestowed upon hospitals which fulfill certain criteria like facilities provided to patients, number of inpatient beds, diagnostic facilities etc. Hospitals in Salem are under strict surveillance by the local health authority. Violation of any rules regarding standards of safety, hygiene, could lead to cancellation of the licenses which these hospitals need to function.
Several health schemes initiated by the government of Tamil Nadu make it possible for people from financially under-priveleged section of the society to avail quality medical treatment at the various hospitals in Salem. Medical facilities in Salem cater to its own residents as well as people residing in rural areas of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.
There are a few government health care centers in Salem catering to basic health needs to people. Outpatient set ups in these clinics can be availed by people who cannot afford to spend much on healthcare. At times, these centers are equipped with I.P.D facility.
Salem is easily accessible for outsiders via air, rail and road transport. There is an airport in Salem with good connectivity to several destinations in Southern India. There is a railway junction connecting Salem to many cities across Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Bus services connecting several parts of Salem city are available for commuting within the city.