“Medicine is not a trade; it is a calling where the physician thinks not only with his head but also with his heart.”
Prof. Dr P.V.A. Mohandas (Founder, MIOT International)
Trusted as India’s one of the best hospitals, MIOT International (Madras Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology) is a quaternary care multispeciality hospital in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Started as a 70-bed hospital, now it is a 1000 bed hospital with 250 full-time doctors facilitating quaternary care in 63 specialities. Hospital’s state-of-the-art laboratory is ranked 8th across the globe.
MIOT International has emerged as the leader in healthcare and has pioneered several medical innovations and breakthroughs in India including Hip Replacement Surgery, Kidney Transplants across all blood groups, haploidentical bone marrow transplants, Keyhole Surgery, Pinhole Surgery and the list goes on.
THE MAN BEHIND THE HOSPITAL
The renowned Orthopaedician and an awardee of one of the most prestigious awards Padma Shri, Prof. Dr P.V.A. Mohandas incepted MIOT International in the year 1999. With the expertise of 45 years in the healthcare industry, Dr P.V.A. Mohandas envisions providing quality healthcare in India. He introduced to India the possibilities of fracture fixation and Joint Replacement Surgery. While addressing the gap in healthcare, Dr Mohandas says, “My own experience as a surgeon and teacher has convinced me that treatment is most effective when it is delivered holistically, comprehensively and in time”.
THE JOURNEY OF MIOT INTERNATIONAL
Starting as a 70-bed hospital, MIOT International Hospital has come a long way. Through its journey, the hospital helps thousands of people to find good health and get relief from pain. The hospital initially offered its services in orthopaedics and trauma but now it has expanded its operations and provides treatment in 63 special care. In 2003, the hospital added the departments of Neurosurgery, Laparoscopic & Endoscopic Surgeries, Maxillofacial Surgery, Ophthalmology, Gynaecology and Diabetology.
MIOT International has been serving the healthcare industry for over two decades and has become a trusted name not just in India but across the world. The consummate host for medical tourism, Patients from 130 countries seek the expertise of the hospitals. MIOT International also launched ‘Unlock Your Mind’ for covid specific trauma and stress.
THE UNIQUE APPROACH
Diagnosis is as important in the disease as in emergency and critical care. With the early diagnosis, expert hands and holistic treatment without any delay, any disease can be cured. MIOT International provides one-stop end to end care from diagnosis to critical care and rehabilitation.
The hospital provides a complete and definite diagnosis of the disease with cutting edge and latest medical technology. The latest technology helps find better information and makes diagnoses and treatment more accurate and effective. The doctors in the hospital are experts in their respective fields. All the experts work together to provide the best medical facilities to the patient.
MIOT offers an array of treatments and surgeries in various specialities that are:
The hospital offers end to end care in joint related deformities and ailments. With more than 40 years of experience, the hospital successfully completed 40,000+ joint replacement surgeries till now. The surgeries performed in MIOT Institute of Orthopaedics are Joint Replacement & Revision Surgeries, Knee Replacement & Revision, Spine Surgery, Trauma Care and Sports Medicine.
MIOT Institute has performed over 15,000 cardiac surgeries successfully. The dedicated and highly experienced team of professionals provides world-class treatments. MIOT offers its expertise in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Care, Interventional Cardiology, and Children’s Cardiac Care.
Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease
The holistic approach of the hospital for the treatment of Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease provides the best services that are on par with the world. MIOT Advanced Centre for Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases (MACGILD) treat gastrointestinal diseases that include oesophagal and gastric disorders.
The institute handles the complete treatment and care of Kidney disease. The dialysis facility treats over 80 patients every day. Since the inception of the Kidney Transplant Unit, the hospital has performed 500+ kidney transplants successfully.
With the amalgamation of the new technologies, medications and dedicated care, MIOT Institute of Cancer Cure help people fight the deadly disease of cancer. The hospital offers one of the most advanced radiotherapies in the world. The Cancer Cure institute is specialised in Surgical Oncology, Radiation Oncology and Medical Oncology.
MISSION AND VISION
MIOT International aims to deliver patient-centred medical care with the motto of ‘Putting Patient First’ and enable the treatment with compassion, commitment and concern. Prof. Mohandas envisions making MIOT International a world leader in super-speciality quaternary care.
AWARDS AND MILESTONES
MIOT International has won many awards for its quality and advanced service in the treatment of patients. Over the years, the hospital has added many feathers to its cap:
- MIOT is ranked as ‘India’s No 1. Orthopaedic hospital’ by Outlook Health in 2022
- It won Times Group’s ‘Times Healthcare Achievers 2020’ in three categories– Cardiology, Haematology, and Endocrinology
- The hospital won the award for ‘Best Hospital for Gastro and Gastro Surgery’
- In 2012, Mallika Mohandas (Chairman, MIOT International) received the ‘Niryat Shree – Gold Award’, the most prestigious award on the behalf of MIOT International