Rela Institute & Medical Centre

[1]Rela Hospital is a multi-specialty hospital based in Chromepet, Chennai, India.[2][3][4][5] It was founded in 2018 by Prof. Mohamed Rela, Liver transplantation surgeon who currently serves as its chairman and Director.[6][7][8][9] It is a 450-bedded facility with over 55 clinical departments, and is primarily known for critically ill and multi-organ transplantation.[10]

Rela Hospital
Geography
LocationChromepet, Chennai, India
Coordinates12°57′13″N 80°08′19″E / 12.953614°N 80.1385857°E / 12.953614; 80.1385857
Organisation
Care systemQuaternary
TypeSpecialist
PatronProf. Mohamed Rela
Services
Beds450
SpecialityMulti-specialty
History
Opened2018
Links
Websitewww.relainstitute.com

HistoryEdit

The hospital was started in 2018 in Chromepet, Chennai, as a multi-specialty hospital with focus on critically ill and multi-organ transplantation.[11][12] The 450 beds hospital is spread over 36 acres of land in Chennai and has 130 critical care beds, 14 operating rooms and advanced Radiology & Laboratory services.[13][14][15]

In 2019, Rela Hospital performed a successful pediatric liver transplant on a 42 days old boy, which was the youngest successful pediatric liver transplant in India.[16][17]

FacilitiesEdit

Rela Hospital has 55 medical departments and specialties to name a few Advanced Paediatric, Liver Disease and Transplantation, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Critical Care and Anaesthesiology, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Ear Nose and Throat diseases, Neurology, Radiotherapy, Radiology Treatment, Urological Diseases, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and other treatments.[18][19]

ReferencesEdit

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  6. ^ Gunatilleke, Nadira. "Protect your liver with healthy diet - Professor Dr. Mohamed Rela". Daily News. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
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  8. ^ "Mohamed Rela | M.S., FRCS, D.Sc. | Institute of Liver Disease & Transplantation". ResearchGate. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
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  10. ^ "City gets a new hospital". The Hindu. Special Correspondent. 2018-09-13. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2020-01-07.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: others (link)
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  13. ^ "Infrastructure & Technology". About Rela Hospital. 5 May 2021.
  14. ^ "Pune: Chennai-based liver transplant institute ties up with Ruby Hall Clinic". The Indian Express. 2019-10-07. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
  15. ^ admin (2019-02-22). "Nursing Recruitment for Rela Hospital, Chennai". C-Nex Guidance. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
  16. ^ "42 days old boy undergoes liver transplant in Chennai hospital". Times of India. 2019-09-10. Retrieved 2020-01-20.
  17. ^ "Achievements - Rela Hospital". Achievements - Dr. Rela Institute. 5 May 2021.
  18. ^ "New hospital at Chromepet". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2020-01-07.
  19. ^ "RIMC - Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre". www.emedevents.com. Retrieved 2020-01-07.