Apollo Childrens Hospital Chennai,

Apollo Childrens Hospital, Chennai

Thousand Lights, Shafee Mohammed Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600006

  • 38 Specialities
  • 79 Doctors


The Apollo Children’s Hospital is an 80-bedded facility, offering the finest quaternary-care pediatric specialties in the country. The hospital, which is located in the Thousand Lights area in the heart of Chennai, is just a stone’s throw away from the flagship Apollo Hospital.

Apollo Hospitals has realized that the health needs of children are extremely important, but at the same time unique and different. There was an increased incidence of prematurity and low birth weight, increased prevalence of chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma and developmental disorders today, more than ever before. All these factors, apart from the growing prevalence of childhood obesity, has given rise to the ever-increasing need for pediatric super specialties such as Cardiology, Neonatology, Neurology and Robotic Urology.

The Apollo Children’s Hospital is complete with the-state-of-the-art Neonatology care units, Pediatric Intensive care facilities, and Operation Theaters. It also has installed some of the most advanced technologies and other innovative equipment in the cardiac and neuro diagnostics.

One of the unique features of the Apollo Children's Hospitals is the specialized Insulin Pump Clinic for children with Type 1 diabetes. The facility also has a Weight Management Clinic, where a skilled, multi-disciplinary team helps children fight childhood obesity. The hospital also offers Child Health Check, Childhood Obesity Prevention Check, and Teen Health Check.

The child-friendly Apollo Children’s Hospital staffed with 70 of India's finest pediatric specialists and over 180 nurses has a cheerful and happy ambience, and makes the hospital a delightful place to go to.


  • Allergy
  • Anesthesiology
  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Community Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology (Skin)
  • Diabetology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • ENT (Otolaryngology)
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology
  • Hepatology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Neonatology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatrics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Preventive Medicine / Wellness
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgical Gastroenterology
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Doctors List

Name Speciality View Profile
Dr. Shyamala Devi Psychiatry
Dr. Vani Sivaji Neurology
Dr.D. Kamala Neurology
Dr.R. Sankar Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Prakash Agarwal Pediatric Surgery
Dr.R.K. Bagdi Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Mathrubootham Sridhar Pediatrics
Dr.J.N. Daga Pediatrics
Dr. Jayakumar Reddy Pediatrics
Dr. Radha Rajagopalan Pediatrics
Dr.J. Shyamala Neonatology
Dr.V. Sripathi Urology
Dr.C.S. Muthukumaran Cardiology
Dr. Prasad Manne Pediatric Cardiology
Dr. Dhanasekhar Kesavelu Gastroenterology
Dr. Meena Thiagarajan Neonatology
Dr. Jothi S. Parthasarathy Neonatology
Dr.S. Srinivas Pediatric gastroenterology
Dr. (Major) K. Nagaraju Pediatrics
Dr.S. Velmurugan Pediatric Neurology

Awards & Contributions