The Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre is one of the prominent landmarks of the city of Mumbai. The multi-specialty and tertiary care hospital is located in the heart of Mumbai in close proximity of Cross Maidan and Marine Lines. The premier institution which was founded by Shri RD Birla in the year 1950 is spread over an area of about 5,00,000 square feet.
Bombay Hospital, which is one of the largest hospitals in Mumbai has 830 beds, of which 300 beds are free and 150 beds are heavily subsidized. A majority of the operations performed here are done absolutely free of charge, or for very nominal charges. The hospital has all the branches of medicine and is equipped with 22 state-of-the-art operation theatres.
The hospital houses the RD Birla International Cardiac Center, which is the countryâ€™s largest Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting complex. The facility conducts over 1800 surgeries and 4000 angioplasties every year.
The Department of Neurosurgery at the Bombay Hospital is one of the best neurology departments in the country and offers an entire range of facilities. The hospital has one of the best neurosurgery and neurology wings that can handle all types of brain and spine surgeries, apart from other neurological procedures. The department is specialized in minimally invasive neurosurgery, microneuro surgery, Neurovascular surgery, and Image Guided Navigation System.
Bombay Hospital is proud to have one of the finest orthopedic departments â€“ the best in the country. Here, patients are diagnosed and treated for a host of ailments and problems. The department performs about 2200 major surgeries at the 5 dedicated operation theatres every year. The operation theatres are equipped with the state-of-the-art equipment like Navigation System, Image Intensifier, and Operating Microscope.