Stanley Medical College is a very old government medical college with hospitals located in the metropolis of Chennai. Though the original college is more than 200 years old, it was formally established in 1938.
Stanley Medical College and Hospital is considered as one of the best state-owned medical college and hospital. The medical college is associated with the famous 1280-bedded Government Stanley Hospital. The unique feature of the hospital is its 8-story surgical complex which is equipped to perform 40 surgeries simultaneously. Another unique feature is the separate pediatrics block with all specialties under one roof.
The hospital has been chosen as one of the best multi speciality hospitals in Gastroenterology by THE WEEK-Nielsen Best Hospitals Survey 2014. The Department of Gastroenterology of the Stanley Medical College and Hospital offers a number of state-of-the-art facilities for ensuring high quality patient services. The hospital which offers both, Inpatient and Outpatient services has the following special clinics:
• Liver clinic
• Liver transplant clinic
• Pancreatic clinic
• Inflammatory Bowel Disease clinic
• Pediatric care