Wenlock Hospital is a well known government District hospital located in the heart of Mangalore city. It was established in the year 1848 and since then it has been providing medical care to the poorer sections of the society of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Shimoga, Chikmagalur. Hassana and Coorg district of Karnataka state. In addidition the patients from the neighboring districts of Kerala are also availing medical facilities front this hospital. Wenlock District Hospital is a 705 bedded hospital. An additional 200 bedded Pediatric wing has been donated by Infosys foundation. This wing is named as Rcaginal Advanced Pediatric Care Centre.