robotic knee replacement surgery launched

First and Only Robotic Knee Replacement Institute in Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu’s First Robotic Knee Replacement Surgery Performed at SIMS Hospital    Chennai, 2nd January 2018: Doctors at SIMS Hospital this week performed two back-to-back successful Robotic total knee replacement surgeries, for the first time in Tamil Nadu on 65 years old patients, both with severe knee pain since over 5 years. These surgeries were done using the NAVIO PFS Robotic surgical system, the latest advanced generation Robotic intervention in Know More

8th International Aortic Summit Announced

8th International Aortic Summit Announced  Over 200 cardiac surgeons gather in Chennai for South Asia’s largest Aortic Diseases Summit     Chennai 20th November: Institute of Cardiac & Advanced Aortic Disorders (ICAAD) – SIMS Hospital is hosting the “8th International Aortic Summit 2018”, from 22nd – 24th  November 2018. The summit will witness participation of over 200 veteran Cardiac & Cardiothoracic Surgeons from all over India. A plentiful presence of foreign faculties from Italy, Germany, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Japan, Know More

Stroke awareness walkathon organised by the Institute of Neurosciences at SIMS Hospital

Stroke awareness walkathon organised by the Institute of Neurosciences at SIMS Hospital Up Again after Stroke over 50 million stroke survivors remind us on a co-ordinated effort on fight against Stroke    Chennai 27th October: 1.8 million people suffer from stroke every year in India. The stroke incidence in India is much higher than the western countries. Over 80 million people living in the world today have experienced a stroke and over 50 million survivors live with some form of Know More

SIMS Hospital, Chennai, Information Centre, Vellore – Taking quality healthcare to the masses

SIMS Hospital, Chennai, Information Centre, Vellore – Taking quality healthcare to the masses June 25, 2018, Vellore : SIMS Hospital  today announced the launch of its information centre in Vellore. The Centre was inaugurated by Dr. Yasmin, MBBS, DGO, Joint Director, Medical Services, Government of Tamil Nadu, Vellore in the august presence of Dr. Raju Sivasamy, Vice President, SIMS Hospital.    State-of-the-art SIMS Information Centre   situated at No  249, IDA Scudder Road, Saidapet, Vellore – 632001 underlines the SIMS vision of taking quality health care to the masses at affordable cost. Know More

Dr.Clement Joseph

SIMS Hospital welcomes Dr.Clement Joseph, Head & Senior Consultant – Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine

Bengal Help Desk

SIMS Bengal Help Desk

SIMS Bengal Help Desk was launched at SIMS Hospital, Vadapalani by noted Bengali theatre personality and actor Mr Debshankar Haldar on Friday, 14th April, 2017. This desk will facilitate the needs of the large number of patients from West Bengal and the north east who frequent SIMS Hospital for treatment.

Sims Knee School

SIMS Knee School

The Knee School was launched by Mr Krishnamachari Srikkanth, former Indian Cricket Captain at the Vadapalani auditorium following an august function held on Friday, 14th April, 2017 at 3.00 pm.   Prof.(Dr.) Bipin Batra, Executive Director, National Board of Examinations, was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to medical education, healthcare and research.  Dr P Suryanarayanan and Dr Vijay C Bose, Joint Directors, Institute of Orthopedics, SIMS Hospital and Dr Raju Sivasamy, Vice President, SIMS Hospital delivered key note Know More

Screening Camp

Screening Camp @ Besant Nagar

Screening Camp @ Besant Nagar: SIMS Hospital conducted a screening camp at a temple in Besant Nagar on Friday, 17th March 2017. The camp which lasted from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm screened 112 people.  Basic examinations such as height, weight, BP, random blood sugar and dental checkup were done. This was followed by consultation by a general physician and dental consultation.  Necessary medicines were prescribed and issued by SIMS Hospital.  The camp was organized by Born to Win. About Know More

LMO Unit Inaugurated at SIMS

SIMS Hospital has moved to centralized distribution of medical oxygen with the inauguration of the Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) unit in the hospital campus in front of B Block. Dr Raju Sivasamy, Vice President – Medical inaugurated the facility on 17 December 2016 in the presence of the engineering and operations team and other members of SIMS Hospital staff. The new LMO unit will supply liquid medical oxygen to the central oxygen unit from where supply will be made at Know More

Surgical Techniques in Neuro Oncology

SIMS Hospital conducted the much sought after Live Neurosurgery Interactive Workshop entitled “Surgical Techniques in Neuro Oncology” on the eve of the 65th Annual Conference of Neurological Society of India at Hotel Green Park, Vadapalani on 14 December 2016. The workshop focused on demonstration of Ultrasound guided resection of low grade glioma with intraoperative Neurophysiologic monitoring and Fluorescence guided resection of high grade glioma, to help delegates to apply knowledge gained to their practice. Inaugurated by Dr K Sridhar, Senior Know More

8th India Probiotic Symposium

A few glimpses from the press conference on occasion of the 8th India Probiotic Symposium which took place on 3rd and 4th December 2016 at the ITC Grand Chola, Chennai. Dr B S Ramakrishna, Director & Senior Consultant – Medical Gastroenterology, SIMS Hospital was present at the event.

Organ donation

Organ Donation Day

Immortality lies in leaving indelible footprints on earth through your contribution to society through your work and service in life and death. These very thoughts were expressed by a family member of one of a young donor. SIMS Hospital organized a program on 25 November 2016 in their auditorium to commemorate National Organ Donation Day to celebrate the courage and sacrifice of twelve donor families, who took the important decision to donate organs in a moment of immense sorrow for Know More