Osmania General Hospital

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Osmania General Hospital
Government of Telangana
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Location Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Affiliated university Telangana Health University
Emergency department yes
Beds 1168
Founded April 20, 1910

Osmania General Hospital is one of the oldest[citation needed] hospitals in India located at Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad, Telangana. It is run by the Government of Telangana, and is one of the largest[citation needed] in the state.


The hospital was built after the Great Musi Floods washed away the Nizam Hospital in 1908. It was built during the time of the Last Nizam, Osman Ali Khan, and is named after him.


The hospital has a bed capacity of 1,168 which is split into 363 super-speciality beds, 160 emergency beds and 685 general beds. It has 250 physicians of which 60 are professors and 190 are civil assistant surgeons. More than 530 nursing staff serve this hospital.[1] It has all the sub specialty training in medicine and surgery. you can see a variety of pathology in this hospital.