Safdarjang Hospital

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Safdarjang Hospital
Motto शरीरमाद्यं खलु धर्मसाधनम्॥
Motto in English Body is indeed the primary instrument of dharma
Established 1942
Type Public
Endowment INR11.24 billion (US$180 million) per annum
President Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Government of India
Dean Dr. P.K. Julka
Director Dr. M.C mishra
Academic staff 550
Undergraduates 77 per year
Location New Delhi, India
28°33′54″N 77°12′36″E / 28.565°N 77.21°E / 28.565; 77.21
Website Safdarjang Hospital & Medical College Official website

Safdarjang Hospital is a 1,600 bed multi-specialty hospital, one of the largest government hospitals in India. It is located in New Delhi on the Ring Road, right opposite the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).[1][2] Until the inception of All India Institute of Medical Science in 1956, Safdarjung Hospital was the only tertiary care hospital in South Delhi.. In 1962, it became a center of training and teaching of Post-graduate students of the University of Delhi. From 1973 to 1990, the hospital and its faculty was associated with University College of Medical Sciences. But with the establishment of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University in 1998, the college and hospital later associated with the newly established university.

Academics[edit]

The courses offered by the institute are:

Medical Facilities[edit]

  • Anatomy[3]
  • Anesthesiology
  • Anti Retroviral Treatment (ART)for HIV & AIDS treatment[4]
  • Biochemistry Clinical (SJH)
  • Blood Bank and transfusion and Pathology
  • Biochemistry ( VMMC )
  • Burns and Plastic
  • Cardiac Surgery - CTVS
  • Cardiology
  • Central Institute of Orthopaedics(CIO)
  • Community Medicine[5]
  • College of Nursing[6]
  • Cancer surgery
  • Dental Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • ENT
  • Endocrinology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Haematology
  • Homeopathy
  • Medicine Department
  • Medical Oncology
  • Microbiology
  • Neurology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Paed Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology and Imaging
  • Radiotherapy
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
  • Regional STD Teaching Training and Research Centre[7]
  • School of Nursing
  • Surgery
  • Urology

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