Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre

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Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre
Dr. Mohan's Group
Dr Mohans Diabetes Logo.jpg
Geography
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Organisation
Hospital type Specialist
Services
Speciality Diabetes
History
Founded 1991
Links
Website www.drmohans.com
Lists Hospitals in India

Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre is a diabetes speciality hospital chain headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Started in the year 1991, it offers complete diabetic services.[1] Padma Shri Dr V. Mohan along with his wife Dr Rema started this diabetes centre as a private limited company with 4 consultant doctors which now has grown to 27 centres and more than 1000 staff.[2][3] This diabetes speciality hospital is known for waging a war against the diabetes in the country.[4][5] Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre is also the collaboration centre for World Health Organisation on Non Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control.[6][7] It received a funding of USD 10.23 million in 2017[8].

Founder[edit]

Dr V. Mohan was born in 1954 in a small town of North Pudur in Kerala. He worked with his father M Viswanathan as a diabetologist and a researcher till 1990 at MV Hospital and Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai which was started by his father. Later, in 1991 he started this diabetes chain.

Services[edit]

Services offered to patients are,[9]

  • Total Diabetic Care
  • Diabetic Eye Care
  • Diabetic Cardiac Care
  • Diabetic Dental Care
  • Preventive Care
  • Diet
  • Laboratory & Radiology
  • Intensive Care Unit

Branches[edit]

Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre now has 29 diabetes centres and clinics in India (8 centres in Chennai, 4 centres in Hyderabad, 4 centres in Karnataka and 1 centre each in Coimbatore,[10] Madurai,[11] Pondicherry, Chunampet[12],Vellore[13], Vijayawada, Gudiyatham, Delhi, Mangalore, Mysuru, Thanjavur, Lucknow, Trivandrum and Bhubaneswar). Over 500,000 diabetic patients have been registered at these centres.

Achievements & Awards[edit]

  • Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre received the award for Best Diabetes Endocrine Hospital in India for the second time at CNBC-TV18 Health Care Awards 2013.[14][15][16]
  • Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre was the first diabetes centre in India to offer bariatric surgery.[17]
  • Dr V. Mohan founder of DMDSC, is a recipient of national award Padma Shri from the Government of India.[18] This diabetes center is known for waging a war against the diabetes (silent disease) in the country.[19][20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Case Study on Dr.Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre-" (PDF). ACCESS Health International. 
  2. ^ "Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centres (DMDSC)". The Hindu. November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Hope for Diabetics - Founder of Dr Mohans Diabetes Specialities Centres". The Financial Express (India). January 2009. 
  4. ^ "The doctor who wages a war on diabetes". Future Medicine. 
  5. ^ "Dr Mohan's on diabetes mission". Business Standard. January 2008. 
  6. ^ "WHO to collaborate with Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre". The Hindu. 29 March 2008. 
  7. ^ "WHO to collaborate with Dr. Mohans Diabetes Specialities Centre". India Environment Portal. 
  8. ^ "Dr Mohan’s Diabetes raises Rs66 crore in Series A funding". Livemint. 
  9. ^ "Services at Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centres". Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centres. 
  10. ^ "10th branch of Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre (DMDSC)". The Hindu. 21 May 2011. 
  11. ^ "Dr Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre DMDSC Madurai branch". The Hindu. 19 Dec 2011. 
  12. ^ "List of Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centres". Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centres. 
  13. ^ "Diabetes specialty centre to open branch in Vellore". The Hindu. September 18, 2008. 
  14. ^ "CNBC Award - Dr. Mohan's - Best Diabetes Endocrine Hospital". Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre. 
  15. ^ "CNBC-TV18 - Best Hospitals at the 'India Healthcare Awards'". dna. 
  16. ^ "CNBC -TV18 recognizes India’s best hospitals at the ‘India Healthcare Awards". Best Media Info. 
  17. ^ "Bariatric surgery unit launched". Indian Express. 30 September 2013. 
  18. ^ "Padma Shri for Anup Jalota, Dr. V. Mohan, Vanraj Bhatia". The Hindu. January 25, 2012. 
  19. ^ "The doctor who wages a war on diabetes". Future Medicine. 
  20. ^ "Dr Mohan's on diabetes mission". Business Standard. January 2008.