Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre

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Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre
Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta Medical Trust
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Location Bandra, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Coordinates 19°03′03″N 72°49′45″E / 19.05095°N 72.82925°E / 19.05095; 72.82925 (Lilavati Hospital)Coordinates: 19°03′03″N 72°49′45″E / 19.05095°N 72.82925°E / 19.05095; 72.82925 (Lilavati Hospital)
Emergency department Yes
Founded 1978
Website Official Website
Lists Hospitals in India

Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre is a private hospital located at Bandra in Mumbai, India, established by the Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta Medical Trust in 1978.[1] At present under the team of favorable trustee of Prabodh Kirtilal Mehta, Chetan Prabodh Mehta, Rashmi Kirtilal Mehta, Rekha Haresh Sheth, Sushila Vijay Mehta, Charu Kishor Mehta, Niket Vijay Mehta, Bhavin Rashmi Mehta, Nanik Rupani, S. Lakshminarayanan, IAS and K.K Modi;[2] the Lilavati Hospital has rewarded with several esteem awards and accreditation.[3]

From its date of starting till now; the Lilavati Hospital has gained a lot in respect of favorability and popularity as well where the credential trustee named Prabodh Mehta and Chetan Prabodh Mehta along with Rashmi Mehta have taken several initiatives to accompany the hospital with latest medical machines and medication equipments in order to offer best treatment under varied cells of nuclear medicine and cardiac imaging, general surgery, diagnostic services, neurosciences, pediatrics, mental health and behavioral sciences, neurophthalmology, interventional cardiology, gynecology and obstetrics, rehabilitative services, scans, nephrology, orthopedics, pediatrics ophthalmology, pulmonology, maternity services, cardiac pacing and electrophysiology and lots more.[4]


With the motto of "More Than HealthCare, Human Care";[5] today the trustee of Lilavati Hospital; prabodh mehta has developed a segment of super specialty hospital of India where one will find top rated of treatment, research and education of international standard where not only patients but students can also get medical education of high degree of excellence.


Late Shri Kirtilal Manilal Mehta had founded the Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta Medical Trust in the year of 1978 where the name of the trust was being put on the name of his wife Late Smt. Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta. From then till now; the trust has been managed, controlled and administered by strict and authentic trustees including prabodh kirtilal mehta, rashmi mehta, chetan prabodh mehta where they engaged in innumerable charitable endeavors in different segments of the India. Besides these; Late Shri Kirtilal Mehta – the Founder of Lilavati Hospital and Research Center Mumbai. Shri Kirtilal Mehta, fondly known as Bapaji, pioneered the entry of the Indian community into Antwerp seeing the potential in the export of diamonds where in 1956 he had launched Gembel NV, a company which was a pioneer in the polished and rough diamond business.

Shri Kirtilal Manilal Mehta[edit]

On 7 February 1907; Shri Kirtilal Manilal Mehta was born in the city of Palanpur, India. After losing his father in the early age of just 12 he joined his family business in Rangoon, Burma. Besides handling his family business; he had launched another business segment of Diamond in Mumbai; the same financial capital of India from where he started the trust of Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta Medical Trust. It was his wife’s Lilavati Kirtilal Mehta dream to open a cell of medication that offers best medical treatment at low charges. Today, the Lilavati Hospital is all of her warmth and generosity. She believed in equality education and treatment despite of caste, creed and income group. She died in 1964 where after she left her worthy presence in the lives of the people who know her who always taught a way of living while serving public. Lilavati Hospital came into existence in the year of 1997 with 314 beds, 12 operation theaters, 300 consultants, largest Intensive Care Units (ICUs), 1,800 manpower handling 300 In-patients and 1,500 Out-patients daily.[6]


Lilavati Hospital Rewarded By NABH Accreditation

NABH - National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare has recently provided accreditation to Lilavati Hospital for its top class of medication while using latest machines like fastest CT scanner and medical equipments for curing major diseases under authentic medical system.[7] NABH is one of the highly esteem medical accredited authority which is equivalent to JCI, HAS and the National Committee for Quality Assurance in the United States. After considering the level of operating different patients, the standard of control and prevention, quick service of intensive care unit are some of the key features that have matched with standards and criteria of NABH accreditation.[8]

On receiving accreditation the trustee Prabodh Kirtilal Mehta along with Chetan Prabodh Mehta said; "It will be the great honor for the whole team of the Lilavati Hospital that makes us more strict and exact towards the standard of offering medication and treatment across the nation".[9]

Board Of Trustee[edit]

Prabodh Kirtilal Mehta and Rashmi Kirtilal Mehta with His holiness Dalai Lama
Prabodh Mehta & Chetan Prabodh Mehta with Bal Thackeray

The roles and responsibilities of Trustee [10] is more than one owner of the related subject. Holding the position of trusteeship is not an easy the way it is looking. The person is responsible for all its development, caring, management and standard of serving in respect of esteem trust. Here the trust of Lilavati Hospital is being hold, managed and controlled by below team members :

  1. Shri Prabodh Kirtilal Mehta
  2. Shri Rashmi Kirtilal Mehta
  3. Smt. Rekha Haresh Sheth
  4. Smt. Sushila Vijay Mehta
  5. Smt. Charu Kishor Mehta
  6. Shri Niket Vijay Mehta
  7. Shri Chetan Prabodh Mehta
  8. Shri Bhavin Rashmi Mehta
  9. Shri Nanik Rupani
  10. Shri S. Lakshminarayanan, IAS
  11. Shri K.K Modi
  12. Shri S.K. P

All these team members have played a crucial role in respect of offering best services, aiding with best efforts while contributing with finance and technological development, defending trust for the benefits of the society while offering top class of medical treatment with best ways.


The hospital has the following departments:[11]

Founded by notable Vijay Mehta.


  1. ^ "lilavati hospital trust". Retrieved 3 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Team of Trustee". lilavatihospital. Retrieved 3 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "List of Awards And Accreditation". lilavatihospital. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "India Healthcare Awards". lilavatihospital. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 
  5. ^ "Motto". lilavatihospital. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 
  6. ^ "Founder". lilavatihospital.comlilavatihospital. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 
  7. ^ "accreditation". Retrieved 23 June 2013. 
  8. ^ "NABH accreditation". Retrieved 1 February 2011.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  9. ^ "rewards". lilavatihospital. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 
  10. ^ Black's Law Dictionary, Fifth Edition (1979), p. 1357, ISBN 0-8299-2041-2.
  11. ^ About Lilavati Hospital

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