Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Stanley Medical College (SMC), Chennai

Stanley Medical College (SMC), Chennai is a government medical college with hospitals is one of the oldest medical colleges in India. The college was established in 1938. Stanley Medical College is ranked 9th according to the NDTV ranking of top medical colleges in India. 

The College is associated with the Government Stanley Hospital which has 1280 beds for in-patient treatment.The hospital has an out-patientattendance of around 5000 patients per day. A unique feature is its 8-story surgical complex equipped to perform up to 40 surgeries simultaneously, and a separate pediatrics block with all specialitiesunder one roof.

The three well known departments of the Stanley Medical Hospitals are  Surgical Gastroenterology, Urology and the Institute of Hand Rehabilitation and Plastic Surgery. The Institute for Research and Rehabilitation of Hand and the Department of Plastic Surgery (IRRH & DPS) is one of the best centers in Southeast Asia. View More