Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, founded in honor of the legend, Dr L H Hiranandani, was commissioned on 22nd February 2004. The hospital is a 244-bedded super-specialty hospital located at the picturesque Hiranandani Gardens in Powai, Mumbai. It addresses 50 + specialties and super specialties.
Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital has always focused on quality and processes and hence, has been awarded and accredited by various prestigious organizations. It is an ISO 9001:2015 certified hospital. Its journey in quality started from inception and got the ISO certification in 2006. In 2007, it was the first hospitals in Western India to receive the prestigious NABH accreditation. It received the IMC Ramakrishna Bajaj National Quality Award for excellence in healthcare in 2008 and the coveted International Asia Pacific Quality Award, famously known as the Malcolm Baldridge Award in the U.S., in 2009. Hiranandani is also the proud winner of International Asia Pacific Quality Award, in both 2009 & 2016, and is the only hospital from India to win this prestigious award.
The Greatest Source of Inspiration
Dr L H Hiranandani was the inspiration behind the edifice of the hospital. Academically very well qualified and seasoned with years of experience in the healthcare sector as an ENT surgeon, he initiated several operative techniques which are known as “Dr Hiranandani’s Operations” globally. Dr. Hiranandani’s work earned him many prestigious accolades, like ENT Surgeon of the Millennium Award, SAARC Award, and many more. Social causes deeply motivated him. His humane nature made him stand up for the rights of people and fight against capital punishment and euthanasia.
In 1972, the Government of India awarded him the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian national award, for his contribution to the nation. In 1987, he was conferred the Dhanvantari Award, awarded for the first time in the field of ENT, for his notable contribution to medical science.
The Cornerstone of Love and Success
Even before the inception of Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, everyone associated with it could see that it was a more sublime affair than mere brick and mortar. Being a tribute to an iconic father by his almost equally accomplished sons, it transcended the question of honor; it became an act of love.
At the heart of the Hiranandani mission is the passionate commitment to stay at par with global standards. The hospital performs the simplest to the most complex surgical procedures and is equipped with the medical equipment purchased from the foremost vendors in the world.
Today, this multi-specialty tertiary and quaternary care hospital is a frontline provider of comprehensive healthcare. It has seen tremendous growth since its inception; not only in terms of added beds but also newer service modalities. The hospital is modernized and is in the same league with the best hospitals in the world.
Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital offers special services in multiple departments that are at par with the global standards of care. These services encompass cardiovascular and thoracic surgery; orthopedics, joint replacement, and spine surgery; advanced ENT care with a state-of-the-art audiology and speech therapy center with facility for cochlear implant; advanced cancer care and oncology services; advanced gastroenterology and liver treatment; women’s care from womb to tomb with a special focus on high risk pregnancy and reproductive research; physical rehabilitation and sports medicine; advanced eye care and microsurgery under ophthalmology center; and executive health check-up.
All departments are supported by the expert national and international medical specialists and staff and all the comprehensive services are provided under proper supervision. Additionally, the hospital has new patient rooms designed for maximum comfort and privacy, with an access to a host of new amenities. In addition to the world-class accommodation and a warm ambience, the rooms feature a superior nurse call system, outfitted with the best that modern technology has to offer. The prime focus of Hiranandani hospital is on patient safety.
Breakthrough Obstetrics and Gynecology Department
The department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital is very vibrant with latest equipment and cutting edge technology, backed by a highly qualified team of experts. It also has latest suites for child birth and other high-class infrastructural facilities. The hospital has ensured that every need of the mother and child can be met with a warm ambience and the tender loving care. Dr L H Hiranandani hospital offers various services in this department, including pre-pregnancy counseling, antenatal clinic, high-risk pregnancy clinic, post-natal care and contraception clinic, antenatal exercise clinic, and genetic clinic.
The Managing Team
Dr. Sujit Chatterjee, M.D., is the CEO of Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital since its inception. He has successfully led the Hiranandani Group to arguably the first Public-Private partnership in healthcare with Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation. Dr. Chatterjee’s area of specialization is obstetrics and gynecology and gynec-oncology. He has served as a doctor in the armed forces from 1976 to 1999 and was a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Mumbai University. For his extraordinary contribution, he has been awarded the Chief of Naval Staff Commendation Medal for outstanding service rendered. Dr. Chatterjee has papers published under his name in various scientific journals and has won awards for the best scientific presentation.
When asked about the future plans for the Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Dr. Chatterjee asserts, “We plan to create three established centers of excellence into the leading centers in the city and the country by year 2021.”