Kauvery, erstwhile KMC Hospital, is a Trichy-based chain of hospitals with branches in Chennai, Trichy and soon in Hosur. Amongst the few hospitals in the city offering specialised Geriatric Care, the department is headed by Dr Lakshmipathy Ramesh, MD Geriatric medicine.
Geriatric Evaluation at Kauvery Hospital
Geriatric Evaluation for elderly patients is performed by a team headed by a Geriatric Specialist. The team will develop a plan of care that may include treatment, therapy & health maintenance.
Physicians, nurses, social workers, physical therapists, nutritionists, other members of the team are specially trained to work with senior citizens.
Specialty services, such as rheumatology, dermatology, psychiatry, audiology screening, Ophthalmology, nutrition counseling and other services are provided both to inpatients and outpatients.
The hospital offers:
- State-of-the-art medical infrastructure
- Round the clock trauma & emergency care
- Flat panel digital Cathlab, modern CCU
- Exclusive cardiac emergency ward
- EEG, ENMG, CT Imaging, Exclusive Stroke Ward
- ERCP, Endoscopy , Advanced High definition Laparoscopic Unit
- 24/7 Radiological services –X ray – CT Scan
- 24/7 Laboratory services and Blood Bank
- 24/7 fully- equipped ambulance services
- 24/7 Emergency facilities.
- Advanced & comprehensive physiotherapy departments