Cancer Institute (WIA) Adyar, Chennai

Cancer Institute (WIA) Adyar Hospital offers the advanced healthcare services for Cancer. Visit the best Cancer hospital in Chennai.

Chennai, India

100+ Beds

11,000+ Healing Hands

Most Advanced Healthcare

Best Clinical Outcomes

4,500+ Pharmacies

About Hospital

  • Also known as Adyar Cancer Institute, Cancer Institute (WIA) became the Regional Cancer Centre in 1974.
  • In 1974, it was declared as “Centre of Excellence” by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • The hospital has many firsts in its credit, including
    • In 1956, first cobalt-60 teletherapy unit in the entire South East Asia was installed at the Institute.
    • In 1970, the first medical oncology unit in the country started functioning at the Cancer Institute (WIA).
    • In 1976, the hospital has introduced the first linear accelerator in India.
    • In 2009, the first Rapid Arc Therapy facility in India.

Infrastructure

  • The Institute has hospital, research division, division of preventive oncology and college of oncological sciences.
  • Of the 535 beds, 40% are paying beds and remaining are general beds where patients are boarded free of cost.

Team and Specialities

  • The hospital was founded by Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy – India’ first woman medical graduate.

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