Aster Medicity is one of the largest multi-specialty quaternary care hospitals with 8 Centres of excellence in Kerala, established by Aster DM Healthcare which is founded by Azad Moopen.
A 670-bedded hospital with excellent outpatient and inpatient services along with critical care and emergency services, operating under highly trained and qualified medical experts and staff.
This hospital has brought together most advanced technology, state-of-the-art infrastructure, and soothing surroundings along with some of the best specialist to ensure outstanding clinical care and quality treatment.
Facility for Minimal Access Robotic Surgery (MARS) using high precision da Vinci Surgical System.
Imaging and Diagnostics department is equipped with 3 Tesla MRI, 256 slice CT Scanner, Digital Mammography, The Dexa, Digital X-Ray, Time of Flight PET/CT, Colour Doppler Systems electronic 4D Imaging and Ultrasound Machines with multimodal image fusion.
Catheterization Lab Allura Clarity system, Flat panel Bi-plane Hybrid Cath Lab for high clarity image results at an unmatched speed, for accurate diagnosis.
Emergency Department, Intensive care Unit ambulance service, pharmacy and blood bank are operational round the clock.
22 Operating Rooms fitted with ORI Fusion Digital Integrated system for complete digital integration. Strict policy for Stringent Infection Control.
First in India to introduce Robotic Pharmacy using ROWA Vmax – a state-of-the-art fully automated medication storage and dispensing unit that ensures quick and accurate dispensing of medicines.
Centers of Excellence
Orthopedics & Rheumatology
Nephrology & Urology
Gastroenterology & ILC
Child & Adolescent Health
Services for International patients
Aster Medicity is a highly reputed and internationally recognized hospital facilitated with cutting edge technology and international standard quality services.
The hospital is an acknowledged name for medical tourism in India for providing comprehensive health care services and advanced procedures at a reasonable price.
There is separate International Waiting Lounge for patients where they can complete further formalities like Registration, verification of passport and VISA, signing of the consent forms.
There is an appointed Guest Relation Team which provides assistance to the patient wanting to travel for their treatment and ensures that they receive proper medical attention.
Facilities for International patients
Meeting at the airport to receive the patient
Transport service to Hospital or Hotel
Help get a local mobile phone connection after arrival
Individual patient attention by the Guest Assistants
Interpretation services by multi-lingual Guest Relation Executive team
Global cuisine suiting to diverse ethnic beliefs
Offer Sightseeing and houseboat trips on request
Nearest Airport: Kochi International Airport which is 20 km from the hospital and 30 min drive away by road.
Nearest Railway station: 4 km away two Railway Terminals – Ernakulam South and Ernakulam North.
Located close to many hotels and guest houses.
At A Glance
Languages spoken : English, Hindi, Kannada, Malay
Established in 2014
Total of 68 doctors
Total of 670 beds
Awards and recognition
AHPI Award 2016 for Quality Beyond Accreditation, and another for Nursing Excellence
CERTIFICATE OF HONOR for being one of the Best and Safest Hospital in India
CMO Asia - National Awards for Excellence in Healthcare 2016
KMA EXCELLENCE AWARD 2016 for Manufacturing Innovations Implemented/Initiated -
Special Jury Award
NRK Brand of The Year - Dhanam Award 2016
Express Healthcare Excellence Awards 2017
AHPI Award 2018 for Excellence in Community Engagement
ET Hospital Strategic Management Summit 2018 for Outstanding Contributions To Furthering Hospital Healthcare
Aster Medcity performs 386 different procedures. Click on a procedure name to see more details and to view doctors for that specialty.
Dr. Joby Augustine is Consultant- Gastroenterology, with over 4 years of experience in treating gastrointestinal and liver problems. He specialises in Gastroenterology and Hepatology; and has special interest in Luminal Gastroenterology, drug induced liver diseases, chronic pancreatitis, advanced Endoscopy and Manometry. He is former Assistant Professor at CMC, Vellore.
Dr Prasad Krishnan, Consultant, CoE Gastroenterology and Hepatology, is a Surgical Gastroenterologist with more than 5 years experience. Highly skilled in complex GI Surgery, Obesity Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery and GI Oncology, his areas of special interest are Minimal access surgery, Robotics and advanced Gastrointestinal surgeries. He is former Assistant Professor, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, AIMS, Kochi.
Dr. V A Iyoob is Consultant, CoE Gastroenterology and Hepatology. A Gastrointestinal and Hepato Bilary Surgeon who can perform unique and highly complicated surgeries, he is an expert in both conventional and minimal access (Laparoscopic) surgeries. . Highly skilled in scar-less esophageal resections for cancer of esophagus and Gastro-esophageal junction, he specialises in Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (Laparoscopic, Thoracoscopic), Esophageal replacement, Hilar Cholangio Carcinoma, Pancreatic and Periampullary Cancers, and Chronic Pancreatitis.
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