The Gleneagles Medical Centre is the pioneer private hospital in Penang. It is owned and managed by the Parkway Holdings Limited which operates other hospitals in neighboring countries. It is an acute care general hospital which specializes in a wide range of medical areas and equips advanced facilities.
It has been in service since 1973, and continues to provide quality care to both local and international patients until now. The Gleneagles Medical Centre Penang has undergone complete renovation from 1996 until 2000 which gave way for them to render the latest facilities for the best delivery of healthcare services.
It is the first in the region to be awarded a three year full accreditation status by the Malaysian Society for Quality Health.The Gleneagles Medical Centre has a total of 212 beds hospital-wide. There are over 40 professional doctors in the hospital designated in various specialty areas. The hospital offers foreign patient services which assists international patients and special packages for elderly people, pregnant women, and people seeking executive health screening programs.