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Free Paediatric Cardiology Camp held at Primary Centres

GKNM Hospital, in collaboration with DPH and the Ekam Foundation, recently organized Pediatric Cardiology Screening Camps at Primary Health Centers in Velliyanai (Karur district) and Kallimandayam (Ottanchatram Taluk).

Safe Parenting

Make Our Home and Environment Safe for Our Children

  1. Each year, many people succumb to accidents, and almost a third of these
    are children under 18 years of age.
  2.  Accidents are also an important cause of serious injuries and disabilities.
  3. Fortunately, most accidents and injuries are preventable.
  4. By taking simple precautions, parents can make their home and environment
    safe for their child

Our Neonatal ICU is Now Equipped with High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilator

On April 5th, 2024, GKNM Hospital proudly hosted the Dedication Ceremony for the High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilator (HFOV) in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

PCD ACT Workshop

The PCD Diagnostic Unit at GKNM Hospital organized a workshop on Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Diagnostics and Airway Clearance Therapy.

Hospital Opening

Inauguration of GKNMH Medical Research Institute & Outpatient Centre

Our new outpatient centre is now open daily from 8 AM to 8 PM. Our Honourable Chief Minister Thiru. M.K.Stalin inaugurated the facility on Feb 27, 2024. Experience top-notch healthcare with our dedicated team and state-of-the-art services. Doctor consultations start from March 4, 2024.

Live Surge

October – December 2023 Newsletter

GKNMH always strives to give the best to the patients; The department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging of GKNM Hospital introduced Coimbatore’s first 32-slice PET CT Scanner with cutting edge technology


Renovated and Upgrated Anganwadi Inaugural

GKNM Hospital Medical Research Institute and Outpatient Centre renovated an anganwadi in selvapuram panchayat ( gudalur municipality), under its Corporate Environment Responsibility initiative. Dr. Ragupathy velusamy, CEO of GKHMH opened the centre on 08.02.2024

CII WR Innovation in Healthcare & Technology Awards 2023

We are honored to receive the Home Healthcare Initiative Award 2023 and become the Runner-Up for Best Healthcare Digital Initiative at CII Hospital Tech 2023. Grateful for the recognition!

Collaboration with Mayo Clinic, USA

It was a great week for us to share and receive medical expertise with the Children’s Heart Link team and Mayo Clinic, USA medical volunteers on “Children’s Heart Surgery.” On behalf of GKNM Hospital, we appreciate everyone involved in this novel initiative.

Pink October

Pink October

We joined the global breast cancer awareness movement. Our building was glowing in vibrant pink, symbolizing our commitment to supporting those facing breast cancer. Let’s stand together for those who fight this battle every day.

Founders Day Celebrations

July – September 2023 Newsletter

The GKNM Hospital celebrated the 71st Founders Day, paying tribute to the visionary founders who dedicated themselves to the noble cause of healthcare of the society. Over the past seven decades, GKNM Hospital has stood tall as a beacon of hope, healing and progress in the healthcare industry.

PET CT Scanner

April – June 2023 Newsletter

GKNMH always strives to give the best to the patients; The department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging of GKNM Hospital introduced Coimbatore’s first 32-slice PET CT Scanner with cutting edge technology

Upgradation of Cath Lab

We’re thrilled to announce the upgradation of our Cath Lab in the Cardiology Department at GKNM Hospital.

Run for Little Hearts 2023

On September 24th, 2023, GKNM Hospital, in collaboration with LMW, hosted the ‘Run for Little Hearts 2023’ marathon, dedicated to support children battling heart defects and childhood cancers.

Inaugural pooja of day care

To Provide comfort & Convenience to all our patients, we recently renovated our Day Care Ward of Valavadi Narayanaswamy Cancer Center.

Talent carnival

We, at GKNM, are pleased to share that we had successfully conducted the Talent Carnival 2023 that gave a chance to showcase the talents of our employees pertaining to uniqueness and creativity. The event was inaugurated by Dr. Ragupathy Veluswamy, CEO, GKNM Hospital.

Emergency Medicine Day

Raising awareness on the Emergency Medicine Day May27, we organized a chain of events and awareness campaigns in ProzoneMall, our hospital outdoor and indoor A block with the theme “ Your safety our priority”.

Awareness Program – World NoTobacco day

We strive to make this society free from tobacco consumption. On account of this, we, #GKNM Hospital and #GKNM Institute of Nursing organized an awareness campaign to promote a smoke-free environment for the well-being.

Nurses day celebration – 2023

Being a nurse is not an easy job. We appreciate all the efforts put forth by our nurse workforce in ensuring the perfect healthcare for the society.
On the occasion of the International Nurse Day, we celebrated the achievement of our nurses.

International Women’s Day

On March 8th, the International Women’s Day was celebrated in GKNMH by conducting games and competitions with all the women staff participating eagerly. The celebrations culminated on March 11, 2023, with various programs, with the occasion graced by Mr. S. Senthil Valavan, Director of Coimbatore International Airport as the chief guest.

Advance Healthcare India April 2023

We are happy to participate in the Advantage Healthcare India (AHCI) Event under the theme “One Earth – One Health” as a part of focusing the medical value travel industry attracting thought leaders from across the country and around the world.

Cahocon 2023

GKNM Hospital has been awarded First Place under the Large Healthcare Organization Category for the South Region at the 7th International Conference of the Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations


The day Robert Koch discovered the TB Bacill in 1882. The day he thought tuberculosis would be eradicated, but it still exists after nearly 150 years.

20th Annual Live Workshop liveSurge

We have conducted the 20th Annual Live Workshop “liveSurge” under the theme : Ventricular Inflow and Outflow. The event was inclusive of live demonstration of cases, videos and discussions that helped the attendees with the knowledge, understanding and techniques. Here is a walkthrough of the workshop.

“The Month of Torture” – Exam Anxiety

I was considered very lucky by my classmates as my birthday fell in the month of April, the month where all students were at their happiest as exams were over and vacations would begin.

World Birth Defect Day

Fetal medicine is a sub-specialty of obstetrics to diagnose and treat problems of the fetus (baby in womb).
All pregnant mothers have regular consultations with an obstetrician.

How thyroid influences your fertility

Congratulations! You are about to become a mother. This will be the happiest news and statement, most women wish to hear from their doctors. In today’s world, this is not the same case.

Children’s Day celebration for Little Warriors

A one-day engagement event was organized by the VNCC team to celebrate the Children’s Day at GKD auditorium, GKNM Hospital for the children with blood cancer. The event consisted of a Story Telling Session and Magic show and also gifts were distributed to the little warriors.

First Edition of Spandan 2023 – Live Workshop on Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Another feather to the crown. We have proudly conducted the First Edition of SPANDAN 2023 conference that focussed on the Transcathether Aortic Valve replacement basics. A numerous engaging and informative live demonstrations with National and International Faculty were conducted too. The event was preceded by Dr.Rajpal K Abhaichand, the Chairman Cardiology, GKNM Hospital and Dr.Peter Andreka, Cardiologist from Budapest.

Aaradhana 2022– Super Singer Event

GKNM Hospital Fine Arts Club organized Aaradhana Super Singer Competition for GKNMH staff at Mani Hr. Sec. School Auditorium in Coimbatore. More than 60 staff actively participated, and the winners were honoured with a trophy.

Free Breast Screening Camp for Women

Free Breast Screening Camp for women – was organized on October 18, 19 & 20 at C block, Sangamam Hall, VNCC, GKNM Hospital. Totally 34 Women were screened and VNCC counsellors team educated them on-breast self-examination. Dr. Latha, Gynae-Onco surgeon gave awareness talk in St. Joseph’s, a private school in Coimbatore, to the girl children and staff. Dr. Anand Narayanan, Chief Radiation Oncologist participated in a virtual conference organized by Wipro IT Company from Coimbatore which was attended virtually by around 80 of their employees. As a part of the awareness campaign, pink colour ribbons were distributed to all staff and attenders at C, A & D block entrance of GKNM Hospital. All staff of GKNMH were dressed in pink to show their support for elimination of breast cancer.

Life After A Heart Attack – Dos and Don’ts

Surviving a heart attack is a new phase of life. You heard it right. A heart attack can turn your life to an extreme you haven’t even imagined. You lead a life full of caution and medicationsfrom day to night.


Be optimistic. Think positive. You can. The phrases that give you the confidence and a gut feeling to fight cancer. Sorry, you are affected by cancer. A test result that breaks your heart in pieces, many pieces. You started to stutter.

Stall Activity at Coimbatore Marathon Pre – Expo (Codissia hall)

A glimpse of our participation in Coimbatore Marathon Pre – Expo 2022 as a Wellness Partner. Our team of physiotherapists were focused on conducting physical fitness activity & mind games to evaluate physical and mental strength. The marathon, conducted every year, was emphasized on its support for the noble cause.

World Stroke Day, 29th October

World Stroke Day is observed on 29th October of every year. Neuro Consultants Dr. G. Gnana Shanmugam, Dr. K. Aruna Devi and Neurosurgeon Dr. M.R. Bala Senthilkumaran of GKNM hospital have addressed the GKNM Nursing students, Nurses, Physician assistants and Technicians on the “Symptoms, Risk factors, Preventive measures and treatment options of Stroke”. And they explained the importance of time and immediate action plans in the diagnosis and treatment of Stroke patients once they reach GKNM Hospital.

Diabetic Camp at GKNM Hospital, Nov 14 2022

It is our duty to create awareness of Diabetes in society. To spread the word on World Diabetes Day, GKNM Hospital Institute of Nursing organized the Diabetes Camp at our hospital on Nov 14, 2022. Our nursing practitioners educated the visitors on the food diet, and prevention measures to stabilize blood sugar levels.

Paediatric Diabetic Camp on Nov 13, 2022

On the occasion of World Diabetes Day, we organized a special camp on Paediatric Diabetes on 13 Nov 2022 at GKD Auditorium. We appreciate the participants for their engagement throughout the session. Our practitioners encouraged the participants to stay aware of diabetes through free checkups, followed by group counselling, and doctor consultations.

National Organ Donation Day Event December 27,2022

Donating organs is the finest of all! With the support of Coimbatoreans, this wouldn’t have been possible #proudcoimbatorean.GKNM is proud to be a part of this special day of all times.

April to June 2022

G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the Best Multi-Specialty Hospital in South India(Ranked 12th)

World Breastfeeding Week

Humans have been successfully breastfeeding for thousands of years; however, it does look like a lot of mothers are struggling to meet their breastfeeding goals in recent times. Why is it so difficult for women now given the fact that breastfeeding is threaded in our culture!

Memorial Hospital

A Medical Legacy of Trust, Value and Reputation

Experiencing a medical service with care and humane is hard to find these days. Where G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital is the odd man out in the health care industry.

You can beat Cancer – Cancer Awareness

“Cancer” is a word that redefines your physical and mental health. Every individual undergoes a great pain that makes them stumbled when they fell sick due to cancer.

I Love My Heart

Taking care of your heart is the best ever thing you can do for yourself. Yes! Definitely, it is. Many of us would have come across the common phrase “Heart/Cardio Surgery”.

Project Pink launched on World Cancer Day

Project Pink

We, GKNM Multispeciality Hospital, launched a project “Project Pink” on World Cancer Day (February 4, 2021) with the intention of improving awareness among women about Breast Cancer by conducting awareness programs/classes including a demonstration on self-breast examination among the women staff of our hospital.

Indian Medical Association

Indian Medical Association

The Indian Medical Association, Coimbatore has appreciated and felicitated all the front line warriors of GKNM Hospital including doctors, staff nurses, ward attenders, drivers, and housekeeping staff. Kudos to our heroes!!

GKNM Hospital Participated - Medicare Health Expo 2020

Medicare Health Expo 2020

GKNM Hospital participated in the Medicare Health Expo 2020 organized by the Government of Sri Lanka in the Month of March 2020 to mark our arrival in the global market. It was a three-day conference and exhibition, where GKNM Hospital had put up a stall mainly focusing on Paediatric and Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Vijayakumar, specialist in Paediatric Congenital Heart Diseases, who was a part of the team from GKNM Hospital, met a lot of walk-in patients and provided necessary information and counseling and our expert counselors were present to explain to the visitors inquiring about our hospital services and specialities. The event opened the world arena to us and we got a chance to meet and interact with other international players in the field of medical tourism.


Lets eliminate cervical cancer

GKNM Hospital celebrates the launch of WHO’s Global Strategy to Accelerate the Elimination of Cervical Cancer. Launched the one-week awareness campaign as a part of a global initiative.

nurses day

Nurses Day Celebration May 12,2020

The frontline heroes working incessantly to save lives — the most celebrated in the recent times — Nurses. A day specially dedicated to them — The Nurses’ Day was celebrated at GKNMH on May 12, 2020


April to June 2020

The viral storm has indeed changed the world and we are no exception. The daily reports are depressing with increasing numbers of affected patients.


Jan to March 2021

The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at GKNM Hospital performed its third Heart transplant on the 26th of March 2021 under the challenging pandemic situation. The patient did well and was discharged on 15.04.2021.


Using anthrax to fight cancer effectively

A Safety programme on “NATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP” was conducted by the officials from Defence Academy on 19th April’2018.


July to Dec 2020

The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at GKNM Hospital performed its third Heart transplant on the 26th of March 2021 under the challenging pandemic situation. The patient did well and was discharged on 15.04.2021. This was the first transplant during the COVID pandemic in Coimbatore.