Multi-speciality geriatric hospital inaugurated in Adambakkam

Updated - July 09, 2023 08:56 pm IST

Published - July 09, 2023 07:31 pm IST - CHENNAI

​​Geriatric specialist V​.​S​.​ Natarajan inspecting the facilities in Geri Care Hospital at Adambakkam on Sunday.

​​Geriatric specialist V​.​S​.​ Natarajan inspecting the facilities in Geri Care Hospital at Adambakkam on Sunday. | Photo Credit: M. Vedhan

​A private multi-speciality geriatric hospital ​was inaugurated in Adambakkam on Sunday. ​​Geriatric specialist V​.​S​.​ Natarajan ​and Geri Care’s founder and managing director Lakshmipathy Ramesh ​inaugurated the Geri Care Hospital. Stating that India has an elderly population of over 138 million with it constituting 10.1% of the total population in 2021 and set to ​increase to 13.1% ​by 2031, Dr. Natarajan said the hospital would help promote the well being of senior citizens. According to Dr. Ramesh, t​he 100-bed​ hospital has state-of-the-art ​facilities including round-the-clock geriatric emergency and dialysis services and is managed by over 12 geriatricians.

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