GEM Hospital is a leading, multi-speciality hospital offering best-in-class medical services for nearly 2 decades. With paramount focus on patient care, patient safety and patient satisfaction, we are committed to offer exemplary medical services going beyond the norm of healthcare. Keeping with our vision, as an institution, we believe in empathy, human care, medical expertise and being social conscious. Over the past two decades Gem Hospital Chennai has been delivering world-class medical care in adherence to global standards and benchmarks across all specialities and subspecialties of medicine and surgery.

Welcome to the Hospitals

GEM Hospitals is an integrated healthcare delivery service provider in Chennai. We currently operate our services in Chennai.

Our Mission

To emerge as global health care facilitator providing world-class facilities in tune with evolving technology and promoting health endeavors with quality service.

Our Vision

Provide consistently excellent and accessible health services to all in need and to Leave a legacy of excellence that continues to grow year after year.

Quality Policy

GEM Hospital is committed to providing value-added, innovative, and continually improving quality health care services interfaced with futuristic technology.

Development of Laparoscopic Surgery in India

Dr Palanivelu was first to introduce Iaparoscopic surgery in south India. He was instrumental in popularizing this new branch of medicine in India. He applied Iaparoscopic technique to all types of surgery including cancer surgery.

Humble background

Born in a poor family of agricultural workers, he completed primary education overcoming great difficulties. But this motivated him to do service to the poor through free medical camps and treating thousands of poor patients. He also trained hundreds of rural surgeons.

Laparoscopic Revolution – A must for India

Laparoscopic surgery is beneficial to all sections of society as they recover quickly from surgery without pain and go back to work early. Making it possible to provide Laparoscopic surgery at affordable cost through his innovations has been the essence of his contribution to Medicine.

Held in High esteem by peers

He has been a great teacher and guiding force to all Laparoscopic surgeons and was accorded the title of “Beeshmacharya


Dr. C. Palanivelu




Dr. P. Praveen Raj


Dr. Senthilnathan


Mrs. Sangeetha Priya


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