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Dr. U Mohan Rau Memorial Hospital (Chennai, India)

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  • 962, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai 600 084
  • Tambaram
  • +91 442 6424396

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Dr. U Mohan Rau Memorial Hospital Introduction


"Surgical Clinic" on Poonamallee High Road, Madras, run by late Dr.U.Mohan Rau, MS, FRCS was a medical landmark since 1940's. Late Dr.U.Mohan Rau was a good clinician, excellent surgical technician and a fine humane doctor. Countless people from all classes of life were treated at this surgical clinic. He was also one of the outstanding teachers in surgery at the Madras Medical College and Govt. General Hospital, where he served as Honorary Prof. of surgery and Honorary surgeon.

After 1989 the Hospital was temporarily closed following demise of Dr.U.Mohan Rau. It was entirely rebuilt in the same premises completely modernised and considerably expanded as "Dr.U.Mohan Rau Memorial Hospital". The new Hospital was inaugurated on 08th June,1995 by Dr.M.A.M.Ramaswamy, Pro chancellor of Annamalai University.

It is entirely managed by family members of Dr.U.Mohan Rau, currently by Dr.Ramesh Kumar Mohan Rao,(The first Grandson) a General Surgeon with practical experience also in Laparoscopic Surgery, Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery & Endoscopy and Gastro intestinal Surgery, his wife Dr.Sukhada R.Rao an experienced Specialist in Obstetrics & Gynecology & Laparoscopic Surgery and Dr.M.Mohan Rao ( first son-in-law) an experienced and qualified Surgeon with over 40 years experience in General Surgery, Plastic Surgery & laparoscopic Surgery.The latter has now retired from active practice.

Strategically located in the heart of Chennai, at 962,Poonamallee High Road, it is easily accessible from all parts of Chennai. It is a 30 beded multispeciality modern hospital, specialising in various surgical procedures, but also including all main branches of medicine.

We have a group of well qualified highly committed band of professionals to head all our speciality sections, supported by a large paramedical staff. We give our very best service, comparable to that available anywhere else, to each and every patient who comes to us.

"PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE" is the theme which guides us in treating all our patients. 

The mission of our website is to spread useful health information to the public so that it would help in preventing various diseases and equip them to interact with medical professionals while taking any treatment. The aim of the Hospital, Dr U Mohan Rau Memorial Hospital is to be in constant pursuit of excellence in medicare. Our intended audience is all general public, both medical and non medical and from all over the world, but India centric.

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