Edappal Hospitals Group

Edappal Hospitals Group

Edappal Hospitals Group

Dr. K. K. Gopinathan established a hospital in the small town of Edappal, North Kerala. in January 1990. With a humble beginning and limited number of 25 beds, today, Edappal Hospital boasts of over 350 beds and numerous departments ranging from cardiology to dentistry. The hospital was the first to get an ISO certification in the district of Malappuram and has won several awards for from the Government of State of Kerala. Under the leadership of Dr. Gopinathan, the department with a team of over 15 gynecologists and most advanced technology grew to be one of the largest in the State delivering over 400 babies every month.

In 1996, Edappal Hospitals group had established CIMAR EDAPPAL, which was the first centre in North Kerala to be set up exclusively for infertility treatment. CIMAR EDAPPAL, known for its academic excellence is the first FOGSI recognised advanced infertility training centre in South India and also provides training in laparoscopy and ultrasound. The centre delivered the first ICSI (Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection) baby of Kerala in the year 1998 and gave way to several more success stories. With the introduction of ICSI, CIMAR revolutionised the treatment for male infertility in Kerala. This was soon followed by first PGD baby in south India in the year 2001.

Realising the need for quality fertility care, CIMAR had established its branches in Kochi,Thiruvalla ,Coimbatore and Dubai