BLK Super Speciality Hospital – 6 decades of continuous excellence
Founded on January 2, 1959 by Dr. BL Kapur, BLK Super Speciality Hospital is one of the premier medical centers in the country. It is privately owned and based in New Delhi and is considered to be one of the best hospitals with multiple accreditations.
Presently, the hospital has 650 beds, 125 critical care beds and 17 state-of-the-art modular operation theatres that cater to the needs and treatment of patients who avail its services. It is spread out over an area of 5 acres in the National Capital Region (NCR), at the heart of the capital city. Considered to be amongst the largest private stand-a-lone hospitals in Delhi NCR, BLK Super Speciality employs over 150 prominent super specialists and 300 medical professionals and experts.
Dr. BL Kapur was an eminent Obstetrician and Gynecologist who moved to India after the Partition. He went on to set up a Maternity Hospital in Ludhiana and was later invited by the then-Prime Minister, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, in 1956 to head a project for setting up a 200-bed hospital in Delhi. The project was successfully completed and inaugurated by the Prime Minister himself on January 2, 1959 and became the prestigious BLK Super Speciality Hospital.
The original facility underwent renovation and received multiple upgrades in 2009 during which the 650-bed tertiary care medical facility was added. The work was carried out by Radiant Life Care Private Limited who also manages the hospital.
Features and Specialties
BLK is equipped with the latest and advanced technologies that is used by the best names in the professional circles to ensure first-rate healthcare experience to all patients. The modular operation theatre is a good example. The modularity of the theatre allows for the installation of three stage air filtration and gas scavenging system as an enhanced safety measure. Dedicated ICUs that specialize in patient care along with special birthing suites with telemetric fetal monitors are also available in BLK.
The hospital has over 30 specialties, ranging from Endocrinology & Endocrine Surgery to Liver Transplantation and Pain Management. Centres of Excellence related to cancer, heart, liver, bones as well as other areas like plastic and cosmetic surgery.
BLK’s panel of highly acclaimed doctors include –
- Pradeep Mathur – Internal Medicine
- KN Srivastava – General Surgery
- AK Bansal – Pediatrics
- Avtar Singh Bath – Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery
BLK Super Speciality Hospital is located at Pusa Road, Radha Soami Satsang, Rajendra Place, New Delhi. Its PIN code is 110005 and is easily accessible by the Delhi Metro line and road transport. For queries, the hospital can also be reached through its email, firstname.lastname@example.org. The hospital’s ambulance service can be reached at +91-11-30653030, cardiac helpline at +91-11-30653888 and the general helpline at +91-11-30403040.
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