Nitte University

Teaching Hospital

Teaching Hospital

The KS Hegde Hospital, is a full fledged 1200 bed hospital attached to the Institute. The hospital has state-of-the-art facilities in Anaesthesiology, Dermatology, ENT, General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Radiology and TB, Chest & Respiratory diseases.


  • 12 modern operation theaters
  • Ultramodern Cathlab
  • MRI Scan
  • Spiral CT Scan
  • Fully computerized C-arm with IITV
  • Ultrasonography
  • Dialysis unit
  • 400 Color Doppler unit
  • Mammography
  • 500 ma X-ray machine
  • Fully equipped ICU / ICCU
  • Specialty dental care
  • Clinical laboratories
  • 24 hour emergency and casualty services
  • Blood bank
  • Regular & air-conditioned rooms and suites
  • Evening clinics
  • Patient care and counseling cell
  • Anytime / Special consultation on prior appointments

Keeping pace with changes in health sciences and technology, the hospital has started a super – speciality block consisting of Cardiology & Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Neurology & Neuro Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Urology & Nephrology and Craniofacial Surgery departments.

These departments have advanced facilities such as ECHO, TMT and Holter for entire non-evasive work, state-of-the-art flat panel cathlab, a variety of interventional options including coronary and peripheral angiograms via femoral and radial route, coronary and peripheral angioplasties, drug eluting stent implantation, temporary and permanent pacing, AICD implantation, paediatric interventions like ASD, VSD, PDA and device closure, specialised laproscopic set up for paediatric patients, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, urethro reno scopy, neuro OT, neuro endoscope, spinal surgery equipment supported by a full fledged neuro ICU etc.

The Physiotherapy department has several modern equipment like the EMG, LASER, Interferrential Therapy, Ultrasound and Short wave diathermy to deal with all types of musculo skeletal problems. This division also has cardiopulmonary and neurological rehabilitation programmes. The Speech Therapy section performs diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic rehabilitation for various speech, language and hearing disorders.


The hospital offers treatments such as Bypass surgery, Endoscopic sinus surgery, Craniofacial surgery, Micro ear surgery and Laryngeal surgery, Joint replacement, Valve replacement, Repair of cardiac defects, Neonatal surgery, Transurethral surgeries, A-V Fistula surgery, Cancer surgery, Paediatric surgery as well as other advanced treatments at affordable costs.

Primary care services

General Medicine, General Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Psychiatry, Dermatology

Secondary care services

Ophthalmolgy, ENT, Orthopaedics

Tertiary care services

Cardiology, Cardio-thoracic surgery, Neurology, Nerosurgery, Nephrology, Urology, Paediatric surgery


The KS Hegde Hospital offers the most comprehensive range of health care services.

Special rooms: The 100 special rooms which has regular, air-conditioned and suite type of rooms are designed taking into account the comfort of the patients coupled with good nursing care.