The flagship hospital of the Apollo Group, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, was established in 1983. Today it is one of the most respected hospitals in the world. It is also amongst the most preferred destinations for patients from several parts of India, as well as for medical tourism and medical value travel. The hospital has created a name for itself in the healthcare sector through cutting-edge innovation in medical procedures and technological advancements. It has over 60 departments, spearheaded by internationally trained and skillful medical experts who are supported by dedicated patient care personnel. They have state-of-the-art facilities for various health ailments and disorders.