Dr.S.G.Balamurugan, M.S, M.Ch (Surg.onco), is one of the leading surgical oncologist and presently doing practice at Madurai. He is the chairman of Guru multispeciality hospital. And also running a 100 bedded cancer hospital in the name of “GURU CANCER HOSPITAL” in Madurai for about 10 years.
Our hospital is a high volume centre for oncological surgeries. In our hospital we have carried out about 950 cases of cancer surgeries per year and also admitted around 1800 cancer cases per year.
Further I would like to inform you that our hospital is one among the few centers doing laparoscopic oncology work. We hold the record of doing highest number of laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (Wertheim’s operation) for carcinoma cervix in Tamilnadu .
During 25/02/12 we have conducted a CME workshop at Taj Hotel in Pasumalai, Madurai in which leading Doctors of Tamil Nadu and more than 300 delegates have participated. In this workshop we have telecasted the laparoscopic cancer surgeries and robotic surgery. The said programme of its kind was conducted for the first time in Madurai.
Cancer awareness activities:
Chief Minister Insurance Scheme:
In Govt insurance scheme we have previously carried out highest record of 1900 surgeries in Tamilnadu, for which our hospital have been awarded as one of the best hospitals by the Govt of Tamil Nadu and the award has been presented by The District Collector on the occasion of Republic Day 2011.
In present insurance scheme also we have carried out more than 500 cancer surgery cases. Our Tamilandu Hon’ble Co-operative Minister Thiru.Sellur.K.Raju,B.Sc, appreciated our services involved in CMCHIS, visited our hospital and offered gifts to our patients treated under CMCHIS
Best Doctor Award-2012 :
During Teachers’ Day-2012,
DR.S.G.BALAMURUGAN…M.S,M.Ch(Surg.Onco)has been selected for the Prestigious Award of “Best Doctor Award” by the Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University for the conspicuous service rendered by him so far in medical field and also carried out high volume of cancer surgery in South Tamil Nadu. The award was presented by the Hon’ble Health Minister Dr.V.S.Vijay on 05.09.2012.