The dream nurtured and grew within Dr.Prathap C Reddy, the founder Chairman of Apollo Hospitals, until the point of inflection happened in 1983. A young man succumbing to an ailing heart was what it took to ignite Dr. Reddy's vision into a reality - a vision where quality healthcare was given, where the pursuit of clinical excellence was daily endeavor, India a hub in the medical tourism map and where the Apollo family touches and enriches lives every minute, every day. Today, with over 8500 beds across 50 hospitals, and a significant presence at every touch-point of the medical value chain. Apollo Hospitals started its operations in Kakinada in the year 2004 first as a Franchise with a trade name as “Apollo Samudra Hospital”. On 26th February 2005 the former chief minister Dr. YS Rajsekhar Reddy inaugurated and dedicated to nation. On 21st September 2005 it was taken over by Apollo Hospitals group. Since the beginning Apollo Hospitals have stood for the delivery of Quality care and have been delivering results on par with world standards.
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