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Vikram Hospital: A Multispecialty Hospital with Utmost Quality Services

Vikram Hospital: A Multispecialty Hospital with Utmost Quality Services

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Dr. Somesh Mittal, CEOInstances of hospitalization are challenging and tough moments. Hence, it is one of the daunting yet important tasks for an individual to select the right hospital when seeking for ailment. Nowadays, multispecialty hospitals are offering the best benefits to a patient as it acts as a one-stop-shop for them. A multispecialty hospital comprises of physicians, surgeons, and more from a wide range of specialties who are on board in the same hospital or organization. The entire system in a multispecialty hospital is patient centered and the hospital ensures the availability of all equipment that is required to provide patients with the highest quality of care. Bangalore-based Vikram Hospital is one such organization that is committed to offering its best with a dream of providing compassionate healthcare that a patient deserves.

Founded in 2009 with an aim to provide high-quality patient centric healthcare leading to optimal outcomes and increased patient satisfaction, while pursuing value creation for all, Vikram Hospital today stands tall as a leading quaternary health care provider, with Cardiac Sciences, Neuro Sciences, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery, Nephrology & Urology and Oncology as its prime specialties. Under the aegis of its CEO, Dr. Somesh Mittal, the hospital has attracted a lot of eyes with its best in class quality services becoming one of the well known multi specialty hospitals in Karnataka. CEO Insights interviews Dr. Somesh to know more about the reminiscences and future of Vikram Hospital.

How has been the journey of Vikram Hospital in this challenging industry so far?
We at Vikram Hospital believe in reliability, expertise, and experience to offer the best to our clients. Though the initial four five years of Vikram Hospital where not as smooth as expected, however, the organization came up stronger by facing all of the challenges. With financial losses, refusal of doctors infrastructure and more, Vikram
Hospital went down as a stressed asset and was bought by Multiples Alternate Asset Management, a private equity (PE) firm in 2013. Multiples turned around the hospital from a financially stressed asset to one of the finest healthcare providers in the to join the hospital, incomplete city. From there we started our journey improving the patient’s outcome and thereby improving our modules and profitability.

We employ highly qualified doctors and staff, each possessing considerable expertise and experience in a wide range of disciplines


We have witnessed a growth of two to 19 percent of profit in the last two years. We stood by ourselves with a plan to make things correct. Hence today we are known as a trusted healthcare system that assures performance, care & compassion, safety, and the earliest possible recovery. We have the required expertise, and first class resources capable of achieving the highest standards of healthcare. In term of occupancy, our footfall has already ascended and increased by 50 percent, while we expect a complete chock-a-block by next couple of years.

Kindly give us an insight into your hospital along with its specialty in services.
Vikram Hospital is a multispecialty quaternary care hospital based out of central Bangalore. We handle all kinds of specialty including transplant program for heart, leaver, kidney and more. We have an array of specialties includingcardiac sciences, cosmetology, emergency care, nephrology and more. However, we excel in two segments NeuroScience and Movement disorders like Parkinson solutions. We conduct a very highend process on Epilepsy treatment as well as we offer medical assessment, patient counselling & therapy, and surgical therapy for movement disorders. Our offerings like Oncology, Ophthalmology, Gynaecology, and more are similar like any other hospital, but what differentiates us is unlike others, we are not a single specialty hospital. We are the all rounder in our industry and this is why we are the one-stop-shop for our patients.

Brief us about your team of Doctors. Also, tell us some thing about the infrastructure of Vikram
Hospital.
We consider Team, Talent, Technique, Technology, and Treatment as the elements, which, when unified, enables us to achieve high performance and patient satisfaction. We employ highly qualified doctors and staff, each possessing considerable expertise and experience in a wide range of disciplines. Most of our consultants and surgeons are veterans in their respective fields.

Talking about the infrastructure, Vikram Hospital is a 270 bedded hospital, out of which 45 are day-care beds. We have the largest number of ICU beds (60 beds) in Bangalore. Also, we have seven Operation Theatres, and two of the most advanced CathLabs in the country.

How are you upgrading yourself & your team with the current trends & technology? What is your future roadmap?
Technology & innovation is something which is needed to be upgraded & updated on a regular basis by everyone. I follow online courses as well as attend training & workshops to stay updated with the industry trends. I promote my team members to opt & attend the workshops & seminars as well. We are committed to a policy of updating and training our staff in order to provide the very best standard of service to our patients.

In today’s world, technology is the key to success. Hence, we leverage technology to offer a smooth and hassle-free service to our clients. We have a complete list of hi-tech equipment for MRI to CT scan and more. In coming days, we will integrate Artificial Intelligence in our diagnostics and digitalization to OPD. We are also working on an automated feedback system for our patients. We are the organization with a thought that depends on effective utilization of the resources so that our services are cost-efficient without compromising the quality.

Key Management:
Dr. Somesh Mittal, CEO
With a career spanning over 20 years, Dr. Somesh has been associated with some well-known names in Healthcare in clinicaland managerial roles. Currently, Dr. Somesh is utilizing all of his expertise & learning in Vikram Hospital to turn around the facility.

Office: Bangalore
Offerings: Oncology, Ophthalmology, Gynaecology, NeuroScience, Movement disorders, Parkinson solutions and more