About Us

Year of establishment - 2018


Year of establishment

450+ Beds



130+ Doctors



Rela Hospital, an International Medical facility, is a quaternary care hospital dedicated to fostering and responding to the needs of a diverse patient population. The hospital provides highest quality healthcare in India, as well as access to cutting-edge technology and experienced, caring medical professionals. The hospital is committed to being an internationally significant health care system with the state-of-the art infrastructure facilities. Rela Hospital is designed to provide highly specialised care in all specialties with special focus on care of the critically ill and multi-organ transplantation patients. Established under the formidable leadership of Prof. Mohamed Rela, a world-renowned surgeon in the field of Liver Surgery and Transplantation, this hospital houses one of the world’s largest dedicated liver intensive care units. In addition to the quality of the quaternary care in all specialties, the hospital is committed to provide day-to-day “primary and secondary care” to the local population on par with international standards – maybe even a notch higher..

Some of the distinguishing trademarks of Rela Hospital:

  • It is a multispeciality hospital in a sprawling area of 36 acres of land located in Chromepet, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
  • The facility, with 450 beds inclusive of 130 critical-care beds, 9 operating rooms and state-of-the art reference laboratories and radiology services, is conveniently located in close proximity to road, rail and air transport.
  • It is led and managed by world-renowned doctors who are committed to healthcare.
  • It offers the widest spectrum of clinical care, education and research. The hospital offers cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art treatment facilities designed to deliver healthcare at an affordable cost.
  • It is driven by patient needs, comfort and trust.
Prof. Mohamed Rela

From the desk of Prof. Mohamed Rela

Dear Friends & Colleagues

Rela Hospital has been established with a vision to provide outstanding clinical care. Here, we have integrated highly qualified medical professionals, who are best in their respective fields, with state-of-the-art infrastructure.


Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Teaming with excellence!

With your liver, always!


Vision, Mission & Values


Transforming Healthcare with Compassion And Innovation


Rela Hospital aims to bring International standards to compassionate healthcare. We envision a patient-centric system dedicated to transforming lives through excellent clinical quality, which is accessible with unmatched physician and employee commitment.


  • To cure disease and preserve health by providing comprehensive, ethical and affordable healthcare, delivered with kindness.
  • To bring to the patient highly qualified medical professionals who are pioneers in their respective fields in our quaternary care institute.
  • To provide primary, secondary & tertiary care to all sections of the society and international patients.
  • To create a supportive team by helping drive innovation and focusing on positive outcomes.
  • To foster growth through academics and research.




The promise to treat, prevent and cure within the realms of ethical medicine.


Preserving the patients’ dignity and rights to privacy, confidentiality and information.


Honesty, fairness in everything we do.


Pushing the boundaries in the practice of medicine and promoting innovation.


Reaching out to the community and serving their needs.



Providing the best care in the right place at the right time.


Being sensitive to the needs of patients and families.


Building a smarter and faster organization.


Adhering to the highest moral standards and principles.



Dedicated to widening the horizons of knowledge.


Heeding the voice of our patients and valuing their feedback.


Accelerating knowledge transfer from the laboratory to the bedside.



Close to the heart of the city and to national and international transportation hubs, we are always near our patients.


Setting ambitious goals and achieving them.

Infrastructure & Technology

Rela Hospital comprises of super speciality departments with highly experienced and internationally qualified doctors. Innovative technology is integral to delivering advanced health therapies that help the patients get treated more efficiently and recover quickly.

Apart from departments catering to each branch of medicine, we also have:

  • 72 dedicated outpatient consultation suites
  • Preventive health check lounge
  • 360° outpatient service which includes lab
  • Radiology and consultation services

Our inpatient facilities include:

  • 450 Bedded Hospital
  • Shared room to individual suite room available

The infrastructural facilities include dedicated, focused sections for:

Intensive Care Unit: A fully dedicated ICU with more than 159 beds. We also have an ICU that caters to individual specialties. Added to our special list of facilities, we have India`s largest liver transplant ICU, and a dedicated ICU for paediatrics multi-organ transplantation

Fertility Services:

Rela Hospital has exclusive fertility centre for men & women, which has:

  • Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Laser Assisted Hatching (LAH)
  • Pre-implantation genetics
  • Uterine transplant

Radiology & Imaging Services:

In tandem with modern technological advancement, Rela Hospital has to its credit:

  • 128 Slice CT
  • Cardiac MRI

Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine:

Rela Hospital is proud to have a well-equipped blood bank and transfusion medicine centre with:

  • Automated 1H500 Analyzer
  • Blood Component Separation & Therapy
  • Therapeutic Apheresis Unit

Lab Services:

Excellence is witnessed with our lab services, which have:

  • Automated cryostat for frozen section
  • Automated immunohistochemistry stainer
  • Liquid based cytology test
  • MALDI-TOF for rapid identification of microbes

Advanced Endoscopy:

It is no doubt that Rela Hospital is going to become India’s most advanced multispeciality hospital with its exclusive units dedicated to endoscopy. We have:

  • ERCP & EUS Suite-one of the largest in India
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (Asia`s first EUS J10)
  • Spyglass Cholangioscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Laser therapy

Alliances & Partners

As part of our vision to provide the best medical care, Rela Hospital is affiliated with Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER). BIHER is one of India's leading institutes which encompasses medical and engineering educational facility. BIHER has under its auspice reputed educational facilities such as Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital (SBMCH), Chennai, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences (SLIMS), Pudhucherry and Bharath Institute of Science and Technology (BIST).

Chairman's Message

Dear Friends and Colleagues...
Rela Hospital has been established with a vision to provide the best in clinical care by integration of highly qualified medical professionals, who are the best in their respective fields, along with the state-of-the art infrastructure. We aim to be innovative, leading hospital dedicated to advancing the health and transforming the lives of the people we serve through excellent quality; accessible, patient-centred, caring service; and unmatched doctor and employee commitment. We can be regarded one of the most scientifically advanced hospitals in India.

Guiding Force

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Rela

Rela Hospital was established under the able guidance of Prof. Dr. Mohamed Rela, who is a pioneer in liver transplantation with over 28 years of experience. He started the Institute of Liver Disease and Transplantation at Gleneagles Global Health City in 2009. It quickly became the largest liver transplant program in India. Since its inception, the program has performed more than 1500 Liver Transplantation Surgeries. He has moved from Gleneagles Global group of hospitals and started Rela Hospital.

Dr. Rela's vision is to address health-care issues of local population with facilities of international standards to provide cost-effective high-end treatments like multi-organ transplantation. He has performed over 4000 liver transplant surgeries. He is one of the most accomplished surgeons in the world in this field with over 400 scientific articles and papers on liver transplantation, complex hepatobiliary pancreatic surgery and more.

To elaborate, in December 1997, a team led by him performed a successful liver transplantation on a 5-day-old girl, which registered his name in the Guinness Book of World Records in 2000. The girl is now is leading a bright and enriched 20 years of life studying law. He has pioneered the technique of split liver transplantation where one cadaver liver is split into two and transplanted into two individuals. He is also one of the most innovative paediatric surgeons alive as per an article published by “Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration”.

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