Victoria Hospital is a government-run hospital affiliated with Bangalore Medical College now renamed Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. It is the largest hospital in Bangalore, India. Started by Shri Krishnaraja Wodeyar, the then Maharaja of Mysore in 1901, the hospital soon rose to be among the prominent hospitals in South India. Dr. Padmanabhan Palpu, a famous doctor and bacteriologist from Kerala was instrumental in setting up the hospital
Radiodiagnosis: All special X-rays, ultrasound, CT scan, gamma camera for isotope scans
Skin and Cosmetology
Nephrology with dialysis facilities (at the Institute of Nephro Urology - present on the same campus)
Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Microsurgery
Emergency services are available 24 hours including traumatology and emergency surgery in the Mahabodhi Burns and Casualty block with a 24-hour blood bank. The burns department housed in the same building is among the best in Karnataka and is managed by the Plastic Surgery department. A centralized laboratory modernized with a grant from Infosys provides 24-hour services. The outpatient department housed in the Sir Puttanna Chetty block has a pharmacy that supplies medicines free to poor patients. The main building houses the administrative offices and wards. The centenary building houses new wards and the nuclear medicine department with gamma cameras and modern operation theatres. The radiology department is in the B.M. Srinivasaiah block. The E.N.T. department is at the Venkateshwara Institute. A Dharamshala on the hospital campus provides subsidized accommodation for patients' companions.
Dignity is a reflection of the self-worth of every person.
Care is an unwavering expectation of every person.
Respect is a measure of the importance of every person.
Equity promotes conditions in which every person can achieve their full health potential.
Accountability is being held responsible for the decision we make.
Vision & Mission
Coordinate and deliver safe and caring services that promote health and well-being.
Healthy People. Vibrant Communities. Equitable care for All.
Awards & Recognition
The Trauma and Emergency Care Centre at Victoria Hospital premises has grabbed the runners-up award at a global competition organized by the Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisations (CAHO) on account of World Patient Safety Day.