Facilities

Cosmetology Clinic

The department of Dermatology is well equipped to provide comprehensive treatment for both clinical and cosmetic skin problems. A well-trained team of skin specialists are present to address issues caused to the skin. Our Cosmetology Clinic consists of treatment for;

  • Wrinkles
  • Uneven Skin Tone
  • Acne
  • Scars
  • Sun damaged skin
  • Pigmented skin
  • Laser Hair removal
Immunization facility for children

Vaccinations and immunisation treatments are essential in ensuring a child’s health. Over the course of a child’s development, a variety of immunizations and booster doses are required. To vaccinate safely, it is critical to administer vaccines on time. KMC Hospital Attavar provides the greatest immunisation service in Mangalore, and the department has a “Vaccine Safe” with continuous power supply to keep vaccines safe.

Audiology Lab

Hearing loss can be aggravating, but there are medically effective ways to manage it and live a normal life. The Department of ASLP, which houses an audiology lab, is built on a solid basis of well-known staff and technologically advanced infrastructure that meets worldwide standards. All departmental procedures are built around cutting-edge instrumentation.


Hearing loss can be effectively monitored by using the right remedial methods at the right time, as our doctors have demonstrated. Audiology labs are used to study the many aspects of sound production in a realistic setting. The systematic securitization of sound perception occurs here in a pragmatic and practical manner. Experts use sophisticated equipment and instruments to carry out and monitor the procedures. As a result, there will be no practical defects and the diagnosis will be precise. The doctors determine the required method and strength of the aural therapy in accordance with the audiology lab’s report.

KMC Hospital Attavar has an anti-retroviral therapy (ART) centre that is funded by the government to treat HIV positive patients. After St. Johns Medical College Bangalore, KMC Hospital is the only public-private partnership hospital to receive a government-sponsored ART centre. These centres have been approved by the National Aids Control Organization (NACO).


KMC has been caring for HIV positive patients since 1998 and currently has over 2,500 patients under its care. The hospital treats HIV + patients holistically, from diagnosis to investigations to opportunistic infection therapy and ART, including second-line ART. In KMC, ART, including second-line medicines, is provided at a reduced cost. The government’s first-line medications are provided free.

Cochlear Implant program provides hearing solutions to many patients. At KMC Hospital Attavar this program is supported by a dedicated Audiology-Speech and Language Pathology Department A cochlear implant is a small, complicated electronic device that can enable a person who is profoundly deaf or very hard-of-hearing gain a sensation of sound. An exterior piece of the implant rests behind the ear, and a second portion is surgically implanted beneath the skin.

To meet the healthcare needs of TB patients, KMC Hospital Attavar offers a well-equipped DOTS centre. DOTS, or short-course programmes, are a government initiative aimed at eradicating tuberculosis and preventing TB-negative cases from becoming TB-positive. KMC Hospital Attavar seeks to raise public awareness and mobilise resources in order to eradicate tuberculosis totally. India is home to 30% of the world’s tuberculosis positive cases. A person is infected with tuberculosis bacteria every second. It spreads through the air, much like the common cold, and only persons who have TB in their lungs are contagious. The KMC Hospital Attavar has a DOTS centre, which provides free drugs to all TB positive patients. If a person’s sputum examination reveals that they have tuberculosis, he or she can seek treatment at our DOTS centre.

The Eye Bank at KMC Hospital Attavar started functioning from March 2017. It has 24 hours round-the-clock service and a Dedicated phone line (24 Hours ) 0824-2445858 (EXT:5421/5352), +91 8861586238 (M).

The ICU provides life support or organ support in patients who are critically ill and require intensive monitoring. It has state of the art ventilators, cardiac monitors, defibrillators, and a nurse: patient ratio of 1:1.

  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Intensive Coronary Care Unit
  • Respiratory Intensive Care Unit
  • Surgical Intensive Care Unit

Neonatal Services

  • Normal new born care
  • Care of premature and extremely premature babies
  • Neonatal resuscitation
  • Neonatal ventilation
  • Surfactant administration
  • Phototherapy
  • Exchange transfusion and partial exchange transfusion
  • Central venous access
  • Care of high risk new born
  • Screening for retinopathy of prematurity
  • New born screening for metabolic disorders
  • Screening for retinopathy of prematurity
  • New born screening for metabolic disorders

The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit of KMC Hospital Attavar is dedicated to provide high-quality treatment and care for critically sick children and babies. The KMC Attavar Paediatric Critical Care Center is a multidisciplinary advanced intensive care unit for children. Our hospital’s modern medical equipment is the best in its field It is equipped with state of the art ventilators – both invasive and non-invasive.


Our team of highly skilled Paediatric Intensivists has over a decade of experience in paediatric intensive care. A group of paediatric subspecialty specialists assists the PICU team. The team is additionally aided by a dedicated nursing staff that is not only well-qualified but also trained to recognise and address issues unique to the vulnerable age group they serve.

The diagnostic services offered in our Laboratory include clinical Pathology, Haematology, Biochemistry, Immunochemistry, and Microbiology. All tests are performed in the State of the Art NABL accredited laboratory. The clinical laboratory uses the latest technology for investigations so that accurate, precise and timely results are generated. The laboratory services are offered 24×7. The laboratory of KMC Hospital Attavar takes pride in offering quick response times, low-cost inpatient and outpatient tests, and excellent customer service.

  • Well-equipped labor theatre managed by the experienced Obstetricians & highly skilled nurses.
  • Labor theatre, Labor ward and neonatal intensive care unit located within the same floor
  • 24X7 service
  • Ease of access to patients
  • Painless Labor

Our hospital has state of the art and infection free operation Suite

KMC Hospital Attavar is one of several voluntary counselling and testing centres (ICTC) established by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) in various locations across India. ICTC is becoming more widely recognised as an important component of HIV/AIDS preventive and treatment efforts. Through the ICTC Individuals can improve their abilities to lower risk and gain access to HIV prevention, care, treatment, and support services. Integrated Counselling & Testing is a tool for raising awareness, mobilising local solutions, and reducing denial, stigma, and discrimination in communities.

The hospital has different types of rooms to suit the requirements and provide maximum comfort. Various room categories are:

  • Special Rooms
  • Semi special Rooms
  • Semi private Rooms
  • General Wards
  • Deluxe General wards
  • Ambulance Services: The primary aim of our ambulance service is to make optimum use of the initial golden hour in an emergency. Our ambulances are designed and equipped with advanced life-saving facilities such as ECG machines, ventilators, defibrillators, monitors, and other instruments to cater to the unpredictable need of the hour, keeping in mind the evolving healthcare requirements of today‚Äôs fast-paced world. The technologically advanced ambulances are accompanied by paramedic staff who are well trained to cater to any emergency including accidents, respiratory failure, heart attacks, stroke, etc.
  • KMC Hospital Blood Bank
    The prestigious, state of the art Blood Bank at KMC Hospital started functioning on Oct 2nd, 1991. This air conditioned blood bank has 4 blood storage refrigerators which have a storage capacity of over 1500 units of blood. We offer courteous round the clock services geared to deliver excellent and efficient patient care. All blood collected through donation is checked for HIV, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Syphilis & Malaria along with Grouping & Cross-matching, which is mandatory for safe blood transfusion. In exceptional cases like Thalassemia and Hemophilia, where the patient requires regular blood transfusion, our blood bank provides 100% subsidy
  • Salient Features
    • Largest Blood Bank in Coastal Karnataka region with 24 x 7 service 
    • NABH Accredited Blood Bank (1st & the only one in Karnataka & 2nd in Southern India)
    • First blood bank in Mangalore recognized as Zonal blood testing center for HIV by the Director General of Health Services, New Delhi and the Karnataka State Aids Prevention Society
    • First component separation unit available throughout the district
    • First blood bank to state of the art “Gel Technology” for cross matching thereby Improving the patient safety in transfusion practice
    • Licensed by Drug Controller of India
    • Regular Voluntary Blood Donations Camps are conducted in and around Mangalore, in association with various institutions, societies, clubs, non-profit organizations, banks etc. We have been quite successful in creating awareness among the public about voluntary blood donation and the dreaded HIV.
    • 25% of the blood units collected in these Voluntary Blood Donations Camps is given to Indian Red Cross Society / Blood Bank of Government Wenlock Hospital.

KMC Hospital Pharma runs a full pledged pharmacy that prioritises the convenience of patients
and their caregivers without affecting service quality. We offer two pharmacy outlets to serve the needs of outpatients and inpatients, both of which are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Expensive pharmaceuticals, such as antiretroviral and antimalignant drugs are delivered to patients at the lowest possible cost to ensure that treatment is not interrupted. We also have fully qualified and trained pharmacists available 24×7 to ensure that drugs are delivered correctly. In order to provide better and faster service to our patients, separate team for inpatients and outpatients has been assigned. To ensure drug safety and patient satisfaction at all times, we closely adhere to the key performance indicators established by national standards and regulations.

The diagnostic services offered in our Laboratory include clinical Pathology, Haematology, Biochemistry, Immunochemistry, and Microbiology. All tests are performed in the State of the Art NABL accredited laboratory. The clinical laboratory uses the latest technology for investigations so that accurate, precise and timely results are generated. The laboratory services are offered 24×7. The laboratory of KMC Hospital Attavar takes pride in offering quick response times, low-cost inpatient and outpatient tests, and excellent customer service.

The Department of Radiology at KMC Hospital Attavar is well equipped with cutting-edge technology and highly trained professionals dedicated to provide patients with accurate diagnoses and radiographic treatments. The Department of Radiodiagnosis, KMC Mangalore is a well-equipped and committed unit, with all the modern state of the art equipments, including 1.5T MRI, MDCT, computed radiography / fluoroscopy and modern ultrasound/doppler machines. Skilled staff and senior teachers are part of the department who are committed to quality and academics. The department is available round the clock for all emergency services.

  • Coffee shop
  • General Stores
  • Canteen
  • Security services