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About St. Martha's Hospital

St. Martha’s Hospital, Bengaluru was founded in 1886 by the Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd (also known as the Sisters of the Good Shepherd) in response to the urgent need for medical aid to those affected by the epidemic of plague & famine. SMH welcomes with open arms, all people of varied backgrounds to an environment of tranquility, holistic healing and compassion. What began with only 50 beds has now grown into a multi-specialty hospital with over 550 beds. We are animated by our philosophy of loving compassion for the poor and the suffering. SMH seeks to provide the best possible healthcare in a spirit of selfless service free from motive of profit to all people, without distinction of caste, creed or race.

The hospital is centrally located, in a spacious ‘green’ campus, over an area of 18 acres. It treats over 2,50,000 out-patients and about 22,000 in-patients annually. The hospital offers facilities like : State-of-the-art diagnostic services – CT scan, X-Ray, Color Doppler Ultrasound Scan, Endoscopies, Laboratory, Blood bank, 24×7 services such as emergency unit, pharmacy, ambulance etc, Well equipped diagnostic and therapeutic center such as Dialysis unit & Operation Theaters, Physiotherapy unit, Birthing Rooms & Painless labor with ANC (Ante-natal Care) Package, Diet Counseling, Preventive Health Packages, ICU, CCU,NICU, PICU, Deluxe, Private and Semi-Private Rooms, Regular OPD’s and Special Morning & Evening Consultations.

Through its Community Health Department, St. Martha’s Hospital has extended its services, well beyond its walls to reach the sick and socially marginalized. We also run a successful DNB program in the disciplines of Medicine, Surgery, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Anaesthesiology and Family Medicine.

Vision, Mission & Core values

Animated by the spirit of Jesus the Good Shepherd, we seek to bring reconciliation and healing to individuals and families, in need of wholeness and comfort through compassionate and competent care, respecting the dignity in each person.

St. Martha’s Hospital (SMH) is committed to;
* Sanctity of ethical practice
* Maintenance of the highest standards in health care and medical education
* Holistic patient care

Core values:
Reconciliation, Compassion, Integrity and Sanctity.


St. Martha’s Hospital is managed by Planning and Executive Committee, on behalf of the Governing Body of the Hospital. The members of the Planning and Executive Committee are:-
* Sister Superior - Sr. Gracy Thomas
* Director - Dr. J.M. Johnson, MD, MHA, PGDMLE
* Medical Superintendent - Dr. Davy Jacob Olakkengil, MS (PGIMER), D'Ortho, MRCS (Edn-UK)
* Nursing Superintendent - Sr. Shanty Chacko
* Principal, College of Nursing - Sr. Deepa