AMS Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital & Research Centre

AMS Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital & Research Centre

DD Hospital and Research Centre (Hyderabad)

Andhra Mahila Sabha, a charitable and service oriented organization was founded by Dr Smt Durgabai Deshmukh in the year 1948 with a noble vision to service the poor and the needy, specially women. Smt Durgabai, the renowned freedom fighter, a true Gandhian, a woman with a vision for women-welfare. The AMS today with its various wings of schools, colleges  and hospitals stands as a testimony to the conviction and dedication of the great lady transforming her vision into the reality.

She started a Nursing home on a humble note with just 15 beds in 1962 in Hyderabad with an objective to serve the poor. This small inception has blossomed into a full fledged multi-speciality hospital with over 200 beds, called Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital and Research Centre, under the umbrella of Andhra Mahila Sabha.

Programmes/Courses in the Unit

Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital and Research centre is recognized teaching hospital imparting training for a number of Medical, Paramedical and Nursing courses.

Facilities at the Unit:

Out patient consultations are available from 9 am to 1 pm on all working days in the specialties of

  1. Gynecology and Obstetrics

  2. General Medicine

  3. Orthopedics

  4. Ophthalmology

  5. Dental

  6. Pediatrics

  7. ENT

  8. Dermatology

  9. Psychiatry










Super specialty consultants are available between 9 am to 1 pm in the department of:

  1. Cardiology

  2. Neurology

  3. Nephrology

  4. Plastic Surgery

  5. Surgical Gastroenterology

  6. Medical Oncology

  7. Pediatric Surgery

  8. Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

  9. Neurosurgery

  10. Urology

  11. Medical Gastroenterology

  12. Respiratory Medicine

  13. Surgical Oncology

  14. Pediatric Neonatology

Evening OPD clinics function on all week days from 5 pm to 7 pm.

Free OPD consultation is offered to White Ration Card Holders

Round the clock In-patient services are available in the specialty and super specialty.

Types of Accommodation:

  1. General wards for men and women

  2. Sharing rooms for men and women

  3. 10 special rooms with all deluxe facilities available for all the specialties

  4. Pediatric ward and Neonatology ward

  5. Obstetrics and gynecology wards

Highly sophisticated facilities and experienced medical offices are available round the clock in all these wards.

Diagnostic Facilities:

  1. 24 hours diagnostic facilities offered by the hospital are

  2. Radiology and Imageology

  3. Pathological Laboratory





Blood Bank:

  1. Modern blood bank with all advanced equipment is provided for collection and distribution of blood

  2. Recognized by Directorate of Drug Control, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

  3. Screening tests for AIDS and Hepatitis-B are available


Family Planning Unit:

  1. Recognized by Govt. of India and Govt. of AP for National Family Planning Programme

  2. Undertakes periodical visits to Urban slums for various immunization programmes

  3. Free immunization is done on Wednesdays and Fridays



24 hours pharmacy is available to the patients at reasonable rate.



Spacious library with comfortable seating arrangement with large collection of medical textbooks and 4 computers with internet facility for students.


 A spacious sound proof, air conditioned auditorium with 250 seating capacity is available for conduction of seminars, symposia and combined Continuing Medical Education programme

Hostel Facility

Hostel facility is available in the premises of the hospital with mess facility for the nursing students.


Future Plans:

Plans to create state of art facilities by the year 2009, the Birth Centenary year of the Founder, Dr Smt Durgabai Deshmukh in the fields of

  1. Management of High Risk Pregnancy, Neonatology, Creation of Comprehensive Diabetes and Hypertension Treatment package under one roof

  2. Creation of Exclusive Geriatric ward

  3. Creation of Nephrology unit with Renal Dialysis facilities

  4. Upgrading the College of Nursing into a Post Graduate institution by starting M.Sc (Nursing)



Achievements of the Hospital:

  1. A small nursing home started with 15 beds emerged into a multi specialty hospital giving round the clock medical services at affordable rates to the people

  2. Trauma intensive care was started with 9 beds with all advanced equipment from 20th April 2007

  3. Extending medical services to rural and urban areas

  4. Conducting monthly free medical camps in all specialties in the hospital on the occasion of Birth Centenary of Smt Dr Durgabai Deshmukh

  5. Bone densitometry assessment is done every month free of charge with the participation of pharmaceutical companies, providing the ultrasound Achilles Express Machine


Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital & Research Centre, Durgabai Deshmukh Mahila Sabha (Andhra Mahila Sabha), O.U.Road, Vidyanagar, HYDERABAD 500 044.


040-27617801, 02, 03