Chennai, 12th February 2020: Kauvery Hospital, popularly known for their tertiary care, launched
India’s First Hybrid Cath Lab Operating Room (OR) on 12th February 2020. The country’s first flex
arm Hybrid OR was inaugurated by Thiru. Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu in
the presence of Dr. S. Chandrakumar, Executive Chairman, Dr. Manivannan Selvaraj, Managing
Director and Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj, Executive Director, Kauvery Hospital.
Kauvery hospital has been in the forefront of delivering cutting-edge treatment over the last few
years with major focus on quaternary healthcare especially for cardiovascular and neurovascular
diseases. With the launch of the flex arm Hybrid Cath Lab OR, Kauvery Hospital will now be setting a
new benchmark in adoption of high-end technology in healthcare where the patient can be assured
of safe and advanced cardiac procedures under one roof and in the best possible manner. This
facility ensures minimum hospitalization time, faster procedures, reduced risk of complications,
optimized cost and better outcomes overall.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri. Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu said, “It gives
me immense pleasure to inaugurate India’s First Flex Arm Hybrid Cath Lab at Kauvery Hospital. The
new facility will help in delivering quality and safe cardiovascular and neurovascular treatments for
patients and is a great addition to our country’s health infrastructure. The progress of Kauvery
Hospital has been remarkable over the past few years and their contribution to India’s growth in
cardiac healthcare is noteworthy. I extend my hearty wishes to the entire management and team.”
“We, at Kauvery Hospital, are very fortunate to have installed and launched India’s first Flex Arm
Hybrid Operating Room. Advancements in technology has played a huge role in changing outcomes
and delivery of healthcare. Through the installation of the hybrid Cath lab at Kauvery Hospital, we
will be able to provide precise and safe treatment to our patients. We are pleased to provide
speciality treatment by renowned medical experts in the field of cardiovascular and neurovascular
surgeries, who are trained to use the flex arm hybrid technology. This will pave way for Kauvery
Hospital to be a preferred destination for holistic healthcare, particularly for performing cardiology
and neurology.” said Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj, Executive director, Kauvery Hospital, Chennai.
The Hybrid Cath Lab OR will provide an advantage, for surgeons to offer advanced cardiac
interventions, vascular interventions and neurosurgical interventions with greater precision, safety
and better clinical outcomes. With the launch of the Flex Arm Hybrid Cath Lab OR, Kauvery Hospital
will be the face of delivering radical cardiovascular and neurovascular treatment across the country.
The newly launched Hybrid Operating Room helps in –
● Most advanced imaging capabilities and improved 2D and 3D Visualisations of the Anatomy
● Enhanced Patient Care driven by Flexibility and ease of access driving better clinical outcome
● Advanced Infection Management through Stringent Contamination Control Standards
● Improved quality of outcome
● Decreased surgical time & Infection
The Hybrid Operating Room will provide space for procedures for various departments, such as –
● Cardiology
● Neurology
● Oncology
● Vascular Surgery

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