are some frequently asked questions by
International Patients :-
Q. What information would I need to provide
to make the first appointment?
A. Please provide us with the following
Name of Patient (as in the passport)
Contact phone number
Date of birth
Notes on your medical problem
Preferred date of appointment
Q. If I do not have a specific doctor in
mind, would you be able to recommend a
A. Yes, we will be happy to recommend a
doctor based on the information provided by
you on your condition.
Q. What documents would I need to bring
with me for my first appointment?
Certain documents must always be with you.
Ensure that you carry multiple copies of the
same and keep the originals in a safe place
Records like X-Rays, MRI's, health
histories, photographs, immunization
records, prescriptions, and any other
health records relevant to the surgery.
Remember to carry all these medical
reports and any medicines in your
Passport and visa: You will need a
passport for yourself and your travel
companion (if any). Depending upon the
country you are traveling from, you may
or may not need a visa.
Credit cards, debit cards and travelers
checks: Bring some local currency,
travelers checks and one or two major
credit cards and debit cards.
Carry your driver's license or any valid
proof of identity and make sure it will
remain valid while you're traveling.
If you are
referred by a doctor, please bring along
the contact details of the referring
Q. Do I need a doctor's referral from my
A. No, you do not need a referral from your
Q. If my treatment requires that I enter
India several times, would I need a visa for
A. You can apply for a multiple entry visa
with the Immigration Authority, if your
treatment requires that you enter India
several times. The hospital can issue a
letter to support your application, if
Q. Would I be informed of the medical
costs associated with my treatment before I
come to Hyderabad, India?
A. We will give you the estimated medical
costs, based on the medical report you
provide. However, should there be a revision
to the estimated charges given earlier,
following your first consultation with the
doctor, we will inform you again of the
revised estimated medical costs.
Q. Is there accommodation near the
hospital for my family members?
A. We can arrange for accommodation either
at nearby hotels for short-stays or serviced
apartments for longer stays. Click here for
list of hotels.
Q. I do not speak English or Hindi can you
arrange for translators?
A. We will be happy to arrange for
translators for you. Just inform our
International Patient Service officers when
your appointment at the hospital is
Q. Can your hospital cater for special
A. We can make the appropriate arrangements.
Please inform our International Patient
Service officers when you are admitted.
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