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Dr. R. Balamurugan

M.D., Dip. Diab., Chief Diabetologist


Dr. R. Balamurugan was conferred with MBBS degree and M.D (General Medicine) by Madras Medical College, Chennai during the year 1982 - 1991. He received a special Diploma in Diabetology from the same institution in the year 1994. After a brief stint in the Government Hospital, in the year 1996, he started a clinic exclusively for Diabetics with the objective of providing quality treatment and creating awareness through 'state of the art' technology. In course of time, infrastructures have been continuously up-dated to fulfil the objective, thus resulting in a magnifient edifice, KOVAI DIABETES SPECIALITY CENTRE & HOSPITAL, with 50 beds & all amenities to treat multiple disciplines of diabetes, at Ram Nagar, Coimbatore .

DR. R. Balamurugan, M.D., Dip. Diab., Chief Diabetologist and his wife Mrs. B .Vijayalakshmi, B.A., Managing Director of KOVAI DIABETES SPECIALITY CENTRE & HOSPITAL are a model couple, as they stand in support for each other both at home and in the Hospital. The affection shown towards their family members is equally reflected towards the patients.



We are committed to continually improve our hospital infrastructure and treatment methods to provide Total Diabetic Care to the patient on par with international standards and to upgrade the reputation by conducting clinical study and research on diabetes.

We are dedicated to provide diabetes awareness and educational programs to the patients and general public of all ages and categories. In short our' vision' is to considerably control, if not effectively eradicate diabetes.

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