Dr.Thillai Vallal , a leading Cardiologist in Chennai is the founder of Venkataeswara Hospitals. He hails from Thirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu. Having completed the Post Graduation,MD (Int. Med)., D.M (Cardio)., FRCP(UK)., FACC (USA)., FESC., FISC., FCSI.,(Doctor of Medicine - General Medicine)from Madras Medical College under the tutelage of leading physicians such as Dr.(Prof) K.V.Thiruvengadam MD., FRCP and Dr.(Prof)AM Selvaraj MD., FRCP in 1987 ,he subsequently undertook and completed his Doctorate in Cardiology in Madras Medical College in 1992.
He is an active member of the Cardiological Society of India, Association of Physicians of India, Indian Medical Association and European Society of Cardiology. Despite his very busy daily schedule, he is a senior teaching Faculty at The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University and is the Chairman of Allied Health Sciences (which includes 37Allied Medical Specialties). He has been specially invited by The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University to improve the quality of Education for Medical students and junior doctors. Due to his initiative, a subject has been introduced by the University for teaching young doctors, not only on the prevention of Life Style diseases but also the ways and means of communicating this to the general public so as to increase awareness of Disease mechanisms and how to prevent them.
After the completion of his Doctorate in Cardiology, Dr.Thillai had been working as a Consultant in few important tertiary care hospitals. He very soon realized that there was a marked difference in the quality of care provided and the cost involved in these three hospitals. Therefore he decided to start a Cardiac care center with multispeciality services with the aim of high technology and close monitoring with utmost patient safety, but keeping in mind to keep the costs lowest possible .Venkataeswara Multispeciality Hospital was started in 2003 and very quickly became popular with, not only the people of Chennai but also in the entire state of Tamil Nadu and neighbouring states. Thanks to the patronage of our patients, Venkataeswara Hospitals is now looking forward its expansion and will be increasing its bed capacity and a high end Diagnostic facilities including 128 slice cardiac /general CT scan, state of the art Cardiac Cath lab, Operation theatres, Dialysis centre etc to serve our patients comprehensively.