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The hospital had a very humble beginning in 1936. Angarnaly was a tiny village with barely any facility to address the health needs, of the local community. It was with this in mind that the Archdiocese of Ernakulam started this hospital. The hospital named after St.Theresa of Lisieux the patron saint of the hospital (lovingly called ‘The Little Flower’).
Little Flower Hospital and Research Centre is a non-profit oriented organization and registered as a charitable trust. It is an 800 bedded multi-specialty hospital. It also Imparts training in various fields of Medical, Paramedical, and Nursing care.
The hospital is conveniently located with easy access by road, rail, and air. Cochin International Airport is only 4 km away and the nearest railway station is only 1.5km away from the hospital. The district headquarters, Ernakularn is also near to the hospital. Angamaly is the meeting point of National Highway 47 and the Main Central Road.
It offers a number of specialties including General Surgery, Orthopaedics & Trauma, Plastic & Microvascular Surgery, Neurosurgery, Urology, Eye, ENT, General Medicine, and its allied specialties, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics, etc. The hospital is a regional referral unit for Ophthalmology, trauma, and General Surgery.
The hospital has various training programs at the graduate level in the disciplines nursing, physiotherapy, optometry as well as in general nursing and midwifery. The hospital is also recognized by the National Board of Examinations for the training of doctors towards the Diploma of the National Board in General Surgery, General Medicine & Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, and Child Health.