Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar is a hospital that was formerly known as Malar hospital. It was only in the year 1992 that this hospital got its new name. It is a 180 bed facility that focuses on multi specialty tertiary care. It has experts that are able to assist in more than 40 different specialties that include cardiology, neurology, neurosurgery, nephrology, gynaecology, gastroenterology, urology and much more. With 160 consultants and about 650 employees, this hospital manages about 11000 in patients.