Christian Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana
Christian Medical College and Hospital is one of the top hospitals of Ludhiana. CMCH was the first medical school for women in Asia. It was founded by Dame Edith Mary Brown. Later it became co-educational. It became officially recognized by the government in 1915. Initially it was affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh but later in 1999 it was affiliated with Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. Presently CMCH is one of the top medical colleges of India.
CMC provides various types of health services from primary peripheral care to super specialty care. The services provided includes Anesthesia and Critical Care, ENT, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Internal Medicine & Specialties, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Pediatrics, Radiation Therapy and surgical specialties. Superspeciality services like Oncology,Psychiatry,Physiotherapy, Neonatology, Neurology, Nephrology, Plastic Surgery and Hematology.
CMC has been working for community since very long . It has reached out to the wider area by providing health care and education in urban and rural communities through clinics and medical camps. A monthly psychiatric clinic is held, a home for mentally challenged children.