A Permanent Poject of Lions Club of Sion
Lion Tarachand Bapa Hospital & Research Center.
Lion Tarachand Bapa Hospital & Research Center
24th February, 1970 was a RED LETTER day in the history of Lions CLUB of Sion.
On this day a small seed was planted as Lions Medical cetre with C.U.Shah Diagnostic Unit, in the present premises which was known as Kumar Club.
In 1981 Shri Tarachand Dhanjee Mehta was impressed by our actvities and the center was named as LION TARACHAND DHANJEE MEHTA MEDICAL CENTER against his donation. At this stage teh center was upgraded with 12 bed indoor facility & small Operation Theater.
In 1989 with further donation from Lion Tarachand Dhanjee Mehta, the center was made to a full fledged hospital " LION TARACHAND BAPA HOSPITAL And RESEARCH CENTER". The inaugration was done by the then Vice President of India Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma.
In 1996 Mumbai Mumncipal Coproration & Government of Maharashtra, in recognition of our service to community, granted us extra plot of Land & Special FSI for extending our medical facilities. the foundation of which was laid by the then Vice-
The salient features of the hospital are:
Alternative therapies (Ayurveda & Homeopathy) on an OPD basis
In patient services-
Female & Paediatric General Ward
Fully equipped Operation Theatre Complex
Oncology (Surgery & Chemotherapy)
Fully equipped Dialysis unit
More specializations being added
THe hospital is fortunate to be associated wth reputed doctors of almost all branches of Medicine who work with the hospital to provide cost-
The Hospital recieve the poor patients from Dharavi & near by slums as our charges are very low. The Hospital runs mainly because of donations recieved from Philantropists as we are making losses. Besides 20% of the patients are treated FREE OF COST.
The Hospitals' main aim to serve the poor & needy as it is a charitable hospital.
We are also thankfull to the board of Trustee, Honorary Doctors, Staff members & Govt. of Maharashtra, Mumbai Municipal Coporation, B.E.S.T., Press, Media and all those who have helped us irectly and indirectly in our endeavour to serve the community.
We request all the donors & Philanthropists to visit at least once, our TEMPLE OF SERVICE.