Department of Family Medicine


At Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre , we understand the importance of comprehensive and compassionate healthcare for your entire family. Our Family Medicine Department is dedicated to providing personalized and holistic medical care, ensuring the well-being of every member of your family, from infants to seniors.

Our Team of expert and caring family physicians are committed to building lasting relationships with our patients. They are highly trained in the field of family medicine and possess a deep understanding of the unique healthcare needs of individuals at every stage of life. Our physicians focus on preventive care, health maintenance, and the management of acute and chronic illnesses.

Comprehensive Family-Centered Care – Our Family Medicine Department offers a wide range of services to address the diverse healthcare needs of your family. From routine check-ups and vaccinations to the management of chronic conditions such as diabetes and hypertension, our team is here to provide comprehensive and family-centred care.


Wellness Exams: Regular check-ups are essential for preventing health issues and ensuring early detection of potential concerns.

Immunizations: We provide a complete range of vaccinations to protect your family from preventable diseases.

Chronic Disease Management: Our physicians are experienced in managing chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and asthma.

Pediatric Care: From newborns to adolescents, we offer specialized care for your children’s unique health needs.

Women’s Health: Our family physicians provide a broad range of women’s health services, including annual exams, family planning, and gynecological care.

Geriatric Care: We understand the specific health challenges faced by seniors and provide personalized care to promote optimal well-being.

Minor Procedures: Our Family Medicine Department is equipped to perform minor procedures, ensuring convenience for our patients.

Patient-Centered Approach – At Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre, we prioritize a patient-centered approach, valuing open communication and collaboration. Our family physicians take the time to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and involve you in the decision-making process regarding your healthcare.

Convenience and Accessibility – We strive to make healthcare accessible and convenient for your family. With extended office hours, same-day appointments for urgent issues, and a user-friendly online portal, we aim to provide healthcare that fits into your busy schedule.Choosing our Family Medicine Department means choosing a trusted partner in your family’s health journey. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience the personalized and compassionate care that sets us apart. Your family’s well-being is our priority.

Treatments & Services

Our Doctors

Dr. P.Shobha

Family Medicine

Dr. Girija Thankappan

Family Medicine

Patient Testimonials

I never thought that i will be able to make through this disease but because of Dr. Suresh Advani's Guidance & Treatment finally I am Cancer Free. He is such an amazing doctor with the happy soul. I can go on and on if I started talking about him.

Hussian Tegally Mauritius

Never saw such a big person with such a humble heart. He is an incredible person. Always smiling and motivating. He helped me to get healed with a positive attitude, which I am going to apply in my life as well.

Oreyemi Oshaba Nigeria

It was my first visit with Dr. Suresh Advani and I must say he is an amazing doctor. So humble and down to earth. Getting treatment under him was a life-changing experience we can’t even thank him enough because of him now I am living a healthy and happy life.

Shirin Akter Bangladesh

I was diagnosed with cancer in Chennai and I was not satisfied with treatment. I took second opinion from Dr. Suresh Advani and now I am continuing my treatment in my local hospital with treatment plan provided by Dr. Suresh Advani.

Vidaya Laxmi India

Very good experienced doctor. I can say master in oncology field. Dr. Advani have provided proper guidance to my 8 year Kid who was suffering from Bilateral Neuroblastoma

Hitesh Gandhi India