An Overview

Shri Durga Dass Memorial (SDDM) Hospital and Research Centre, a comprehensive Multidisciplinary Super-specialty hospital Started its services for the people of Jammu & Kashmir on 18th may 2014 in heart of city Channi - Himmat built at the site designated for hospital by the J&K Housing Board. The Hospital has offered a much needed relief to people of Jammu as it will provide comprehensive Multidisciplinary Super-specialty health care services.

Spread across 12800 sq feet, the institute includes a research center, medical and nursing school. It has 50 beds and over 6 critical care beds with 4 operation theatres catering to over 20 specialties. The hospital is fully air-conditioned and first of its kind in state of Jammu and Kashmir which is equipped to provide multidisciplinary services like Cardiology, Neurology, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Gastroenterology, Gastro surgery, beside clinical medicine, obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, General surgery, eye, ENT, and Orthopaedics. It is fully equipped with hi-tech ICU, High Dependency Unit and Neonatal-ICU units. The modular Operation theatres are supported by 24 hour emergency services and fully automated diagnostic Lab along with Radiology Unit with latest state of art equipment.

Hospital has facilities to provide treatment for a range of diseases, ranging from Aneurysm to Zoonosis. We have various departments, such as Paediatric Surgery, Neuro Surgery, ICU, Urology, Respiratory Diseases, Paediatrics, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, including a Piles Clinic, Physiotherapy, Cardiology, Neurology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillo Facial Surgery, General Medicine, Nephrology, Blood Bank, Trauma Care Unit for Poly Trauma patients, ENT Surgery, Diabetology, Psychiatry, GastroEnterology, Obestetrics, Radiology and Imaging.

Vision & Values

"The Institute is governed under the guiding principles of providing affordable medical services to patients with care, compassion and commitment."


"Our mission is to deliver world class health care by creating institutes of excellence in integrated medical care, teaching and research. We aspire to create an ethical & safe environment to treat all with respect and dignity."