sarada ayurveda hospital

Dr. Y. Mahadeva Iyer founded Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Hospital in the scenic village of Derisanamcope in 1920. Dr. Mahadeva Iyer himself spent more than 50 years treating patients till his demise in 1980. The tradition of sastra-based approach in treating the patients is being carried forward by his nephew, Dr. S. Ramakrishnan, his grandsons Dr. K. Chidamabaram and Dr. L. Mahadevan.

The hospital has the following facilities:

A. Out-Patient Unit

Functions all seven days of the week

Timings: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m and 3:00 p.m. - 7 p.m.

B. In-Patient Unit:

Rooms Available
A/c Deluxe 4
A/c Suite type2

In patient unit has

  • Panchakarma theatres for men and women separately.
  • Physiotherapy Unit
  • Children's play area

On a need basis, arrangements can be made for catering by local service providers

C. Herbal medicines Manufacturing Unit

The hospital has an integral medicine manufacturing unit, catering to the needs of its patients for the purpose of the treatment.

Medicines prepared by Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Hospital are not sold outside the hospital.

D. Herbal Garden

The hospital maintains a herbal garden containing around 150 herbal plants, which serves as learning tool for the new comers of Ayurveda. A small hut constructed in the middle of the herbal garden serves as a ambient environment for meditation.

Dr. L. Mahadevan's Speech about Ayurveda


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new Dr. Y. Mahadeva Iyer's
Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Clinic
Flat No.45, Door No.10,
Warren Square, Warren Road,
Abhiramapuram, Mylapore, Chennai-04.
Landmark: Near Mandaveli Railway Station.
Telephone : 044 – 24610807
Mobile No: 9282405680

Get Appointment - 9282405680


Dr. Tamil Amutham (Mobile: 8220459983), is a full time consultant along with Dr. S. Jayakar who is the right hand of Dr. L. Mahadevan available in Chennai clinic. Anybody who could not come to Derisanamcope can meet them. Derisanamcope medicines are also available there.


Every Friday Dr. L. Mahadevan will be treating poor patients. If the patient deserves we will do all investigations including MRI free of cost. The patient will be admitted and treatment will be given freely. In OP everyday at least 10 to 15 patients are treated free of cost, as if the treatment is given to a rich person. The hospital is doing lot of charity work related to poor patients. In some cases food and accommodation is also given free of cost.
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