KPJ Penang Specialist Hospital
Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
KPJ Penang Specialist Hospital is the latest addition to renowned private specialist healthcare group KPJ Healthcare Berhad and one of few specialist hospitals located on mainland Penang.
KPJ Penang Specialist Hospital fondly known as KPJ Penang is the 19th hospital under the flagship of KPJ Healthcare Berhad, which is owned and managed by Johor Corporation and is the leading group of healthcare provider in Malaysia with more than 30 years experience. By virtue of this symbolic partnership and cohesive network of specialists, the KPJ Group as an entity is equipped to render highly comprehensive medical assistance and specialist care to all. Patients can tap into the wealth of expertise, experience and technology.
KPJ Penang has been operating since August 10, 2009. KPJ Penang is a part of KPJ Healthcare Berhad. This hospital has been accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) since 2013. KPJ Penang equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and teams is highly-trained and committed to provide international-standard quality healthcare that meet the needs of local and international patients to provide consultations and treatments for patients.
The spanking new hospital is also designed with our patient needs in mind, with meticulous attention given to details such as room designs and decorations, ambience, food and nutritional needs. Other services include Health Screening Program, CT Scan 128 slides, MRI 1.5 tesla, Fluoroscopy, Mammography, 24-hours Accident and Emergency Services.
It is also surrounded by a picturesque view of contemporary architectural buildings set against vast tracts of paddy fields and traditional villages.
Our departments and medical specialties
Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Head of department: Bariatric and weight loss surgery
WAN NAJMI BIN WAN DAUD
Treatments of obesity, which relates to health problems of overweight persons. Doctors who specialize in this area are called obesity doctors or bariatric surgery doctors.
Head of department: Cancer (oncology)
GOKULA KUMAR APPALANAIDO
A disease caused by abnormal cell growth. Doctors who specialize in this area are called Cancer doctors or Surgical oncologists.
Colon and rectal surgery
Head of department: Colon and rectal surgery
WAN NAJMI WAN DAUD
Disorders of the rectum, anus, and colon. Doctors who specialize in this area are called colorectal surgeons or proctologists.
Ear Nose and Throat
Head of department: Ear Nose and Throat
EWE KHAY GUN
Conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT). Doctors who specialize in this area are called otolaryngologists or ENT doctors
Head of department: Gastroenterology
OOI BOON PHOE
Disorders of the digestive system including the pancreas and liver. Doctors who specialize in this area are called gastroenterologists.
Head of department: Medical checkup
CHAN TAH PERNG
Medical checkup refers to the general medical examination, also known as a comprehensive medical exam, periodic health evaluation, general health check, or annual physical examination.
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Head of department: Oral and maxillofacial surgery
CRI SAIFUL JORDAN
Oral and maxillofacial (OMF) surgery refers to treatments of diseases related to the mouth, face, and neck.