KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) – Private Hospital and Medical Facilities in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) has a reputation of being a customer-focused healthcare provider. ISH a member of the KPJ Group of Hospitals, was initially formed by a group of 16 specialists in 1981 with 100 beds. The takeover by Johor Corporation, formerly known as Johor State Economic Development Corporation (JSEDC), led ISH to greater heights. ISH is now a multi-disciplinary tertiary care hospital that offers many diverse services all in one location. The hospital is listed together with another sister hospital, Johor Specialist Hospital, as KPJ Healthcare Berhad on the main board of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange since November 1994.

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) Facilities and Services

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH)Accidents & Emergencies Unit / 24 hour Outpatient Clinic
This unit operates on a 24 hour, 7 days a week basis. It also functions as a 24 hour outpatients clinic manned by a Medical Officer.

Diagnostic Centre
The unit is fully equipped for various diagnostic investigations. This includes facilities for:

  • Cardiac Diagnostic
  • Treadmill stress test
  • Echocardiography
  • TEE (Transesphageal Echocardiography)
  • Stress Echo
  • Holter (24 hours ECG monitor)
  • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Vitalograph (Lung Function Test)
  • Fibre Optic Endoscopy
  • Gastrocopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Neurophysiology
  • EEG (Electroencephography)
  • EMG (Electromyograph)
  • Nerve Conduction Study
  • Visual Evoked Potential
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potential
  • Somato Sensory Evoked Potential

Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology)
The radiology department is fully equipped with the latest facilities which includes:

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanner
  • CT – Scanner
  • Digital Fluoro X-Ray Machine
  • Mammography X-Ray Machine
  • Ultrasound Machine
  • General X-Ray Machine

Dietary Counseling
Catering Department:

  • Preparing food for both inpatients and visitors
  • Menus are constantly changed to meet the customers satisfaction
  • Inpatient & outpatient counseling
  • Planning of menus
  • Community services such as giving public talks, antenatal classes and education programs

Since its inception in 1992, Ipoh Specialist Centre’s Renal Dialysis Unit has become one of the most reputable Dialysis Units in Perak.

Cardio Thoracic Intensive Care / Intensive Care / Coronary Care Unit

  • ICU / CCU – 10 bedded
  • CICU – 3 bedded
  • Acute Critical Nursing
  • Neonatal Nursing
  • Post Cardio Thoracic Surgery
  • Safe and Secure Environment
  • Well Equipped With Modern Facilities
  • Dedicated and Specialised Medical and Nursing Team

Clinical & Pathology Laboratory
The laboratory offers the following facilities:

  • Clinical biochemistry
  • Haematology
  • Blood bank facilities
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology / Serology
  • All assays and tests carried out are controlled by both internal quality control and external assessment schemes.

Maternity Unit
The Maternity Unit in ISH has 35 beds and the Delivery Suite has 6 first stage beds and 4 labour rooms. It is well equipped with modern facilities with the option of Epidural Anaesthesia for all patients.

Operation Theatre
Types of surgeries offered include:

  • Cardiac surgery
  • Ear, nose and throat surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmic surgery
  • Oral maxillary surgery
  • Orthopaedic & trauma surgery
  • Paediatric surgery
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Urological surgery

The pharmacy provides a comprehensive range of pharmaceutical items. The services include:

  • Drug information
  • Patient counseling
  • Outpatient pharmacy services and over-the-counter sales
  • Inpatient pharmacy services – unit dispensing, range of drugs include cytotoxics and parenteral nutritions.

Conditions that can benefit from physiotherapy includes:

  • Musculoskeletal Problems (e.g. back, neck & shoulder pain)
  • Orthopaedic Problems (e.g. stiffness, muscle waiting & weakness following fracture)
  • Degenerative Joint Disease (e.g. arthritis)
  • Soft Tissues Injuries (e.g. ligamental problem, muscle strains & sprains)
  • Acute and Chronic Respiratory Conditions (e.g. asthma & bronchitis)
  • Strokes and other Neurological conditions (e.g. head injuries)
  • Geriartric Problems (mobility problems)
  • Paediatric Problems (e.g. chest infection, torticollis)
  • Antenata/Postnatal
  • Pre & Post-operative Problems

Treatments available includes:

  • Exercise regimes
  • Electrotherapy modalities
  • Mobilization
  • Ice therapy
  • Traction
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Treatment massage
  • Ante/post natal exercise

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) Clinical Disciplines

  • Anaesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
  • Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Oncology & Radiotherapy
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
  • Paediatric Medicine
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Urology

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) Room Rates

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KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) Visiting Hours

Your family and friends are welcome to visit you during your stay here at the following times:

7.00 a.m. – 8.00 a.m.
12.00 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.
4.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m.

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH) Contact Details

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital (ISH)

26, Jalan Raja Dihilir,
30350 Ipoh,
Perak Darul Ridzuan,

05-240 8777
05-241 8777
05-241 5762
05-241 5804

Accident & Emergency: 05-2408759

Fax: 05-254 1388

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