Coimbatore’s Orthopedic Monarch Passed Away!

Dr. Shanmuganathan, esteemed Chairman of Ganga Hospital, father of Dr Rajasabapathy and Dr Rajsekaran passed away today at 4:50 pm at the age of 92. His legacy as a medical visionary, philanthropist, and advocate for education leaves an indelible mark on society.

Dr. Shanmuganathan’s leadership at Ganga Hospital elevated it to international recognition for medical excellence. His passion for education, especially for women, led to the establishment of Ganga Institute of Health Sciences (GIHS) in 2006.

Apart from his medical achievements, he held a Ph.D. in Tamil literature, showcasing his interdisciplinary interests.