Vijaya Hospital is one among the earliest private hospitals to come into being in the city, which is the first of the three hospitals of the Vijaya Medical & Educational Trust was started in 1972 with just 60 beds and 125 staff. It was founded by Shri. B. Nagi Reddy, when he was the Managing Director of Vijaya Vauhini Studio one of the most reputed film producing studios in the country. Due to the facilities offered and the quality of service rendered, the hospital has steadily grown in size as well as popularity resulting in expansion, which has become a matter of continuous necessity. Vijaya hospital by its untiring medical service has grown in size as well as popularity. Vijaya hospital now consists of 300 beds and 9 operating theatres. All the latest medical & surgical services and allied speciality services including Ophthalmology, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Pediatrics, Neonatology, Dentistry, Otorhinolaryngology, and Urology are now available at the Vijaya Hospital. The Madras University, Medical Council of India and National Board of Examination have recognized the Vijaya Hospital for Post-graduate studies.