Opened in 1996, Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur (GKL), formerly known as Gleneagles Intan Medical Center, is located in the heart of metropolitan Kuala Lumpur. This 330-bed tertiary-care hospital provides a complete range of medical specialties with more than 100 physicians, state-of-the-art facilities, multilingual staff, and five-star ambiance. An in-house risk- and quality-assessment team continually supervises and maintains GKL’s high-quality healthcare delivery with an emphasis on patient safety. GKL was accredited by JCI in 2010 and by the Malaysian Society for Quality in Health in 2003.
The hospital’s imaging systems include multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT), 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), Biplane Flat Detector Cardiac Angiography System, Doppler ultrasound, fluoroscopy, digital mammography, bone densitometry, orthopantomography, and general radiography. Specialized programs at GKL include the Cardiac Diagnostic and Interventional Laboratory, Health Screening Center, Endoscopy Center, Rehabilitation Center, Diabetes Care Center, and Women’s Wellness Center.
GKL welcomes more than 15,000 international patients each year and has served patients from more than 30 countries from the US to the UK, Korea to Japan, and the Middle East to Indonesia. Its International Business Development Department provides a broad range of assistance for the specific needs of an ever-increasing number of medical travelers, starting before arrival.
Last updated on 20 July 2011
Get to Know Your Hospital or Clinic
Once you’ve chosen a date and destination for your treatment, you’ll be wise to do some additional sleuthing, beginning with your treatment center. Although detail-driven, this investigation is not as daunting as it sounds, and most of your research involves simple fact-checking.