NU Hospitals Logo
Dr. Kumar Prabhu
Dr. Kanthiraj M R MBBS, MD (Gen. Medicine) Director, NU Hospitals. Consultant Physician, KM NU Hospitals, Ambur, Tamil Nadu.

Dr Kanthiraj is the Founder of KM Hospitals at Ambur in 1969 and has served the people in & around Ambur with his exemplary medical and philanthropic services for the last 50 years.
He is now the Director of NU Hospitals and brings with him a rich experience in managing personnel and as an able administrator. He was also the Secretary and Correspondent of The Hindu Higher Secondary School, Ambur, with 8000 children for 33 years and is currently the Chairman of the same. He has held numerous positions in the Indian Medical Association and the Lions Club International. He is a proud recipient of the “Change Maker award” of the Dr.MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu for 2012.

Professional Qualifications:

  • MBBS: Kasturba Medical College, Manipal (1959-1964)
  • MD (Internal Medicine): CMC Medical College and Hospital, Vellore (1965-68)


  • English
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Kannada

Area of Expertise:

  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Gastroenteritis (Food poisoning)
  • Routine health check-up
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Professional memberships:

    Indian Medical Association

    Public Notice: NU Hospitals would like to inform the general public that NU Hospitals practices all organ transplants in accordance with The Transplantation of Human Organs Act 1994.
    NU Hospitals do not buy or sell any organ and seriously condemn the act. NU Hospitals do not by any nature seek your personal information such as name, telephone, address or banking details for any purpose.