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This page contains detailed information of how to contact the PMR department at CMC Vellore and links to the main PMR web pages.


Links to the rest of the PMR web pages are in the column to the left. Hover over (mouse over / move the mouse over) the titles and see more information about the page - double click on the page you want.

Job Opportunities in PMR

Vacancies arise within the PMR department at regular intervals. Medical, OT, Physio, speech therapy, orthotics and prosthetic posts and internships are all handled by the principal's Office. Contact details below.

Contact Information

If there is any other information you would like about services for people with disabilities that are provided within PMR then please contact us and we will try to help. We hope this information is accurate; if you have any additional information that may be useful or spot any mistakes, please let us know. Thank you.


How to Book Appointments and Register

The way you can Book appointments changed in June 2010.

You can phone & pay by credit card when you book. You can post a request with payment. You can visit the hospital, pay and book. Details are given here.

Appointments and Registering by visiting the hospital

You can come to the hospital and register or book an appointment. You can pay by cash, CHRIS card or credit card. You may have to wait a few days for the appointment. For some departments there is a wait of a few weeks. New and returning patients can book this way.

Appointments and Registering by Phone

You may phone the Appointments Call Center any day, at the time shown below. New and returning patients can book this way. You need to tell us

the departments to see, private or general, date of visit, Hospital number if you have one etc. Here is the number to phone for an appointment.

Please note:You need to PAY by CREDIT CARD when you book the appointment by phone.

All credit cards with the VISA emblem are now accepted.

Day Time Telephone

Monday - Friday

7 am to 9.30 pm

0416 228 8000


7 am to 7 pm


10am to 2pm

Appointments when you Come Back to CMC - Book Online

Patients coming back to CMC and who have a CMC hospital number can book appointments online. Payment is by credit card or the CHRIS card (CMC cash card).


Questions about your appointment?

If you have any questions later about the appointment you booked you can ring them:

Day Time Telephone

Monday - Saturday

8 am to 4.30 pm

0416 - 228 8000
0416 - 307 8000
0416 - 228 1616

Sorry, you cannot ring on Sundays.


You can email or write a letter (see the address above) if you have queries.


PMR Patient enquiries

For Patient care enquiries for PMR: please contact Dr. Debbie Skeil:


Job and internship enquiries

Enquiries about working as a doctor, therapist or nurse and internship enquires: please contact the principal's Office:


Office Phones

The numbers into the hospital and college have Direct Inward Dialling. Callers can get most telephone extensions inside the hospital without using the operators.

The code for India is 91, the Vellore area code is (0)416.
Simply dial 228 then the extension you need.
If you need operator assistance then dial 228 4000.

PMR Office


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
general enquiries, medical OPD & speech therapists







Occupational Therapy





Prosthetics and Orthotics Office


Rehabilitation Institute

Main Office


Nurses station ground floor

4302 / 4506

Nurses station, first floor

4580 / 4544

Movement Analysis Lab (Gait Lab)


Eg Ringing Rehabilitation Institute Office from India:   0416 3072158 or 0416 4212158


Public Relations Office (PRO)

If you have queries that are not related to PMR but are about other services within the hospital, then the PRO may be able to help

+91 416 228 2014

Postal Addresses

PMR doctors Outpatient clinics, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, the Prosthetics and Orthotics main workshop and speech and language therapy are all based in the main hospital:

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Christian Medical College, Vellore. 632004. India

The Rehabilitation Institute, Movement Analysis Lab (Gait Lab), the social workers and the nurses, therapists (OT, physio, psychologist and speech therapists) who work in the Rehab Institute are all based on a separate site in the college at Bagayam.

Rehabilitation Institute
Christian Medical College, Bagayam. 632002. India

We hope this information is accurate; if you have any additional information that may be useful or spot any mistakes, please let us know.


Last Edited Sept 2010

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Website