Role model in competent compassionate Health Care


Hospital & Campus

About Us

Dr. Somervell Memorial CSI Medical College (Dr SMCSI MCH) established in 2002, attached to the Dr. Somervell Memorial Mission Hospital is at Karakonam, a village, in the southern border of the Thiruvananthapuram District of the State of Kerala. The Hospital, the Medical College and all other institutions attached are run by the South Kerala Diocese of the Church of South India (SIUC) and managed by the South Kerala Medical Mission.


To be a role model in Competent, Compassionate Health Care Delivery, with a Missionary touch, to the economically weaker sections of the soicety


Quality health care delivery to the needy with competence at affordable cost


Top Management of the Institution


Our Departments


The Cardiology department at Dr.SMCSI Medical College Karakonam is well equipped to deal with all heart problems.24 hours service is available on all days. We have a resident Cardiologist in the hospital campus.

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The department of ENT aims to reduce preventable deafness in the community along with treatment of diseases pertaining to Ear, Nose, Throat & Head & Neck.

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Our Nephrology Department is fully equipped with a team of highly qualified and dedicated professionals to treat all types of kidney diseases. We provide comprehensive in-patient consultative services including critical care management.

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Department of Pediatrics was established in the year 1996. Even before that the service to the children in the thickly populated areas including the border area of Tamil Nadu was rendered free of cost by the qualified pediatricians both in the hospital as well as by visiting their homes.

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In 1998, cataract, a problem that rural community faced in a worst way. The economic strategy of our population didn’t allow them to access the health care facilities and that was not a feasible ...

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Community Medicine

Department of community medicine is actively involved in the academic, research and field activities. The department is well equipped with fully furnished staff rooms, demonstration rooms, and library cum seminar room, museum, research laboratory and store.

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General Medicine

Department of Medicine is headed by Dr. S. Gopakumar Retired from Government Medical College, Trivandrum, who joined here on 01.06.2009. There are three Medicine Professors, Dr. Annamma Chacko Retired fromGovernmentMedicalCollege...

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History of Evolution of the Institution


Mission Hospital


School of Nursing


Medical College


College of Nursing


Paramedical Institutes


PG Courses

Broad Speciality

Our Latest News

Our Special Initiatives


The first official Dr. S.M.C.S.I. Medical College alumini meet Karakonam.


Eye Donation is believed that there are about 1 million people with corneal blindness in India. Transplantation of the diseased cornea with a normal transparent cornea can restore useful vision to these unfortunate people useful vision

KRIPA Safe Pain

Palliative Care Programme (Karakonam Initiative in Palliative Assistance - KRIPA)

IMA Karakkonam

IMA Karakonam branch was started on 2006 as the 99th branch of Kerala State IMA