Top 10 Private Hospitals in Malaysia (Featuring The Best)
Hospitals… the one place that everyone dreads stepping into. But you have no choice when you’re sick or injured and need treatment. Hospitals are the only place that provides that and more.
Every hospital has one thing in common; they treat people. So what makes them different, you ask? Well… the services, the expertise of its doctors and nurses, the cleanliness of the hospitals and so on and so forth that will decide whether your experience at the hospital is comfortable or not.
Which is why we came up with this article to help you to decide which hospital is best for you! In no particular order, tthese are our opinions on the top 10 private hospitals in Malaysia!
1. Prince Court Medical Center
If you have money to spare and want the best view to accompany your stay in the hospital, Prince Court Medical Center is the best choice for you. In some rooms, you will be able to see the Petronas Twin Tower directly from your window view. How cool is that!?
The hospital’s expertise is in anesthesiology, cancer surgery, cardiology, ENT, and even pediatric surgery. Their procedure details are made accessible on their website, which is a bonus since most of our worries lie in the fact we don’t know what the treatment procedures are.
2. Beacon Hospital
Beacon Hospital is a cancer specialist hospital located in Jalan Templer, Selangor. They provide cancer treatment for bone & joint, brain & spine, cancer, eye, men and women’s health, wellness, and research.
This hospital is the first to use Varian Halcyon 2.0 Radiotherapy in Southeast Asia, one of the latest medical machines today. This is used to treat cancer patients through targeted lasers without the pain and foreseeable errors of having traditional surgery.
3. Gleneagles Penang
Gleneagles Hospital Penang is a modern tertiary care private hospital strategically located in the heart of Penang island. It was established in July 1973 as the first private hospital in Penang and was formerly known as Penang Medical Centre (PMC).
With a bed capacity of 360 providing full facilities and services, this modern design setting and state-of-the-art facilities hospital continues to provide remarkable healthcare and high-quality service to enhance their patients’ comfort. It has more than 60 resident consultants and 20 non-resident consultants, supported by more than 900 employees (comprising nurses, allied health personnel and support staff).
4. Assunta Hospital
Assunta Hospital has been offering medical attention since 1954. With over 80 specialists and 69 years of experience, the 245-bedded Assunta Hospital is now a technologically advanced multidisciplinary hospital.
Assunta Hospital has been reviewed by more than 5,000 people and has been rated 4.8 star out of 5, making this hospital one of the highest reviewed private hospital in Malaysia. Assunta has recently been awarded Malaysia Health & Wellness Award 2022 – Nursing Category.
Address: Assunta Hospital, Jalan Templer, 46990 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Phone Number: +603-7872 3000
Website: Assunta Hospital
5. KPJ Sabah Specialist Hospital
KPJ Sabah Specialist Hospital is part of KPJ Healthcare Berhad’s network of private hospitals in Malaysia. Their other hospitals are in Johor, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Damansara, and 20 more other locations you can visit if you are not from Sabah.
KPJ Sabah Specialist Hospital is the Preferred Healthcare Provider with more than 60 specialists of multidisciplinary specialties and subspecialties. The hospital has a capacity of more than 260 beds with a comprehensive range of services and facilities.
6. Columbia Asia
Accredited by the Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH), its modern medical facilities & highly skilled doctors & staff provide medical diagnostics, treatment & excellent patient care.
In 2007, Columbia Asia Hospital – Puchong opened in Bandar Puteri, Puchong. It is accessible easily from the neighborhoods of Sunway, Subang Jaya, Shah Alam, Cyberjaya and Kinrara. The hospital has over 30 doctors, 150 Nursing and Paramedical personnel and was accredited by the Malaysian Society for Quality of Health in 2011.
7. Pantai Hospital Penang
Established in 1997, Pantai Hospital Penang (formerly known as Hospital Pantai Mutiara) is a 190-bedded specialist hospital strategically located in the bustling satellite town of Bayan Baru, just a 30-minute drive from the city of Georgetown.
Its proximity to the Penang International Airport and the Penang Bridge (1st and 2nd link) makes Pantai Hospital Penang a healthcare centre of choice both among medical tourists and locals.
8. Golden Horses Health Sanctuary (GHHS)
GHHS Healthcare is a health division under Country Heights Holding Berhad. It’s a one stop hub for one’s wellness needs that is infused with both Eastern and Western Medical Treatment Methods.
GHHS Healthcare was established in 2001 as a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, as Malaysia’s FIRST dedicated preventive health screening center, to advocate the philosophy of “Prevention is better than cure”.
9. Penang Adventist Hospital
Established in 1924 by Dr. J. Earl Gardner and now a tertiary healthcare institution providing global healthcare for the Malaysian and international community.
The Penang Adventist Hospital (PAH) is part of an International Adventist Network of some 600 not-for-profit hospitals, clinics and dispensaries worldwide. From its humble beginnings, PAH has continuously grown to become a tertiary healthcare centre for the Malaysian community and International visitors.
10. Ipoh Specialist Hospital
KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital is known in Perak as one of the premier in providing healthcare services to the community in May 1978. KPJ Ipoh then ISC (Ipoh Specialist Centre) started with 75 beds.
KPJ Ipoh was listed in the Main Board of Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE) as KPJ Healthcare Berhad in November 1994 together with another sister hospital, Johor Specialist Hospital now KPJ Johor. Till date the hospital has grown in leaps and bounds with 275 beds capacity.
Recap of The Top Private Hospitals in Malaysia
- Prince Court Medical Center
- Beacon Hospital
- Gleneagles Penang
- Assunta Hospital
- KPJ Sabah Specialist Hospital
- Columbia Asia
- Pantai Hospital Penang
- Golden Horses Health Sanctuary (GHHS)
- Penang Adventist Hospital
- Ipoh Specialist Hospital