Kuantan Specialist Hospital (KSH) is a subsidiary of KPJ Healthcare Berhad (KPJHB). The hospital was incorporated as Kuantan Specialist Center Sdn. Bhd. On 20 October 1981 and started operation on 1 December 1986. It changed its name to Kuantan Specialist Hospital Sdn. Bhd in 1987. The hospital was taken over by Johor Corporation on 18 December 1990, and managed by Kumpulan Perubatan Johor Healthcare Berhad. After the corporate restructuring exercise of the company, KSH now is under KPJHB since November 2002.
KSH is located along Jalan Alor Akar, about 1 km from Kuantan town center. It is situated in Taman Kuantan, the first modern residential area in the town and only about 5 minutes drive from the famous leisure holiday area, Teluk Cempedak.
Kuantan Specialist Hospital (KSH) is the first private specialist hospital operated in the East Coast and also the first private hospital to achieve ISO 9002 Certification on Nursing Services and other support services in the East Coast. We offer comprehensive medical services 24 hours a day. Presently KSH is operating with 18 consultants from these disciplines; Anaesthesiology, Cardiology, ENT, General Surgeon, Internal Medicine, Neurosurgeon, O&G, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics and Radiologist. To support the consultant practice, KSH is also equipped with facilities such as Pharmacy, Laboratory, Cathlab / Angiogram, 64 Slice CT Scanner, Ultrasound, Mammogram (Stereotactic Biopsy), General X-Ray, Dialysis, Operating Theatre, Accident & Emergency Unit (24 hours), Physiotherapy, ICU/CCU. In year of 2004, KSH become the first private hospital in East Coast with Cathlab Facility by our own Cardiologist and MRI unit. In January 2009, KSH become the first hospital in the state with high-end 64-slice CT Scanner. KSH is presently a 77 beddeds hospital in the ranging from 5 bedded rooms to single (deluxe) and VIP rooms.
In KSH, we are committed in providing quality healthcare and uphold our motto 'Healing and Caring' to ensure that we will be your preferred healthcare provider.