Tertiary care is provided in this institution for the impairments of the feet and hands of leprosy patients. Thousands of patients’ needs are catered to every year as out-patients and in-patients.
Reconstructive surgeries are done at Karigiri Hospital and at St Joseph’s Hospital, Chettipatti, Salem.
Patient-prioritized holistic care plans are implemented in all new patients in a multidisciplinary approach.
Under ALM project titled “Better Social Participation” the following objectives have been implemented:
Reduction in recurrent ulcers
Prevention of first ulcer
Community based rehabilitation.