Colaco Hospital was started by Late Dr. Lydia Colaco in the year 1955. Dr. Lydia Colaco was South India’s highest qualified lady medical practitioner. Colaco Hospital is the first private hospital of Mangalore and is committed to provide high-quality comprehensive speciality services focused on meeting the health care needs of the local population. The hospital boasts of a 250 bedded, state of the art multi speciality unit with a built up area of 40,000 sq.ft. spread over 22,000 sq.ft. of land in the heart of the city.