IIT Hyderabad located in the premises of Ordnance Factory Estate, Yeddumailaram, and is serviced by a 50 bedded Ordnance Factory Hospital (OFH). It provides secondary level health care in five specialties, like General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anesthesiology and Pathology. Apart from the above, some Honorary Specialists are visiting the Hospital on certain days in a week in the following specialties: Pediatrics, ENT, Opthomology, Dentistry, Untra-Sonalogy, and Cardiology. Radiology and other imaging investigations, Untra-Sonography Facility and Upper-Gastro Intestinal Endoscope facilities are available in the Ordnance Factory Hospital. The clinical laboratory is equipped with Semi-Automatic Blood Analyzer capable of doing all bio-chemical investigations and certain immunology investigations. Facilities to perform Bacteriologic Investigations, like culture and sensitivity tests, are also available. The Ordnance Factory Hospital provides round the clock emergency care facility with one Medical Officer physically present in the Hospital. The patients who require territory health care are being referred to hospitals in Hyderabad city, which are within one hour range, the closest one being the BHEL hospital, about 45 minutes from campus.
The OFH is situated opposite the Market area, just a few minutes walk from the Institute. To be eligible for treatment at the OFH, students and staff from IIT have to register at the Hospital and then will receive their Medical Booklet. This process just takes a few minutes. All one needs is a proof of Identity (usually ones' IIT Identity Card) provided by the Institute. If anybody wants to visit the hospital for any kind of treatment, they have to carry their Medical Booklet and follow the timings of the Hospital prepared for Out Patients. The Out-Patient Department (OPD) timings are 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm from Monday to Friday. On Saturday, the OPD is available only in the morning. The Medical booklet helps any student/staff from IIT Hyderabad to have access to free Medical tests and treatment recommended by any doctor of the OFH.