About Medindia

Medindia is a leading provider of online health information and services to consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals and corporations globally through its websites, applications, product and service offerings.

Medindia's mission is to empower consumers and healthcare professionals globally with authentic, accurate, timely and customized health information and tools to better manage their health, provide better care to patients, and lead healthier and happier lives.

Medindia was founded and is led by a team of eminent doctors and professionals. It was originally conceived in 1997 as the Medical Computer Society of India (MCSI), with the social mission of educating consumers about health and providing physicians and professionals with the tools to leverage technology and the internet to improve healthcare. In order to further MCSI's mission, Medindia was launched as a separate website in 2001, and has grown steadily since its inception.

Medindia is privately owned and operated by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. – with headquarters in Chennai, India and representative marketing offices in USA and UK. It is supported by a highly qualified and experienced team of doctors, healthcare professionals, content researchers, writers, editors, designers, developers and analysts.


Medindia attracts millions of visitors each month from over 230 countries around the world. Today, Medindia ranks among the top sites globally and in India/South Asia. The following are our traffic rankings as measured and certified by Alexa and Quantcast – which are independent providers of site analytics:

Ranked as the top Health website in their Health category in Asia (Alexa)

Alexa Traffic Rank : Global rank is 5826, India Rank is 599, USA Rank is 5713.

Quantcast Ranking : India rank is 22, and USA rank is 5081.

Content Highlights:

Medindia's content covers a broad spectrum of health topics from A to Z and is updated daily in a variety of formats including - health articles, news, in-depth special reports, interactive health calculators, polls, quizzes, animations, slides and videos. Other topics cover areas such as lifestyle and wellness, diet and nutrition, as well as Yoga and Alternative Medicine .

In addition, Medindia has one of the most comprehensive databases of information on Indian drugs and pricing including data on both brand names and generic equivalents. The data is compiled and updated on a daily basis and is a great resource for both consumers and professionals. It also has one of the largest collections of healthcare directories containing names, addresses and other details of doctors, hospitals, chemists, medical colleges, pharmaceutical companies, ambulance services, blood banks, eye banks and NGOs. All information is presented in a user friendly and easily searchable format.

Health Applications:

In addition to Medindia’s comprehensive content on health and wellness, Medindia offers a range of health applications for both consumers and healthcare professionals.