Dr. Pathrose Parathuvayalil Group (PPG) is a Kerala based organization with core focus on Health Care segment. PPG’s flagship establishment is Parathuvayalil Hospital & Orthopaedic Centre. Located at Keezhillam near Perumbavoor, Cochin, this is the first ISO 9001:2000 certified Ayurveda Hospital in India. Govt. of India has approved the hospital as Gurukulam for Ayurveda graduates to pursue advanced studies in Orthopedics. Other prominent companies under the group include: PAM Labs India Healthcare (P) Ltd, Ortho Care Products (P) Ltd. & Herbix India Marketing. PAM Labs, the Ayurveda medicine manufacturing has many firsts to its credit, such as, sophisticated de-mineralization plant, hypothermic fermentation chambers and a dedicated pre-processing plant to ensure total hygiene and dust free processing area. Ortho Care manufactures the industry leading ‘Action Crepe’ brand of crepe bandages. The company’s flagship product is In-Shape Elastic Abdominal Binder. Herbix India is responsible for the marketing and distribution of the various products manufactured by the company globally.