Nakhchivan State University has been training specialists on medicine since 1999 and the hospital within the medical department of the university has been operating since 2001. The hospital includes three departments: pediatrics, therapy and surgery.
The thirty-bed hospital is well - facilitated for the examination and treatment of patients. Up today hundreds of patients have been treated and numerous surgery operations have been performed in the hospital.
The hospital also provides a wide range of educational possibilities. Medical students of the university have some of their practical classes in the hospital.
At different times distinguished scientists and physicians from abroad visited the medical department and hospital, had exchange of experiences, delivered lectures and participated in the examination and treatment of patients.
The hospital is headed by the senior doctor Yashar Rza Oghlu Rzayev.