Institute of Health Sciences was founded in 1995 for the treatment of all speech and hearing defects. It promotes professional, medical, health and rehabilitation education in the city of Bhubaneswar
. The degree programs are practical oriented. Seminars, workshops and clinical conferences are organized for the students. The institute organizes screening programs in public schools for speech and hearing defects. Diagnostic camps and public awareness campaigns are the other activities. There are hostel, library and placement services for students.
Biju Patnaik Airport is the nearest airport and Bhubaneswar Railway Station is the nearest railway station.