Department of General Medicine

GENERAL MEDICINE

Facilities

The department has a well equipped intensive care unit with monitors, ventilators, pulseoxymeter and hemodialysis while teaching facilities include a seminar hall with a seating capacity of 40, lecture halls with audio-visual aids and a departmental library with more than 100 books.

Services

The clinical services of the department are organised under five unit heads. The department is involved in the management of all medical cases including emergencies. Out-patient services are conducted 6 days a week and on Sundays, by rotation while In-patient services include specialist care in Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology and Nephrology. The department conducts health camps on:

  • 1st & 3rd Monday at Natekal
  • 1st Tuesday at BC Road ; 3rd Tuesday at Kadri
  • 1st & 3rd Wednesday at Boliyar
  • 1st & 3rd Thursday at Nitte

Camps are also organised in association with Rotary, Lions Club and other NGOs.

Speciality clinics

Cardiovascular clinic Monday to Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Neurology clinic Monday to Saturday 9 am to 1 pm
Nephrology clinic Monday to Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Diabetic clinic Monday to Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Hypertension clinic Wednesday 2 pm to 4 pm
Oncology clinic Monday to Saturday 9 am to 4 pm

Under the Nerekere Scheme, a majority of the investigations and treatment for patients from camps are conducted free of cost.

Faculty

Sl.No. Name Designation
1 Dr.P.S.Prakash Professor & HOD
2 Dr.Ivor Peter D’Sa Professor
3 Dr.Samaga BL. Professor
4 Dr.Ragava Sharma Professor
5 Dr.PrakashShenoy Professor
6 Dr.Sampath Kumar Professor
7 Dr.Suresh G. Professor
8 Dr.Sudeendra Rao Associate Professor
9 Dr Sham Prakash Associate Professor
10 Dr.ThanmayBhat Associate Professor
11 Dr.MahalingeshwarBhat Asst Professor
12 Dr.Janardan Kamath Asst.Professor
13 Dr. Pradeep Shneoy Asst. Professor
14 Dr. Ghanraj Kulamarva Asst. Professor
15 Dr.Vijith Shetty Assistant Professor

16 Dr.Chethan Subramanya Assistant Professor
17 Dr.Adithi Bhandary Assistant Professor
18 Dr.Supriya P.S. Assistant Professor
19 Dr.Suhan Alva Sr.Resident
20 Dr.Vivek Srivastava Sr. Resident
21 Dr.MuralidarPai Sr.Resident
22 Dr.DilipJhony Sr.Resident
23 Dr.B.K.Bhat Sr. Resident
24 Dr.NareshRai Sr.Resident
25 Dr.HaseebAman K. Sr.Resident
26 Dr.Manoj Kumar P.K. Sr.Resident
27 Dr.Shuhaib Ahmad M.A. Jr.Resident
28 Dr.Anup Menon Jr.Resident
29 Dr.Arjun R. Jr.Resident
30 Dr.Anusha Rao Jr.Resident
31 Dr.Lakshmi Nagendra Jr.Resident
32 Dr.Bhavya R. Jr.Resident
33 Dr.Asif Mohammed Salim Jr.Resident
34 Dr.Anuroop Venkatesh P. Jr.Resident
35 Dr.Murali M. Jr.Resident
36 Dr.Pratap P. Budhya Jr.Resident
37 Dr.Avinash Chowdary Jr.Resident
38 Dr. Phanisree Alaparthi Jr.Resident
39 Dr.AhamedNizar O.T Jr.Resident
40 Dr.BhargaviBotlagunta Jr.Resident
41 Dr.Chinthu Sara Jacob Jr.Resident
42 Dr.DesaiNazreen Dara Jr.Resident
43 Dr.Husamath .P Jr.Resident
44 Dr.Nanditha C N Jr.Resident
45 Dr.Prapti Reddy Jr.Resident
46 Dr.PratheekshaRai G Jr.Resident
47 Dr.akshith Shetty Jr.Resident
48 Dr.ShivakumarKatti Jr.Resident
49 Dr.Sodalagunta Mahesh Babu Jr.Resident
50 Dr.Teena Thomas Abraham Jr.Resident
51 Dr.Akhil Rahman Jr.Resident
52 Dr.AnaghaR.Auradker Jr.Resident
53 Dr.AnshChugh Jr.Resident
54 Dr.Devishri Shetty Jr.Resident
55 Dr.Nishchitha K. Jr.Resident
56 Dr.Nidhin Rabi Jr.Rersident
57 Dr.KarthikKoneru Jr.Resident
58 Dr.Prajwal K. Jr.Resident
59 Dr.Pranamya Jain G.A. Jr.Resident
60 Dr.Syed Mohammed Hussain Jr.Resident
61 Dr.V.K.Vineeth Jr.Resident
62 Dr. Vasa Susrutha Jr.Resident

Publications

  • S.Gaurish, PS Prakash, A Padmanabha Bhat, K Vimal Kumar, TP Rajeev, S Teerthanath. Tuberculosis as a cause of vesicovaginal fistula-correspondence-JAPI-April 2009, Vol. 57;342-343
  • Pandit L. Transverse myelitis spectrum disorders. Neurology India 2009; 57:126-133
  • Pandit L. Differential diagnosis of white matter diseases in the tropics. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology, 2009;12:12-21
  • Pandit L.NMO-IgG in Indian patients with Multiple Sclerosis & allied idiopathic inflammatory demyelinating disorders of the central nervous system. Multiple Sclerosis 2009; 15:S131-136

CMEs/Conferences/Seminars/Workshops conducted

  • A free cardiac and diabetic screening camp for self-help groups was organised by the KS Hegde Hospital at Queen of Apostles Convent, Vamanjoor in collaboration with Dharam Jyothi Social Centre and HML Agencies on March 22, 2009.
  • A symposium on Medicine and Surgery was conducted at the KS Hegde Hospital on March 22, 2009. Dr. LN Samaga, Physician gave a talk on Recent trends in the management of systematic hypertensions and Dr. KP Bhagavan, Surgeon spoke on Management of gastro oesophageal reflux disease


Recent Publications & other academic activities