Department of General Medicine

“The wide array of health problems are being dealt by this department ranging from common infectious diseases to occult malignancies and other inborn metabolic rare disease.”

Department of Internal Medicine plays a pivotal role in the academic and health care services like any other tertiary level medical institution, requiring investigation, diagnosis and management at both outpatient and inpatient facilities.

Department also cater to the emergency medical services of the hospital through Casuality and medical intensive care units.

Internal medicine department is one of the broad medical specialties where undergraduate and post graduate training in clinical medicine is undergoing with services seeking from other super specialties like Neurology, Cardiology, Nephrology, Gastro medicine, Psychiatry, respiratory medicine and dermatology.

So the medical problems are well unfolded to the young budding graduates and postgraduates in a scientific way, under the guidance of well experienced clinicians.

 

RESEARCH

The Department of Internal Medicine at PKDIMS is envisioned to foster Research activity by adopting a multidisciplinary approach. Department is aiming at exploring the epidemiological and pathophysiological aspects of various medical disorders using the state of are techniques available at the central research labs.

WHO HEADS

Department of Internal medicine at PKDIMS is headed by clinician Prof. Dr. Manohar R Graduated from TDMC Alappuzha in 1987 and Postgraduation in MD (General Medicine) in 1995 from JNMC Belgam. Started working as assistant prof in AIMS Kochi in 2002. Became professor in 2011. resigned in 2015 October. Joined as Professor in Medicine DMWIMS Wayanad (worked there for 1 Year) 2019-2020. Worked as professor in General Medicine from 2020-2022 September at MOSC Kolanchery.

Skills

At the end of the course the student shall be able to:

Awards & Accolades

Today the hospital is recognized as a world renowned institution, not only providing outstanding care and treatment, but improving the outcomes for all through a comprehensive medical research. For over 20 years, our hospital has touched lives of millions of people, and provide care and treatment for the sickest in our community including rehabilitation and aged care.

IMA India Awards

Honoring excellence in innovation.

Harvard Gold Medal

Research in Cardiology at Harvard, USA.

India Medical Prize

International Cancer Society India, New Delhi.

UK National Prize

Achieved UK National Medical Price in the year of 2010.

Medical Rating for Anatomy

The medical rating is calculating based in the functionality and  individual branches performances, but mostly its review and feed backs are to be considered for getting better rating. The medical council will evaluate all the aspects of services and facilities to ensure the quality of education to students.

Investigations

Anantomy Appearance 09
Cardiac Anatomy 07
Anatomy Techniques 85
Generic Anatomy 78
Nuclear Anatomy 94
Neuro Anatomy 82

Treatments

Colonoscopy 93
Allergy testing 76
Gastroscopy 78
Bronchoscopy 92
Cardiac Ablation 86
Holter monitoring 83

The Facilities

Out Patient Department

The outpatient facilities includes well furnished, comfortable waiting areas for the patients.  The reception team takes care of the patients till they receive the consultation. There are 04 examination rooms for patients and one demonstration room for students. In addition there is separate ECG room and 2 injection rooms.

In Patient Service

Round the clock service of senior consultants available for the in patients. Well-furnished general wards separately for males and females, along with well-furnished private rooms. All basic facilities like Examination room, Treatment room, ward Pantry, and storerooms are available. Clinical demonstration rooms for students and well-furnished rooms for Resident doctors are attached to each ward. A separate accommodation facility is available for all faculties inside the department.

Free Medical Camps

We conduct free medical camps in rural areas regularly detect undiagnosed and rare cases to help the community and an exposure to the young budding doctors.

Emergency Cases

Please feel welcome to contact our friendly reception staff with any general or medical enquiry call us.

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday 8.00 – 7:00 pm
Saturday 9.00 – 8.00 pm
Sunday 10.00 – 9.00 pm

Our Medical HOD Professors

Our professional and well experienced professors and educational
staffs all have exceptional experience and trained skills under various
medical departments and its treatment.

Dr. Jagathlal P. C.

Dr. Jagathlal P. C. MBBS. MD Department of Biochemistry

Dr. Arati Anand Amin

Dr. Arati Anand Amin graduated from Govt. Medical College, Bangalore, and she completed Master Degree in Physiology from Manipal University.

Dr. P. K. Ramakrishnan

Dr. P. K. Ramakrishnan graduated from All India Medical Science, New Delhi, completed master in Anatomy from Harvard University.