General Medicine

Internal medicine or general medicine is the medical specialty expertise with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. General Medicine is a fundamental speciality and it’s approach  is sought by all super specialities. The consultant faculty comprises of highly trained senior physicians. The doctors provide highest quality of comprehensive healthcare services to patients that are facilitated by access to vast array of technologies, investigations and resources and modify according to patient need.The Department of General Medicine is making a coordinated effort in meeting the challenges of bacterial resistance in neuro ICU and Inaptient care. The physicians are thus gearing up to formulate an antibiotic policy for the hospital and adapt to the changing paradigm of internal medicine.

The care and services provided are:

  • Preventive health check-ups
  • Prevention of diseases
  • Management of chronic disorders and Treatment of hospitalised patients
  • Management of chronic and complex multisystem diseases
  • Providing patient centred medical care
  • Optimizing Patient needs and treatment with best Evidence based Medicine
  • Management of patients with extensive clinical needs
  • Pre-operative clinic for optimizing medical co-morbidities and provision of peri-operative support in patients undergoing surgery
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol

 Conscientious efforts are being made to shift from “Empirical based medicine to Evidence based medicine”.The practice of evidence-based medicine means integrating individual clinical expertise with the best available clinical evidence from systematic research