The Department of Internal Medicine caters to a wide spectrum of medical problems encompassing both communicable and non-communicable diseases. In today’s age wherein multiple illnesses may coexist, the importance of the department cannot be emphasized enough. With a variety of sub-speciality care available at the hospital, there needs to be a supervised integration of different aspects of patient management so as to avoid any overlap or contradictions between the care advised by different specialities. The department of Internal Medicine is the core department where the final plan of care is formulated for each patient after carefully adding the inputs from other departments so that it is best suited for each individual patient’s need. This is thanks to the vastly experienced and eminent faculty in the department who follow Evidence based Medical practices and strive to provide up-to-date standard of care. Over the years several grateful patients have received efficient care and the personal touch provided ensures that they continue to be on regular long term follow up.
The department of Internal Medicine offers high quality medical care, comprehensive and holistic assessment and management of all acute and chronic medical illnesses. The department strives to maintain the high standards of patients care and well-being. The Medicine department aims to maintain excellence with regards to patient safety, diagnostic and therapeutic clinical work and research activities in an empathetic and ethical manner .The department is connected with an NABL approved lab and emergency and ICU services. The following are the diseases covered.
All infectious diseases- Acute and Chronic like COVID19, Dengue , Typhoid , Malaria, Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, Influenza, filariasis Pyrexia of unknown origin etc.
Non Communicable Diseases such as Diabetes Mellitus , Hypertension, Hyper-lipidemia, Obesity, Thyroid disorders, Metabolic Syndrome, non interventional cardiology etc.
Adult Hematology – Anemia, Immune thrombocytopenic purpura etc.
Rheumatological diseases – Rheumatoid arthritis, SLE etc
Lifestyle disorders and addictions such as Nicotine, Alcohol Abuse
Screening and health check-up services/ pre-employment health check up
Adult immunisation Clinic
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment and management
In-patient services and referrals including pre-operative check-ups.
In-patient Rehabilitative services
Dedicated POST-COVID Clinic.
Treatment & Procedures
- Parenteral and oral antimicrobials like antibiotics, antimalarials, anti helminthic, antivirals and anti fungal agents. COVID treatment of all categories of severity
- Oral antidiabetic agents, insulin, thyroxine, antihypertensives, heart failure treatment
- High dose Pulse steroid therapy, Transfusion of all blood components
- Immunomodulators and DMARDS
- Counselling sessions, anti delirium tremens therapy
- All adult vaccines
Dr. Karthik Badarayan V
Paediatrics Consultant Rhematologist MBBS, M.D. (Pediatrics), FIPR (Fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology)
Years of experience
2.5 million +