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General Surgery

The department of general surgery in the hospital is well equipped to deal with all general surgical elective and emergency cases. It function as a team of 5 professors,4 associates,5 assistant surgeons, 4 senior residents, 14 postgraduates
Totally 120 inpatient bed are provided for the department with well equipped operation theatres. Around 200 outpatients are treated daily with minimum of 20 admissions on each day
Super specialties like urology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery and hand surgery, endocrine surgery working with general surgery with inter departmental coordination.

Academic activities for UGs and PGs

  • Daily theory and clinical classes
  • Weekly symposium supervised by senior professor
  • Weekly test for final years
  • Video demonstration of important surgery monthly twice
  • Clinical test at the end of clinical postings
  • Model clinical exams for final years before completion 
  • General clinics on every week


  • hands on training in suturing techniques
  • surgeries for minor tumours and swellings
  • first aid to emergency surgical patients


  • Academic and clinical discussion daily
  • Hands on training by professor, associate professor, assistant professor
  • Monthly topic wise test
  • Monthly journal club
  • Monthly clinical society meeting
  • Integrated teaching classes monthly
  • Research methodology classes for fresh PG batch  
  • Endo training classes weekly twice
  • Surgical audit  kept every month, difficult cases were discussed and measures to prevent pitfalls were taken
  • Symposium every month

intercollegiate academic activities

  • intercollegiate CSEs every 6 months  
  • ‘SURGENIOUS’ quiz program annually for intercollegiate of south India

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