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Emergency Medicine


Division of Emergency Medicine was created in the year 2009. Dr.P.Swaminathan, Professor in Anaesthesiology was given as in-charge of Emergency Medicine from 21/01/2010. He has been re-designated as head of department. Head of Division is an Anesthesiologist. He underwent fellowship course in Emergency Medicine and conferred as Fellowship in Academic College of Emergency Experts in India (FACEE). Lectures of our division are qualified with MD (Emergency Medicine).

Our department is handling the Casualty (Emergency Room) and Medical ICU. The primary duty of this division is doing emergency care of all Medical, Toxicology, surgical, Orthopedic and Trauma cases reported to Emergency room (Casualty). Trauma victims are getting better care after division was established. Postgraduates are posted on shift duties for 24 hours and they are supervised by Lectures of Emergency Medicine.

Renowned faculties of Emergency Medicine were called for giving guest lectures to our postgraduates & CRRIs. We are also conducting American Heart Association (AHA) Approved training courses every six months in association with Indian Institute of Emergency Medical Service (IIEMS) who are pioneers in conducting these courses throughout India and abroad. We are encouraging our postgraduates and CRRIs to participate in the training programme.

DNB (Emergency Medicine) course approved by National Board of Examinations, New Delhi. The had given approval to admit 3 Primary (Post MBBS) and 3 secondary (Post Diploma) for this academic year 2017-2018.


Teaching Faculty of the Department

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Dr. P. Saminathan, MD,  FACEE

  Professor & Head


Dr.C.Stalin Raja, MS

 Senior  Consultant


Dr.V.Velkumar, MD



Dr.P.Thirugnanam, MD

 Senior Consultant


Dr.G.Balaji, MD

 Junior Consultant


Dr.R. Muthukumar,  MBBS,  DA

 Senior Resident


Dr.B.Vijayalakshmi,  MBBS

 Junior Resident


Dr.K Mudiyarasan,  MBBS

 Junior Resident


Dr.R. Paari, MBBS

 Junior Resident


Dr.M.Balakumar, MBBS

 Junior Resident

Programmes Offered
  • DNB