Department of Medicine

History

  • Medicine department existed since the time Dr. A.L. Nair started this hospital in memory of his mother in 1925. Initially there were 4 clinical units, which by 1969 expanded into 6 units including 2 full time units. Dr. P.M. Dalal became the first full time professor in 1965. Dr. V.V. Shanbhag was the next full time professor to head the dept. He started several specialities viz. Nephrology, Diabetes, Thyroid, Hypertension, Asthma and Chronic Obstructive airway disease. Dr. V.R. Joshi took over the Dept. of Medicine and expanded the Rheumatology Clinic. Later Dr. K.D. Nihalani, Dr. A.J. Paidhunghat, Dr. N.E. Borges, Dr S.A. Kamath and Dr. S.T.Nabar headed the department. Presently Dr. D.S.Asgaonkar is the head of department.

Faculty

 

Sr. No.

Name

Designation

1

Dr. D.S. Asgaonkar

Professor and Head

2

Dr. G.C. Rajadhyaksha

Professor and Unit Head

3

Dr. Rosemarie deSouza

Professor, Unit Head and I/c MICU

4

Dr.  Vrinda K.  Kulkarni

Professor, Unit Head & I/c. Hematology

5

Dr. M.V. Kaneria

Associate prof. and Unit Head

6

Dr. S.G. Gosavi

Associate prof. and Unit Head

7

Dr. Sushma S. Gaikwad

Associate professor and I/c. A.R.T.

8

Dr. Seema H. Kini

Associate professor and I/c. Rheumatology

9

Dr. Sangita P.Aher

Associate professor

10

Dr.  Rakesh Bhadade

Associate Professor

11

Dr. Shilpa Karande

Assistant  Professor

12

Dr. Harshal Dhake

Assistant  Professor

13

Dr. Dilip Jadhav

Assistant  Professor

14

Dr. Ajay Kumar Singh                       

Assistant  Professor

15

Dr. Ameena Meah

Assistant  Professor

16

Dr. Krutika Kale

Assistant  Professor

17

Dr. Giselle Dsilva

Assistant  Professor

18

Dr. Krushna Chaudhari

Assistant  Professor

19

Dr. Saurabh Kamat

Assistant  Professor

20

Dr. Astha Ganeriwal

Assistant  Professor

21

Dr. Monali Nistane

Assistant  Professor

 

Medical Unit position from 14.02.11.

Sr.No.

OPD Day

Unit Chief

Associate Professor

Asst. Professor

01.

Monday

Dr. G.C. Rajadhyaksha

Dr. Sushma Gaikwad,

Dr. Ameena Meah

02.

Tuesday

Dr. D.S. Asgaonkar

Dr. Seema Kini

Dr. Harshal Dhake
Dr. Krutika Kale

03.

Wednesday

Dr. M.V.Kaneria

Unit chief is A.P.

Dr. Ajay Kumar Singh
Dr. Monali Nistane

04.

Thursday

Dr. S.G. Gosavi

Unit chief is A.P.

Dr. Shilpa Karande
Dr. Krushna Chaudhari

05.

Friday

Dr. V.K. Kulkarni

Dr. Sangita Aher

Dr. Giselle  Dsilva

06.

Saturday

Dr. Rosemarie deSouza

Dr. Rakesh Bhadade

Dr. Dilip Jadhav

07.

MICU

Dr. Rosemarie deSouza

 

Dr. Astha Ganeriwal

 

Location

 

Department

1st floor, College Building, Room no. 101,102,106

Outpatient Services

Medicine OPD    - 1st floor, OPD Bldg. OPD-11
Speciality OPDs - see table below

Wards

Males    - Wards No. 21, 22, 23 on 7th Floor & 
Females - No. 16 on 6th Floor, 17 on 5th Floor
of Main Hospital Building

Medical Intensive Care Unit

Ward No. 19, 6th Floor, Main Hospital Building

Research Laboratory

Room No. 107, 1st Floor, College Building

 

 


OPD Services

  • Daily from Monday-Saturday; New case paper issued from 8 am - 11 am.

Day

OPD

Emergency

Monday

Dr. G.C. Rajadhyaksha

Dr. V.K. Kulkarni

Tuesday

Dr. D.S. Asgaonkar 

Dr. Rosemarie deSouza

 Wednesday

Dr. M.V.Kaneria

Dr. G.C. Rajadhyaksha

 Thursday

Dr. S.G. Gosavi

Dr. D.S. Asgaonkar 

 Friday

Dr. V.K. Kulkarni

Dr. M.V. Kaneria

Saturday

Dr. Rosemarie deSouza

Dr. S.G. Gosavi

 

  • Indoor Services & Emergency Medical Care: Provided 24 hours a day and 365 days of the year.

Speciality Outpatient Services

    Name of OPD

    Location

    Day

    Timing

    Asthma & Obstructive Airway
    Disease

    OPD - 26

    Monday

    09.00 am - 12.30 pm

    Rheumatology

    OPD - 40

    Wednesday

    Saturday

    09.00 am - 12.30 pm
    01.30 pm - 03.00 pm
    09.00 am - 12.30 pm

    Hypertension

    OPD - 26

    Tuesday
    Friday

    09.00 am - 12.30 pm
    01.30 pm - 02.30 pm

    Senior Citizen

    OPD - 26

    Thursday

    11.30 am - 01.00 pm

    Comprehensive Health Care
    Clinic for HIV patients

    OPD - 14

    Wednesday

    11.00 am - 12.30 pm

    Alcohol Related Medical
    Disorder

    OPD - 41

    Wednesday

    10.00 am - 12.30 pm

    Tropical Medicine

    OPD - 26

    Friday

    11.00 am - 12.30 pm

     

Medicine Research Laboratory Staff:

Vacant

Sr. Scientific Officer

Mr. Sudhir Dhokar
Mrs. Vasanti Venugopal Iyengar

Jr. Scientific Officer & I/C
Jr. Respiratory Physiologist

Mrs. Meghna Pose

Laboratory Technician

Mrs. Kajal Parab
Miss. Dikshita Dubhele

Laboratory Technician
Laboratory Technician

Mr. Patil

Lab. Attendant

Mr. Vishram Rathod

Lab. Servant

 

Clerical Staff:

Miss. Anagha Palekar

Dietician

Vacant

Jr. Stenographer

Mrs. Chhaya P. Solunke

Clerk cum typist

Mrs. Pratibha Manjrekar

Store Assistant

Mrs. Rekha Bandekar

Record Assistant

Mr.  Ramrao  Jaybhaye

Peon

Vacant

Peon