Year of establishment – 2005.One of the largest departments in RRMCH imparting training to UGs, PGS and dental students, providing quality surgical care to patients and pursuing research work.
The faculty consists of highly experienced surgeons and residents who endeavor to take students’ knowledge and skill in surgery to a higher level. Undergraduate students are trained with the belief that not only theoretical knowledge but also clinical observation and surgical skills shape the future of budding medical doctors. These faculty members remain upto date by regularly attending National and State Conferences and present scientific papers in these fora.The faculty surgeons at RRMCH are dedicated to improving standard of surgical care and are involved in clinical trials to advance treatment. The general surgeons work closely with super-specialists and faculty of other Departments at all times to diagnose and provide timely surgical intervention for complex conditions.
It is amply brought out in the departmental mission statement:
The Department aims to teach and train undergraduate and post graduate students to learn the art of making cognizant decisions in the management of surgical ailments and their complications. The faculty shall strive to make our students competent doctors at par with doctors from any other internationally known medical institution and to be able to treat patients with compassion. In addition untiring efforts will be made to promote research activities by providing all necessary infrastructure and facilities.
Department consists of well equipped Operation Theatre, Endoscopy, Laproscopic instruments, Surgical emergencies are handled 24/7, along with availability of Surgical Intensive Care facility. The Department has 4 units of doctors providing OPD services from Monday to Friday and on Saturday and Sunday on rotation basis.
CURRICULUM – MS (GEN SURG)
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