General Medicine

Department Overview


The Department of Internal Medicine, Meitra Hospital, Kozhikode aims to provide the highest standards of Medical excellence in comprehensive preventive, diagnostic and curative medical services for all patients. We aim to provide quality primary and speciality care to adults.

We are eager to make our care, an “Exceptional personalized experience”, the Essence of Meitra.

The Department in phase one of inception, is to be manned by two consultants and assisted by a dedicated team of nurses and other support staff. The department effectively delivers most recent evidence based diagnostic and therapeutic care for all patients. Our doctors are specially trained to manage seriously ill patients suffering from advanced illness and/ or diseases of more than one system.

We cater to the general medical needs of our patients in the office, including disease prevention, early detection of disease, screening, patient education and follow-up care from hospitalization. In the hospital and ambulatory setting, we manage acute and chronic illness of our patients. We are also trained to meet the special needs of the geriatric population. We offer comprehensive health check up programme for adults with stress on obesity management. We provide medical cover to all surgical and other subspecialties with expertise.

Comprehensive care is offerd ; comprising of outpatient services, emergency care services, in patient care including consultation services and ICU care for all critically ill patients. To improve the quality of care, we believe in keeping up to date with medical knowledge and skills with focus on academic programmes and research activities.

The outpatient clinics of the Internal Medicine are located on the first floor in the general outpatient area. The Outpatient department will function daily 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM. Emergency services will be provided round the clock. Inpatient services are available throughout the day.

TREATMENTS AND SERVICES

  • Centre for Coronary Artery Disease Complex Angioplasty Procedures for Chronic occlusions and Calcific lesions
  • Centre for Aortic and Peripheral Vascular Disease Hybrid Procedures Limb-salvage Procedure for Peripheral arterial disease with laser and atherectomy devices to improve success
  • Centre for Rhythm Management and Heart Failure RF Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia and Atrial Fibrillation Device Therapy for Heart Failure ECMO and Ventricular Assist Devices (L-VAD) Dedicated Heart Failure Clinic Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Electrophysiology (EP) Lab with Cardiac Mapping