General Medicine

• The Department of General Medicine at Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College and Hospitals, Salem provides general and intensive care at individual and community level.

• UG teaching program started in 1995

• PG teaching program started in 2009

• We provide preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative health care services for all patients.

• We are providing round the clock, fully equipped Medical Intensive Care unit services by highly qualified MD Physicians and Postgraduates.

• Our services are supported by advanced diagnostic modalities.

• Weekly camps are conducted in rural health centers.

• Regular outreach camps are conducted along with other departments in and around Salem.

• All our faculties are pursuing research activities in addition to teaching and therapeutics.

• Clinical trials are also carried out.

 Subspeciality services offered:



Diabetology Clinic

Hematology Clinic

Hypertension Clinic

Endocrinology Clinic

Gastroenterology Clinic

Respiratory medicine clinic

Faculty Contact
Dr. S.R. Rangabashyham (Medical Superintendent and Professor) 98941 87784
Dr. R. Shanmugasundaram (Professor) 86103 14300
Dr. C. Arul Murugan (Professor & HOD) 97109 19719
Dr. K. Kirubhakaran (Registrar and Associate Professor) 97868 76687
Dr. S. Moogaambiga (Associate Professor) 98424 59677
Dr. G. Anand Kumar (Cardiologist and Assistant Professor) 99943 88900
Dr. Prasanna Vinayak (Assistant Professor) 97864 44144
Dr. Vimal Kumar (Assistant Professor) 99444 20205
Dr. A.C. Vaieramaigandan (Assistant Professor) 94426 30560
Dr. Pravin Selvam (Assistant Professor) 99522 86009
Dr. Pravin Selvam (Assistant Professor) 99522 86009
Dr. M. Nikita (Assistant Professor) 72999 87576
Dr. R. Vijayaraghavan (Senior Resident) 91596 55147
Dr. Prabu R. (Senior Resident) 94425 89983
Dr. Deepak Kumar B. (Senior Resident) 80566 71215
Dr. Madhusudhana Chakravarthi (Senior Resident) 96295 02226