Clinical Facilities in the Hospital :
There are seven units having 30 beds each [20 male + 10 female], a total of 210 beds, seven unit heads’ cabins, six teaching rooms spread out in two floors of the teaching hospital and one teaching room at OPD. The teaching rooms have LCD projectors connected to the OTs. A laboratory in the ward performs most of the biochemical and hematological tests. A laparoscopic surgical skills lab is set up in the ward having endotrainer, master DVDs and the latest books on laparoscopic surgery. A “clinical Skills lab” is undertaking the training in basic surgical skills, Suturing and knotting techniques and stapler anastomosis for surgery and allied speciality postgraduates. A gastro-intestinal endoscope suite is doing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Four out of the nine fully air conditioned free operation theatres are dedicated to the department in main OT complex and are equipped with state of the art gadgets. Two laparoscopic surgery sets are provided in the free OT. A minor OT is provided in the OPD for basic minor operations. Diabetic Foot Clinic is running in the OPD and it caters to all the diabetic patients for their foot assessment, prevention and treatment of foot problems.
Teaching Hospital Surgical Ward
Facilities in the College :
The department has about 110 sq meters in the college for the office and 80sq m for the seminar hall with a seating capacity for 50 people. There are two desktops with internet connection, three laptops, and an LCD projector. All PG seminars, symposia and journal clubs and many UG teaching programs are conducted on the laptops and LCD projectors. The department has a good collection of pathology specimens, x-rays and surgical instruments for teaching purpose. The departmental library has latest editions of 117 text books and reference books. Live streaming of operative workshops from different hospitals all over the country are beamed for the postgraduates. The department of general surgery has started a Cadaveric Skill Lab and has conducted 3 Cadaveric Skill Workshops where all complex and routine surgical procedures are demonstrated and performed by the postgraduate students.