DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SURGERY
HISTORY OF THE DEPARTMENT.
Chengalpattu medical college was started in 1965.Surgery department was initially functioning with 4 units. It was then upgraded to 5 units from October 1, 2018. Postgradute course was started in 1996 and 1 st batch had one 1 postgradute student.Later postgraduate student strength increased to 3 student by 2007.By 2010 postgradute student strength increased to 4 and by 2017 it increased further to 15 students. The Dynamic department is headed by two Professors with four Associate professors and seven Assistant professors , five senior resident and 45 Junior residents.Five surgical units functioning efficiently and serving patients with 24 hours tender care and treatment.
||Name of the Faculty
||DR. P. SANKARALINGAM
||DR. KARNAN SRINIVAS
||DR. P. PANDIAN
Type of course: 1. Medical 2. Paramedical. Name of the courses offered:
MBBS- UG course.
MS GENERAL SURGERY postgraduate course.
Eligibility- For UG course – pass in Higher secondary course.
For PG course- pass in MBBS. Course duration.
UG course : 5 ½ Years. PG course: 3 Years.
Sanctioned number of seats. UG course -100 seats.
PG course – 15 seats.
Affiliated University- Tamilnadu DR. Medical University.MGR.
- State Quota- NEET.
- All India Entrance Quota- NEET.
University examination details:
Every February 1st week- Final MBBS Regular examination. AUGUST month- Intermediate batch examination.
MAY- Final year MS PG exam
Name of the course offered : Theatre technician course
Eligibility : pass in HSC/10 th Duration of course : 1 year
Sanctioned no of seats : 20/year
Affiliated University : Tamilnadu DR.M.G.R. Medical university
Selection procedure : TN DR.M.G.R. Medical university selection committee by tamilnadu state govt....
Periodic academic activitesbheld in the department:
1). Journal club Meeting- Every month.
2). Symposium every month.
3).PG and UG surgifest every year.
4).Clinical society meeting every month.
5). Tumour board meeting.Also various National Conference papers were presented.
Prizes and Award constituted by the department:
MBBS Medal Exam in Surgery Services Offered
No. of units in the department - 5 Units.
OP Days and Timings – All Days in the week between 7.30 AM TO 12.00 PM. Bed strength of Department: 180 beds