General Medicine or Internal Medicine deals with the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases. General Medicine is considered to be the foundation for several specialties, sub-specialties and super specialties. The department focuses on providing preventive, curative and rehabilitative measures. Evidence-based protocols in patient care and teaching are in place.
The Department is headed by Dr. C. Rajan, with 36 years of service. Besides Dr. C Rajan, the Department has Three Professors, Nine Assistant Professors, Seven Senior Residents and Eleven Junior Residents.