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DEPARTMENT OF OTO-RHINO-LARYNGEOLOGY|
The ENT Department was already existing and it was manned by civil surgeon and assistant surgeon. When the hospital was attached to KAPV Govt. Medical college,In the year. The department continued with adequate number of faculty members as per MCI norms.
NAME OF THE COURSES OFFERED: MBBS
Eligibility: +2 with with merit base.
Course duration: 5.5 years
Sanctioned no. Of seats: 150 seats
Affiliated University: Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University
Selection Procedure: By application & Counselling by Selection Committe,Kilpauk, Chennai.
University examination details : Non semester system. Appearing for ENT Exam in 3rd year of curriculum.
PERIODIC ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES HELD IN THE DEPARTMENT:
*Everyday in the OPD cases are clinically demonstrated between 7:30 am and 9:30 a.m
*Between 10-a.m and 12 p.m general clinical will be conducted in the annexure.
*A group of students divided in batches are permitted to watch the ENT surgeries done in OT weekly twice.
*Theory classes are conducted in the afternoon at lecture halls in the college, twice a week.
*Exam going students will write internal assessment theory and clinical test apart from class tests.
RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION:
Prizes & Awards constituted by the dept.: Medal exam is conducted during every academic year and the best and 2nd best candidates are awarded a medal and certificate respectively.
CME’s Workshop conference conducted by the department :
Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Topic: CME Programme on FESS.
No. Of units in the Department-1
OP days & Timings : All days 7:30 am to 12:00pm
IP units & Admission days: ALL DAYS
Bed strength of department: 30 beds
Average OP: 3280cases/month
Average IP: 50cases /week
Type of surgeries performed:
1)Tonsillectomy & Adenoid curettage.
2)Nasal septal surgeries
- Submucosal resection of the septal cartilage
-Sinusoidal polyp removal
-Reduction of nasal bones fracture
-Functional endoscopic sinus surgery
-CSF Rhinorrhoea closure
3)All types of Mastoid surgeries
5)Head & Neck benign and oncological surgeries.
7)Submandibular salivary gland excision.
8)Minor surgeries like sebaceous cyst excision in the face and neck.
-Ear hole repair
-Neck node biopsy
-Incision & drainage of quinsy,septal abscess.
- Scopies & Foreign body Removal.
Special clinics conducted by the department:
2)Hearing impaired correction clinic
List of Laboratory tests performed:
1)Pure tone audiometry.
Average Laboratory Stastics: 2062 cases assessed with audiometry per year.
Professor - 1
Associate Professor - 1
Assistant Professor - 1
Senior Resident - 1
Junior Resident - 1